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Topics of Concern Encountered in Ministry

BOW’s short, conversational videos/podcast episodes help inform you about common issues that arise in ministry. Whether you minister to one person or many, there is a series or episode for you.

Ministering to Gen Z

How can the church respond well to the needs of Gen Z? Nika Spaulding provides helpful insights. Or connect to the podcast.

–with Nika Spaulding and Kay Daigle

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Gender and Scripture

Dr. Sandra Glahn discusses common misconceptions about gender and scriptural applications. Connect to the podcast.

–with Dr. Sandra Glahn and Claudia McGuire

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Re-Imagining Discipleship

The state of the American church suggests that our discipleship models need re-thinking. Access the video series below, or listen to the podcast episodes: A Theological Perspective, A Spiritual Formation Perspective, A Church Leader Perspective, A Missions Perspective and A Kingdom Perspective.

–with Nika Spaulding, Debbie Swindoll, Elizabeth Woodson, Susan Binion & Kay Daigle.

Download either Resources on Re-Imagining Discipleship or Kingdom Prayers

Leadership Lessons from the Life of Moses

Jodie Niznik shares lessons from Moses’ life in this 4-part series. You can also access the episodes on BOW’s podcast: God’s CallGod Knows BestPoint People to God and Tempted to Accommodate.

–with Jodie Niznik and Kay Daigle.

Women in Public Ministry: Revisiting the Issue Series

Current scholarship requires reconsidering the biblical stories of women according to Dr. Sandra Glahn. Connect to the videos below, or access the podcast episodes: the 1st, the 2nd, or the 3rd.

–with Dr. Sandra Glahn and Kay Daigle

Millennials: The Good, the Bad, and the Ministry Series

Nika Spaulding provides insights into Millennials in the video series below. Or access the podcast episodes: Identifying Them, Ministering TO Millennials, Ministering WITH Millennials and Millennials and Fame.

– with Nika Spaulding and Kay Daigle
Millennials series
Resource on Millennials

Fight Right Series

Ministry often involves conflict. Watch the series with Oletha Barnett below, or link to the podcast episodes: 1-The Nature of Conflict, 2-Biblical Resolution and 3-Accepting Others’ Differences.

–with Oletha Barnett and Kay Daigle

Fight Right Resource
Series focused on Leaders:  Empowering Leaders to Strive & Thrive through Conflict

Empowering Leaders To Survive & Thrive through Conflict Series

Has conflict occurred under your leadership? This series with Dr. Sue Edwards provides practical help for leaders.

– with Sue Edwards and Kay Daigle
Survive & Thrive Through Conflict series
Watch the series on Conflict basics:  Fight Right

Sexual Identity & Gender Identity

Dr. Sandra Glahn and Dr. Gary Barnes explain how identity is formed and provide insight into how the church and individuals can wisely respond biblically. You can also access this conversation on our podcast.

–with Dr. Sandra GlahnDr. Gary Barnes and Kay Daigle

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40 Questions About Women in Ministry

The authors of the book 40 Questions About Women in Ministry, discuss the biblical understanding behind competing perspectives on several crucial issues. Watch the video below, or listen to the podcast.

–with Dr. Sue Edwards and Kelley Mathews.

Post-Roe: Supporting Mothers & Babies

Sharifa Stevens suggests ways to live out a pro-life ethic now that Roe has been overturned. Listen to or download the podcast.

–with Sharifa Stevens and Kay Daigle

Sexual Abuse and the Church

Mary DeMuth, author of We Too: How the Church Can Respond Redemptively to the Sexual Abuse Crisis, discusses this topic for BOW. You can also access it on our podcast.

–with Mary DeMuth and Kelley Mathews

Diversity of a Different Kind

Oletha Barnett, author of Diversity of a Different Kind, provides help in dealing well with our differences with others. Listen to or download the podcast.

–with Oletha Barnett and Kelley Mathews

Seven Points to Improve Relationships Resource

Leading Toward Racial Reconciliation Series

Grow in your understanding of the racial divide and how each of us can help. Access all the videos below or the podcast episodes at What is White Privilege, It’s a Gospel Issue or Reconciliation 101.

–with Sharifa Stevens and Kelley Mathews

Resources on Racial Issues

Beginning the Road to Racial Reconciliation Series

All believers can take healing steps toward our brothers and sisters. Connect to the videos below or the podcast episodes: “Where to Begin,” “Evaluating and Listening,” “Do’s and Don’ts” and “Empathy not Sympathy.”

–with Sharifa Stevens and Susan Seay

Resources on Racial Issues

The Forgotten Ones: Singles and the Church Series

How does the church minister well to singles? Connect to the videos below or the podcast episodes: Part 1-Where We ArePart 2-Where We Should Be and Part 3-How to Get Where We Should Be.

– with Elizabeth Woodson and Kay Daigle

It’s Time for a RelationSHIFT Series

In light of #metoo and #churchtoo, how do we move forward with men and women working together? Dr. Jackie Roese discusses the issues in this short 3-part series.

– with Dr. Jackie Roese and Kay Daigle