27 May '14, 3pm

New Post: "#YesAllWomen: I Will Not Be Silent Anymore" by Teresa K. Pecinovsky

When you grow up in a small denomination the whole church feels like your extended family. This was especially true for me after attending a denominational college and working overseas with missionaries from my church tradition. Mentors, professors, ministers, fellow missionaries—they were all part of a web of family ties that eventually connected with each other. So it was no surprise to me that one of my mentors at college, a well-respected professor and minister, responded to one of my missions e-mails. He was encouraging and warm and I appreciated hearing from him, being so far away from home and having just graduated from college. I was 23 years old, ready for the adventure of adulthood and ministry. What I didn’t expect was how his relationship with me changed over the next few months. He started e-mailing me from his personal e-mail address early on. I didn’t have a...

Full article: http://rachelheldevans.com/blog/yesallwomen-i-will-not-be...

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