History of Women in Ministry

The discussion about ‘women in ministry’ is not something new, it has been doing the rounds for a long time. The first time that the General Conference discussed this was in 1881. At that time the church was not prepared to install women as pastors with the same status as men. Later – as in[…]

Women in ministry

Recently there has been a remarkable shift taking place in the discussion regarding female pastors in the church. Originally, the discussion was directed on the question of whether or not it is a step too far to ordain women pastors. At the moment the remark is often heard that there should be no female pastors[…]