Did you know that some of Jesus’ disciples were women? He chose other disciples beyond the Twelve. He also chose the Seventy, and the gender of the Seventy is not mentioned. Origen said that Andronicus and Junia were among the Seventy whom Jesus sent out and that Junia was a woman.
The Samaritan woman at the Well. Jesus came to the small city of Sychar, about eight miles southeast of the city of Samaria, where He met a Samaritan woman. There are several important things to note about the encounter with this woman.
Luke 10:39-42 gives us a clear example of a woman called to be a disciple. Jesus was invited into to the house of Martha and Mary at the village of Bethany. Martha went right to work in the traditional role of hosting and preparing a meal for Jesus while Mary chose to sit at […]