A Plea to My Millennial Sisters*: Keep Ringing the Bell To Keep the Doors From Swinging Backwards for Your Daughters & Theirs… (* & brothers)
Author: Emily Nielsen Jones (Member, Women Moving Millions)
Originally posted on October 26, 2015 on LinkedIn
“But our position on women in leadership is really not a major issue. It’s just a minor issue to us, not a core matter of faith.” (a representative of a popular Ivy League campus ministry at eight schools speaking about their “complementarian” organizational structure which limits top leadership positions to men)
Have you too heard this familiar refrain? Or said something along these lines?
Do you ever have this palpable sense that history isn’t just some distant set of events that you read about in a history book but rather feels very real and present? That was my day yesterday. The past in the present, the present in the past. A quintessential bloggable moment triggered by that nice little, well-intended refrain above. Just a minor thing…