Serving women in smaller churches comes with its distinctive challenges and blessings.
In this episode of In:Dependence, Rachel Sloan (FIEC Director for Women's Ministry) and Elinor Magowan (FIEC Director for Women's Ministry and former women's worker at Whitby Evangelical Church) are joined by Emily Fenning (Beccles Baptist Church, Suffolk) and Dawn Thomson (Spen Valley Church, West Yorkshire) to talk about women's ministry in a smaller church context.
00:00 - Introduction
01:41 - What is ministry like in your context?
06:05 - How has women's ministry developed since you came to the church?
17:51 - The difficulties of women's ministry in smaller churches
22:06 - The blessings of women's ministry in smaller churches
29:12 - Tips for those considering women's ministry
You can watch a video of this podcast and access further resources for church leaders on the FIEC website.
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