Housewife Theologian

The Gospel Interrupting the Ordinary

Reading Reflection:

Feminine Threads, Diana Lynn Severance (Christian Focus, 2011) There are so many awesome women shared in this book (along with some characters).  I wanted to pass on a bit of wisdom from America’s first English poet, Anne Bradstreet (1612-1672).  Anne and her husband, who was the governor of Massachusetts at this important time, had eight […]

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Reading Reflection:

Feminine Threads, Diana Lynn Severance (Christian Focus, 2011) This is a fascinating book about the service and influence of women in the church from the apostolic age through modern times.  I thought I’d share an interesting excerpt from a mother in the mid-9th century.  Her name is Dhuoda, and she had two sons.  Her husband, Bernard […]

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