The Pew Research Center has released information about women in top positions of religious leadership. Pew’s finding: women as top religious leaders are rare. When it comes to Adventist leadership, women are extremely rare.
The number of male Seventh-day Adventist ministers relinquishing in their ordained minister credentials in favor of commissioned minister credentials—the credentials available to their women colleagues—grew again last week as pastors in the North Pacific Union Conference handed in their ordination credentials.
News broke this afternoon that Dr. Ben Carson has oficially ended his bid for the White House. The news comes only days after a dismal showing on Super Tuesday, and the announcement that he would not participate in yesterday's Republican debate. A world-renowned former pediatric neurosurgeon with a large following among conservative Christians, Carson failed throughout his campaign to turn popularity with Evangelicals into votes.