Resources

If you want to go fast, travel alone, but if you want to go far, travel together.”
– African Proverb 

We are different cultures and generations.
We are from various churches and denominations.
We are each called by God to serve and lead in different ways.
We believe God is glorified through collaborative partnerships.

Here we feature our podcast (Biblical leadership teaching from pastors and teachers across denominations), contributing writers, and event partners.

Blogs & Articles

Jesus & the Women Before the Cross

Jesus & the Women Before the Cross

This Lenten season, I am drawn to the witnesses: the grieving women looking on at Jesus’ crucifixion with their hearts breaking, mourning and wailing for him as recounted by Luke. The Gospels of Luke and Matthew also tell us that these many women
Re-engage. Really?

Re-engage. Really?

The day after the elections, I walked into my elevator, and a big, tall young man the age of my daughter said, ...

Event Partners

Freedom Road

Ruby Woo Pilgrimage, Chinatown, New York

2017-2019

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For 3 consecutive years, WOW! has been bridging the Ruby Woo Pilgrimage with local historical church, First Chinese Baptist Church, to feature and highlight the legacy of Dr. Mabel Lee, a pioneer, suffragette and advocate in the Chinatown community.

Learn more at:
https://freedomroad.us

Nyack College

SheLeads Summit, New York, NY

2018

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WOW! co-sponsored a satellite location where local leaders who affirm women in pastoral leadership were invited to discuss their process, ideas, and dreams in elevating women into leadership roles. Professor Amy Davis facilitated this rich conversation and is part of WOW!’s seminar teaching rotation.

Learn more at: https://www.missioalliance.org/gatherings/churchtogether

Fullness in Christ Fellowship (FICF)

Renewing Gender Relations: Living Out the Fullness of Christ Conference, San Francisco, CA

2013

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WOW! coordinated and led the English track for this bilingual conference. Local leaders: Rev. Ken Fong (Evergreen Baptist Church), James Choung (Area Director of IVCF) and Melanie Mar (Campus Ministry Director of EPIC) led workshops and participated with Rev. Grace May, (WOW! Executive Director) as panelists on creating gender justice opportunities for women to lead and to co-lead in pastoral positions.

Learn more at: https://www.ficfellowship.org/about-ficf-e.html

Hope & Love

Women’s Conference, Yonkers, NY

2019

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WOW! sponsored Hope & Love’s first conference for women living in the shelters of Yonkers, NY. Pastor Lourdes Delacruz invited speakers who have walked similar paths of homelessness, abuse and are still currently navigating their challenges to share their stories of hope and faith in God to encourage the women attending. There were times of prayer and healing for all of us at this very unique conference.

Learn more at:
https://www.facebook.com/MovementofHopeandLove

Missionary Sisters of the Immaculate Conception of the Mother of God (SMIC)

Refresh Silent Retreats, Bethlehem, PA

2014 – present

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Since we began hosting silent retreats in 2014, Sister Eleanor Goekler of SMIC, has been a partner in helping shape, plan and execute our Refresh gatherings into its unique space and time of quietness and solitude which have deeply ministered to all who have attended. 

Learn more at: http://www.missionarysistersofic.org

PaLM (Pastor & Laity in Ministry) & ISAAC East (Innovative Space for Asian American Christianity)

Asian American and Multicultural Leadership Conference, New York, NY

2018

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This 2 day conference resulted from the first ever collaborative effort between our three parachurch ministries featuring the impact of multicultural and multigenerational leadership, specifically, in the Asian American Church. Dr. Sheryl Silzer (co-author of Tapestry of Grace: Untangling the Cultural Complexities in Asian American Life and Ministry) taught both days to an audience of pastors and lay leaders.


Learn more at: 

https://www.palmny.org
https://isaacweb.org

 

Oversea Chinese Mission (OCM) Church

WOW! Seminar Series, Chinatown, NY

2017 – present

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WOW! is grateful to the OCM community as they have graciously offered their classroom space to host our monthly seminars on biblical teaching emphasizing women, leadership and calling.

Learn more at:
https://www.ocmchurch.org/