Slavery in America was built on the premise that the worst white man was better than the best black man.   Male chauvinism in the church is built on the premise that the least qualified man is more qualified than the most qualified female.    Floyd E. Rose, from "An Idea Whose Time has Come"

Gender Equality and Inclusivity In The Churches of Christ

Where The Spirit Leads

This Site is directed to the Churches of Christ,

the fellowship of Christians of my family's spiritual heritage.

However, it is also intended for all Christian churches

who practice gender restrictions, exclusion, and discrimination.


The video interview of Lauren King, Preaching Intern

4th Ave Church of Christ in Franklin, TN is no longer available.

Patrick Mead, minister at 4th Ave, tells the story in his blog



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The background is a photo taken by Wiley Clarkson at Cross of our Lord, Groom, Texas

        member of  CBE International and CBE Houston