Tagged: leadership

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Aspiring Mormon Women Events

written by Naomi Watkins Awhile back we featured the origin story of the awesome group Aspiring Mormon Women, a non-profit organization that supports and encourages LDS women’s educational and professional endeavors. This month, AMW...

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Coercion within a Church that Values Agency

Mormons believe that agency (free will) is fundamental to the gospel of Jesus Christ. Our scriptures teach that agency is God’s gift and plan for us: Moses 4:3 Wherefore, because that Satan rebelled against me, and sought...

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God Recognizes the Matriarchy

Last Sunday in Sunday School, we discussed the book of Judges. As a Mormon feminist, my normal instinct is to turn to the Deborah chapters and start chattering away on prophetesses and female judges. However,...

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Sacred Music: “Be strong! Stand up! Lead out!”

In a few weeks, Mormon women will attend General Women’s Meeting.  This will be the first General Women’s Meeting in many years, but not the first ever.  The return to the old  format has...