Can Women Minister? – 1 Timothy 2:11-16

Let a woman learn quietly with all submissiveness. I do not permit a woman to teach or to exercise authority over a man; rather, she is to remain quiet. For Adam was formed first, then Eve; and Adam was not deceived, but the woman was deceived and became a transgressor. Yet she will be saved …

Revelation 2:1-7 – Ephesus

2:1  “To the angel of the assembly in Ephesus, a name which according to many scholars means “beloved.”  Ephesus was the capital of the province of Asia, and had a population of nearly a quarter of a million people.  It had a marvelous natural harbor that made it a favored port-of-call for ships from every …