Gender Issues

Complementarianism as a Worldview 

By Owen Strachan | 9Marks Journal: Complementarianism & the Local Church | 03.19.2015

Complementarianism has explanatory power on a range of major, life-shaping matters. But more than this, it has apologetic power, both in the living of this doctrine, and the speaking.

My Journey to Complementarianism

By GraceAnna Castleberry | 9Marks Journal: Complementarianism & the Local Church | 03.19.2015

You will be the first and primary example to your children of God’s intentions for marriage and family.

Pastors’ Forum: How do you equip women in your church for ministry?

By B. Johnson, D. Furman, G. Conner, J. Rinne, J. Sanchez, M. McConnell, M. McKinley, P. Martin, R. Fullerton, T. Mercer | 9Marks Journal: Complementarianism & the Local Church | 03.19.2015

How do you equip women in your church for ministry?

Why Complementarianism Is Crucial to Discipleship

By Jonathan Leeman | 9Marks Journal: Complementarianism & the Local Church | 03.18.2015

You can maintain belief in the gospel apart from a complementarian conception of discipleship, but your vision of discipleship will work against such belief, not for it.

Four Truths About Complementarian Marriage

By Gavin Peacock | 9Marks Journal: Complementarianism & the Local Church | 03.17.2015

Here are four biblical truths pastors should teach with respect to marriage, manhood, and womanhood, not just for the sake of marriage, but for the sake of the gospel.

The Egalitarian Impulse in the Black Church

By Steven Harris | 9Marks Journal: Complementarianism & the Local Church | 03.12.2015

This present problem of gender roles in the black church is rooted in past pain.

From Lesbianism to Complementarianism

By Jackie Hill-Perry | 9Marks Journal: Complementarianism & the Local Church | 03.11.2015

He was a man, and she was a woman. Similar, yet different—and she hated it.

Discipling Guys

By Andy Davis | 9Marks Journal: Complementarianism & the Local Church | 03.10.2015

Boys don’t enter the world knowing how to be godly men. They have to be trained.

Complementarianism and the Single Woman

By Katie Van Dyke | 9Marks Journal: Complementarianism & the Local Church | 03.09.2015

Complementarianism is not just for married women. It’s for single women, too.

Complementarianism in the Gray Areas

By Jodi Ware | 9Marks Journal: Complementarianism & the Local Church | 03.05.2015

Can a woman teach a mixed-gender Sunday school class? Is she allowed to guest preach?

A Complementarian Where You Least Expect Her

By Courtney Reissig | 9Marks Journal: Complementarianism & the Local Church | 03.04.2015

While not all Millennial women claim to be feminist—and some may even reject the label—you would be hard-pressed to find a woman under 40 who doesn’t have some form of feminism living inside of her. I was no different.

Complementarianism and the Single Man

By Mathew Freeman | 9Marks Journal: Complementarianism & the Local Church | 03.03.2015

Hey guys, you don’t have to be married to pursue leadership, provision, and protection.

Counsel for a Complementarian Pastor

By Jen Wilkin | 9Marks Journal: Complementarianism & the Local Church | 03.02.2015

It’s a pastor’s privilege to cultivate a discipleship vision for every woman in his church. But how do you do it?

Complementarianism and the Next Generation

By Daniel Schreiner | 9Marks Journal: Complementarianism & the Local Church | 02.25.2015

Most millennials have never heard of complementarianism. So how do we teach and model it to them well?

Art, Beauty, and Complementarianism

By DW | 9Marks Journal: Complementarianism & the Local Church | 02.24.2015

The primeval account of the first man and woman has long inspired artists because the Garden’s themes of God, love, desire, and sin still dominate the drama of men and women today.