When we do just a little bit of digging we discover how women were and are viewed in the Middle East (including North Africa and Israel) is the backdrop for the traditional church. The effects of the patriarchal system of ancient times can be seen still in the Middle East.
JESUS treated women with respect and honor. The Holy Spirit treats/treated women as worthy of calling to service/ministry.
WOMEN CONFERENCE PRESIDENTS,
A FORGOTTEN HISTORY
Official news magazine of the Seventh‑day Adventist Church in the South Pacific.
PHOTOGRAPH DISCOVERED of Pioneer Adventist Woman Minister.
Photo of Sarah Lindsey publicly shared for the first time at CALLED pastors’ convention.
Michael W. Campbell, North American Division News
(Click on the picture to read the article in the ADVENTIST REVIEW)
MISS JENNIE BURDICK ELECTED BY WEST VIRGINIA CONFERENCE COMMITTEE TO SERVE AS SECRETARY-TREASURER (1915)
(Click on the ARTICLE to read directly from the Columbia Union Visitor, November 24, 1915) scroll down to page eight.
LEARNING AND FUN AT ELLEN WHITE’S HOUSE IN AUSTRALIA
In costume, workers greeted visiting students and discussed White’s work and legacy.
David Jones, Adventist Record