Pastor Jason shared a message of our Weselyan-holiness understanding of the original purpose of women, the result of the curse, and the reverse of the curse. Through that lens, we walked through 1 Timothy 2:11-15 to a deeper understanding of God’s intention for women as a part of the Kingdom of God and leadership in the church as complementary partners in the ministry of reconciliation.
If you would like to read more about this very important issue, please navigate to each resources for further study.
1 & 2 Timothy / Titus: A Commentary in the Wesleyan Tradition (New Beacon Bible Commentary) (Paperback)
Women in Ministry Webpage at nazarene.org
Who’s Who Among Biblical Women Leaders (Article)
Mutuality: Let Women Speak (Rachel Held Evans)
Nazarene Statement on Women in Ministry (Nazarene.org)
Additional threads of thought were incorporated from Rev. Marie Fitts of North Pole, Alaska, Rev. Scott Daniels’s (College Church in Nampa, Idaho) sermon at the NNU PalCon 2016, & Carla Sunberg’s sermon at the NNU PalCon 2016.
Nikiski Nazarene Church
Physical: 44813 Kenai Spur Highway, Kenai, AK 99611
Mailing: PO Box 8409, Nikiski, AK 99635
10:15 a.m. – Coffee & Conversation
10:45 a.m. – Morning Worship
5:30 p.m. – Family Dinner
6:15 p.m. – Children’s Ministry
6:15 p.m. – Student Ministry