Articles by Amy Petery

The So-Called "Feminization of the Church" is Not the Problem for Men

By Amy Petery | Feb 07, 2012 at 7:20 AM

Droves of male students were flocking to a meeting on campus during my first year in seminary. I do not remember what it was called, but it had to do with why there aren’t more men in churches. I walked alongside one male friend who was all pumped up about the event; he was commenting about “effeminate” churches.