My latest guest post is up on Christians for Biblical Equality.
Recently, a friend of mine was asked why she chose to work, and not stay home full-time with her child, even though her husband makes enough money to support their family. The question is unsurprising given the ongoing pressure on Christian women to prioritize home and family over career. It seems that Christian women are still expected to choose between the public and the private.
The question my friend was asked is rooted in a misunderstanding of women’s equal value, ontologically and functionally, in God’s eyes. This gendered question belies a complete understanding of Christian calling.
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