The Resource Half the church: : recapturing God's global vision for women, Carolyn Custis James, (electronic resource)

Half the church: : recapturing God's global vision for women, Carolyn Custis James, (electronic resource)

Label
Half the church: : recapturing God's global vision for women
Title
Half the church:
Title remainder
recapturing God's global vision for women
Statement of responsibility
Carolyn Custis James
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Language
eng
Summary
Women comprise at least half the world, and usually more than half the church, but so often Christian teaching to women either fails to move beyond a discussion of roles or assumes a particular economic situation or stage of life. This all but shuts women out from contributing to God's kingdom as they were designed to do. Furthermore, the plight of women in the Majority World demands a Christian response, a holistic embrace of all that God calls women and men to be in his world. The loudest voices speaking into women's lives in the twenty-first century thus far come from either fundamentalist Islam or radical feminism. And neither can be allowed to carry the day. The Bible contains the highest possible view of women and invests women's lives with cosmic significance regardless of their age, stage of life, social status, or culture. Carolyn Custis James unpacks three transformative themes the Bible presents to women that raise the bar for women and calls them to join their brothers in advancing God's gracious kingdom on earth. These new images of what can be in Christ free women to embrace the life God gives them, no matter what happens. Carolyn encourages readers with a positive, kingdom approach to the changes, challenges, and opportunities facing women throughout the world today
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
Midwest
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1948-
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James, Carolyn Custis
Dewey number
270.8/3082
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Literary text for sound recordings
other
PerformerNote
Read by Ruth Bloomquist
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  • Bloomquist, Ruth
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  • Women in Christianity
  • Women and religion
Target audience
adult
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Label
Half the church: : recapturing God's global vision for women, Carolyn Custis James, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11617725
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Publication
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digital storage
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MWT11617725
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Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (6hr., 02 min.))
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unknown
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  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
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digital.
Publisher number
MWT11617725
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unknown
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access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
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other
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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Label
Half the church: : recapturing God's global vision for women, Carolyn Custis James, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11617725
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
MWT11617725
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (6hr., 02 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT11617725
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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