5 Feminist Reads for the Summer

3 comments Written on May 24th, 2016     
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Mandi Cherico recently graduated with a Master of Divinity from North Park Theological Seminary in Chicago. Born on the East Coast and raised in the Midwest, her interests include feminism, aesthetics, and Beyonce.

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Growing up, I didn’t know what feminism




WOMEN WHO CHANGED THE WORLD

2 comments Written on May 18th, 2016     
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Jo Ann Deasy is an ordained Covenant pastor currently serving as the director of institutional initiatives and student research at the Association of Theological Schools in Pittsburgh, PA.

Antoinette_Louisa_Brown_BlackwellSeveral years ago, as part of my doctoral dissertation, I had the




Striving For Imperfection

4 comments Written on May 10th, 2016     
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Megan Herrold is a pastoral intern at Resurrection Covenant Church in Chicago. She is currently pursuing an MA in Christian Formation at North Park Theological Seminary, and is the seminary’s student representative on the ECC Commission on Biblical Gender Equality.



Strong

5 comments Written on May 3rd, 2016     
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IMG_2539Rev. Cathy Kaminski is the lead pastor at Trinity Community Church in Cincinnati, OH. Her entire life she has had the privilege of knowing and being influenced by strong women. Her hope is that she can follow and be that



Words Matter

3 comments Written on April 26th, 2016     
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LizRev. Elizabeth (Liz) Jensen is an ordained Covenant Pastor serving as the solo pastor of the Evangelical Covenant Church of Venice Isle in Venice, FL. She serves as the treasurer of Advocates for Covenant Clergy Women (ACCW). She recently completed



Empowered Women

2 comments Written on April 20th, 2016     
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Evelmyn Ivens works at the Christian Community Development Association (CCDA) in Chicago and graduated from North Park Theological Seminary in 2013 with a MA in Theological Studies. Enjoys traveling and learning about other cultures. She’s passionate about issues of immigration,



Discovering What You Didn’t Know Was Missing

6 comments Written on April 13th, 2016     
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Nilwona Nowlin currently serves as the Administrative Specialist for Governance for the ECC and is a member of the Christian Community Development Association and the Redbud Writers Guild. In her “spare time,” she teaches workshops about living successfully as



The Imposter Syndrome

8 comments Written on April 6th, 2016     
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Jo Ann Deasy is an ordained Covenant pastor currently serving as the director of institutional initiatives and student research at the Association of Theological Schools in Pittsburgh, PA.

DSCN4879 (1)An article recently popped up on my Facebook newsfeed entitled, “Do Women




Do Women Have to Be Twice as Good as Men?

2 comments Written on March 30th, 2016     
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Rev. Corrie Gustafson is 1 of 11 pastors who lead Peninsula Bible Church in Palo Alto, California. She serves as the ACCW board liaison for the Pacific Southwest Conference. Check out her blog at pastorwithapurse.com

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Leaders on the Margins

4 comments Written on March 21st, 2016     
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Nilwona Nowlin currently serves as the Administrative Specialist for Governance for the ECC and is a member of the Christian Community Development Association and the Redbud Writers Guild. In her “spare time,” she teaches workshops about living successfully as