Project Team

Project Team

At Called to Serve, we preserve, share, and analyze the stories of women ordained to ministry by Baptist churches in Atlantic Canada between 1950 and 2020.

Called to Serve in Tidings

Tidings magazine, published by Atlantic Baptist Women, featured Called to Serve in its June 2023 issue. We are grateful to editor Cindy MacDonald for spreading the news about our project!

Pioneering Pastors

In 2019 and 2020, Dr. Melody Maxwell and research assistant Samantha Diotte interviewed eight of the first women ordained by Atlantic Baptist churches. This was the first phase of the project that became Called to Serve. It was fascinating to…