"As one of this generation's new and exciting scholars,
Dr. Porter has carefully and thoughtfully researched
one of the most critical subjects of our day—women in
— Dr. Carolyn D. Showell, Harvard University—The
Divinity School, Summer Leadership Institute 2000
"Dr. Porter affirms the collaborative nature of female
leadership and encourages readers to let these biblical
images transform their attitudes about leadership."
— Presbyterians Today
"COMPELLING STORIES OF BIBLICAL WOMEN. From Eve to Everywoman, Leading Lessons offers practical life lessons of leadership. In this wonderful companion book to Leading Ladies, Dr. Porter calls women to lead from a place of wholeness, reflecting the divine image within us. Women at every stage of leadership development will find this a rich treasure."
Sister Linda Haydock, SNJM, Executive Director, Intercommunity Peace and Justice Center
"AN EXCITING FRESHNESS. Leading Lessons cuts through the excuses and calls women to confront a mirror of truth. Discovery and recovery lurk in the paragraphs to bring rue liberty to God's people."
Dr. Cynthia James, Ph.D., D. Min., Executive Director, Church of God Association of N. Calif., N. Nevada & Hawaii; Presider, United Covenant Fellowship
"AN EXCELLENT RESOURCE FOR BOTH NEW AND SEASONED LEADERS. Through Scripture, stories of women worldwide, and her own story, both in the church and in the corporate world, Dr. Porter challenges us to boldly name and claim our gifts and struggles. Her Scripture study is sound, her stories poignant, and her questions stimulating."
The Rev. Dr. Connie Kleingartner, Logos Chair of Evangelism and Church Ministries and Director of Field Education, Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago