‘Headship’: We’ve got the Wrong Idea

The idea that ‘headship’ equals ‘superior value’ is our idea, not God’s. When we realise that the relationship between man and woman is designed to imitate the relationship between God and Christ, we recognise that both roles are equally glorious.   Disclaimer: this passage speaks into a culture where A) gender distinctions were pretty black[…]

Practice that Brings Honour or Dishonour

The way we live speaks volumes – and we see in today’s passage that the practice of some men and women in the Corinthian church was not honouring to God and their community. 1 Corinthians 11:1-16 1 Follow my example, as I follow the example of Christ. 2 I praise you for remembering me in everything and for holding to[…]