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March 20, 2013
My Frustration with Bell, Clinton and Obama on Marriage Equality
I know this may not be a popular position to take among my readers. After...
March 03, 2013
Church Sign Epic Fails, “Holy Sex” Edition
In church growing up I got two messages about sex: It's dirty, and; Save it...
July 25, 2012
Bryan Fischer: Blame Darwin, Liberals, Gays for Aurora Shooting
It's common for pundits and media talking heads to use things like the tragic killing...
March 17, 2012
Sex, Babies, Music, Gas and Politics: My Chat with Carol Howard Merritt
Author, speaker, pastor and God Complex Radio show host Carol Howard Merritt invited me on...
March 15, 2012
Top Five Stories of the Month
Each month, I like to look back over the past thirty days or so to...
February 23, 2012
Mules, Sex and Rick Santorum
As a blogger, I could not ask for a more interesting presidential candidate than Rick...
January 27, 2012
Mark Driscoll: Sadist Pastor on the (Mars) Hill
I grew up in the Baptist Church as many of you already know. While there...
January 18, 2012
Top 5 Blog Posts: A Month in Review
There's been a great deal more traffic on this blog in the past month. For...
January 14, 2012
From Sex to Satan, Some Churches Will Try Anything
I wrote a piece earlier this week about Pastor Ed Young and his wife doing...
January 11, 2012
Sex Experiments for Jesus?
Having grown up in the Dallas.Fort Worth area, I'm quite familiar with the Grapevine, Texas...
November 17, 2011
PETA Porn: Humans are Animals Too
Most people I encounter on a daily basis recognize People for the Ethical Treatment of...
November 15, 2011
When Legislating Morality Falls Short
I was doing my daily browsing of blogs, catching up on the news and opinions...
November 10, 2011
PODCAST: All Things Christian and Taboo
A while back I did an interview with Cliff Zier and Roger Noriega from NDB...
October 08, 2011
Sex is Dirty; Save It for Marriage
Three generations of women in my family left the house this morning for a women's...
August 06, 2011
An anti-emergent manifesto & my response
In my previous blog post, I laid out Kevin DeYoung's (co-author of Why We’re Not...
August 06, 2011
You might be emergent if…
If there's one thing emergent Christians can't stand, it's being categorized, or worse, stereotyped. It...
June 30, 2011
Interview with Christian Piatt – Crazy Liberals…and Conservatives
Here's an interview I did recently with Zachary Bailes of the website, "Crazy...
June 21, 2011
Two Friars, a Fool, a Book and a Beer
Many thanks to Two Friars and a Fool for sharing their own thoughts on BANNED...
March 09, 2011
What does the Bible really say about homosexuality?
From the upcoming book, BANNED QUESTIONS ABOUT THE BIBLE. Order sets of five copies at...
March 04, 2011
Video: BANNED QUESTIONS ABOUT THE BIBLE
Dig the video I made about my upcoming book, BANNED QUESTIONS ABOUT THE BIBLE:
February 16, 2011
The flaws of biblically-based sex education
The flaws of biblically-based sex education (Originally published in PULP) It’s no shock that teen...
February 14, 2011
BANNED QUESTION #2: Aren’t women treated badly in the Bible?
I've added a new podcast related to the BANNED QUESTIONS book series. This podcast deals...
June 26, 2010
Chieftain article about my books with Chalice Press
WHERE'S THE FAITH ? New series of books tackles questions, issues that challenge young Christians...
May 09, 2010
Priests and Abuse: Misplaced Anger?
It seems almost cliché to write about religious sexual abuse scandals in a faith-oriented column,...
April 09, 2010
Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell…in Church?
Lots of adjectives have been attached to my name in the past, but “provocative” is...
December 06, 2009
Two podcasts: Interview with Ryan (formerly Tiffany)
I'm working on a new book lately called BE A MAN, which seeks to answer...
October 18, 2009
Four new podcasts to bend your brain
Check out a podcast of my sermon about the most dangerous four-letter word in the...
October 09, 2009
Two New Podcasts: WTF Chat, parts 1 & 2
Parts one and two of my three-episode chat with Brandon Gilvin, my co-creator and co-editor...
September 24, 2009
You can’t say that in church!
My partner in crime and co-editor, Brandon Gilvin, took even me off guard when he...
July 26, 2009
Porn Nation podcast is now posted
My newest podcast, called "Porn Nation," is taken from a chapter I wrote for a...
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