Why Christians Should Care About Women’s History Month


During the month of March, you’re probably engrossed in March Madness or relishing the first days of spring. These are good things. But have you paused to ponder about Women’s History Month?

Women’s History Month is a time to reflect on women’s contributions to society. As Christians looking through the lens of the Gospel, it is vital to see the impact of those who have gone before.

Why do we need Women’s History Month? The truth is that we don’t often think about the impact women have made on the church, on our lives or on the culture as a whole. But all of us, whether consciously or subconsciously, have been directly influenced by mothers, grandmothers and other women in our lives.

We experience freedoms because of women we will never know. Our faith has been influenced by women in the Bible and throughout church history.

Women’s history, then, is shared history. We must learn about our past to see how it affects the present and how it will continue to affect our future.

Why, then, should Christians care about Women’s History Month? Here are three key reasons.  …Read More.