What is the Role of Women in the Church? : A Conversation with Young Adults, Pt. 2

What is the role of women in the church? Can they be pastors? Should they be allowed to preach? What about teaching small group Bible studies or seminary classes? These questions have divided the church for decades.  And how Christians answer them generally depends on the camp to which they belong. So-called “complementarians” and “egalitarians”

MBI Administrators Fail to Uphold Doctrine: Hire, Then Fire Female Pastor/Oppose Profs Who Report Drift

In the wake of allegations that Moody Bible Institute (MBI) is drifting theologically, the institute has consistently maintained that there is no drift, and that all its faculty are faithful to “Moody’s stated beliefs and mission.” Yet according to a lawsuit filed last week, Moody knowingly hired a woman who’s an ordained minister to teach

BREAKING: MBI President & COO Resign; Provost Retires

The Moody Bible Institute today announced the resignations of President Paul Nyquist and Chief Operating Officer Steve Mogck, and the retirement of Provost Junias Venugopal. As I first reported Friday, the administration was facing serious allegations including allowing professors who deny the inerrancy of Scripture to teach at the institute and write curriculum; permitting a

A Luxury Suite, Questionable Loan to Officer, & Gambling: The Disturbing Truth About Leadership at MBI

As a Christian non-profit ministry supported by donors and dedicated to equipping believers to make disciples around the world, the Moody Bible Institute (MBI) should maintain the highest ethical standards among its leadership. Sadly, this has not been the case in recent years. From maintaining a luxury suite for a famous board member to questionable

Feminism: It’s the Word of the Year, But It May Not Mean What You Think it Means

Feminism.  It’s Mirriam-Webster’s word of the year.  And it’s no wonder with the Women’s March last January, the #MeToo Campaign this Fall – and the Boy Scouts’ decision in October to allow girls into their organization.  Women are flexing their collective muscle like never before, so it’s not surprising that feminism was looked up more

Video: Grad Student Faces University Inquisition For “Transphobic” Thought Crime

This is one of the most chilling exchanges I’ve ever heard, revealing the shocking level to which the thought police are exerting their influence on college campuses and obliterating free speech.  Lindsay Shepherd, a graduate student and TA at Wilfrid Laurier University in Ontario, dared to show a video clip featuring University of Toronto professor