Zelophehad’s Daughters

Ordination Envy

Posted by Lynnette

Last weekend, I went to the United Church of Christ to attend an ecclesiastical council, at which a good friend of mine was a candidate for ordination—the culmination of many years of discernment and work. It was fascinating to see the process.

Being a 30-something Single in the Church: Part V, the Law of Chastity

Posted by Seraphine

I apologize for the delay in this series. First semester grades and comments were due this past month, and work takes priority over blogging. But here’s a new post, and there will be more to come… I have been obedient to the law of chastity for my entire dating life. I’ve skirted the boundaries once […]

Feminism is Not a Trial

Posted by Lynnette

Like every other human being on the planet, there are things in my life that I would consider trials. Mental health wackiness. Being single in a married church. Financial insecurity, and wondering whether I’ll ever get a job. However, the fact that my perspective on the church is informed by feminism is not one of […]