Young Women's Voices

We recognize that young women often struggle to connect with their faith community in ways that seem relevant to their lives. With this in mind we offer a space for young women to connect with each other, to find a source of inspiration and a sense of understanding. We hope that this space will act a catalyst, enabling young women to claim their public voice and lead the way forward not only in their churches, but in their local and global communities.

Articles

August 17, 2007

Biographical Information:

Name: Emily BealAge: 24Race/Ethnicity: CaucasianLocation: New York, NYField/job: Episcopal Intern

 

 

Interview Questions:

What do you believe the Church’s mission is? I believe that the church’s mission is about GRACE. It’s...

August 17, 2007

Biographical Information:

Name: Kathryn NishibayashiAge: 24Race/Ethnicity: Asian-American and WhiteLocation: Glendale, CAField/job: Graduate student in Human Development and Education, and a part-time elementary school teacher aide

 

 

Interview Questions:

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August 17, 2007

» 26 years old » YASC (South Africa) 2006-2007 » Province IV

Virginia was born an Episcopalian, but didn’t become active in the church until she went to college. Her life plan was to get a degree in business and work at an investment banking firm. She describes her roots as having...

August 17, 2007

Biographical Information:

Name: Amanda AkesAge: 23Race/Ethnicity: CaucasianLocation: Boston, MAField/job: Student

 

 

Interview Questions:

What do you believe the Church’s mission is? I believe the Church’s mission is to restore all people to right...

August 17, 2007

Biographical Information:

Name: Wanda NorrisAge: --Race/Ethnicity: African AmericanLocation: Chicago, ILField/job: Playground Supervisor

 

 

Interview Questions:

What do you believe the Church’s mission is? I believe the mission of the church is to spread...

August 16, 2007

(The Rev.) Miguelina Espinal

» 32 years old » Associate Program Officer for Young Adult Ministry » Province IX » Ordained Priest (Diocese of the Dominican Republic)

Miguelina describes herself as a cradle Episcopalian, and one that has been quite involved and active in the Church...

August 16, 2007

» 27 years old

» Dicoese of Nebraska (Church of the Resurrection, Omaha) » Young Adult Service Corps (Cuernavaca, Mexico) » Resurrection House (Omaha, NE)

Denise has spent much of her life bridging two worlds. She grew up in an interfaith family, her mother Jewish and her growing...

The Younger Women’s Task Force, a project of the National Council of Women’s Organizations, is a

A permanent task force of young feminists aged 30 or under, appointed by the president of the Na

Guided by a vision of a just and safe world where power and possibility are not limited by gende