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27 November 2015

Resources for women in ministry

Resources for women in ministry

Women as ministers and leaders: Some useful groups and websites

CPAS Women in Leadership
Exists to develop women in Christian leadership for effective mission and ministry. Organises training events and offers mentoring for female leaders. Reading lists and articles are also available for download.

A network of women ordained into the Anglican Church from across the evangelical spectrum.

Sophia Network
The Sophia Network exists to empower and equip women in leadership, and to champion the full equality of women and men in the church.

W.A.T.C.H. Women and the church
A group that campaigns to see women take their place as bishops alongside men in the Church of England.

South Eastern Baptist Association Women's Ministry
Seeks to encourage women, whether they are ministers or not, in their Christian faith, to offer teaching and fellowship.  It works with networks and churches in the South East.

Project 3:28
Exists to see the UK church embrace gender justice. By standing together as men and women committed to change, we want to bring a prophetic message of equality to the church.

Gifted for Leadership
A blog from the team at Christianity Today

Christians for Biblical Equality
CBE exists to promote biblical justice and community by promoting their view that the Bible calls women and men to share authority equally in service and leadership in the home, church, and world.

The Council on biblical manhood and womanhood
A site established by a group of American pastors and academics that has a complete archive of articles from the Journal of Biblical manhood and womanhood, book reviews texts of sermons that present complementarian views and a “Gender blog”

Women as ministers and leaders: Books and Courses

7 Deadly sins of women in leadership From Next leadership http://www.nextleadership.org/programmes/7-deadly-sins-of-women-in-leadership/

The Gender Agenda: discovering God’s plan for church leadership by Lis Goddard and Clare Hendry. ISBN 1844744949 Published by IVP 2010.

Growing Women Leaders By Rosie Ward. ISBN 184101575X Published by BRF

How I changed my mind about women in leadership: compelling stories from prominent evangelicals. ISBN 0310293154 Published by Zondervan 2010

Influential: Women in leadership in church, work and beyond by Jo Saxton ISBN 0340995334  published by Hodder and Stoughton 2011

Dear church: Intimate letters from women in ministry by Dorothy D France ISBN 0827206399 published by Chalice Press 2010

The Gender Agenda: discovering God’s plan for church leadership by Lis Goddard and Clare Hendry. ISBN 1844744949 Published by IVP 2010.

Discovering Biblical Equality: complementarity without hierarchy edited by R W Pierce and R M Groothuis Published by Apollos 2005

Two views on women in ministry edited by J R Beck and C L Blomberg ISBN 031025437x Published by Zondervan 2005

Mutality a magazine from egalitarian organisation CBE International http://www.cbeinternational.org/resource/journal/mutuality

This listing is provided for information only as introduction to the topic and is not intended to be complete listing for the topic or an indication of the views of the Evangelical Alliance.