Julie Raffety

Julie Raffety is pastor at First Presbyterian Church in Franklin, New Jersey, as well as a website developer and consultant for churches. She is a violinist, athlete, identical twin and popcorn-lover.

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Dismantling the patriarchy

Julie Raffety, a minister of Word and Sacrament, shares her experience as a female pastor, why it makes her angry some days, and how God calls her to fight for something better.

Books we love: With

Rev. Julie Raffety reviews Skye Jethani's book about four common perspectives in the American church that try to control God. In contrast, Jethani promotes the goal of having a relationship with God, simply for the joy of God.