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1 POSTS 0 COMMENTSErik Odegard serves at Spurgeon College as the director of Fusion, which equips and sends students to make disciples in hard places alongside IMB missionaries and NAMB church planters. He holds a BA in Christian ministry (cross-cultural studies concentration) and a master of theological studies from Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. Erik has served as an elder of Cross Fellowship Church since 2018. He and his wife, Morgan, have been married since 2014 and live in Missouri with their dog, Finn, and a house filled with Fusion alumni.
While the American church continues to wrestle and debate about the question "What does the Bible say about female preachers?" Theologian N.T. Wright says the New Testament is clear.
What does the Bible say about women? Let's help girls know that they are precious in the sight of God and they are powerful and important in the kingdom of God.
"Jesus is the great equalizer," says Danielle Strickland. "He’s the great liberator for all peoples"—and that includes women in the church.