This Thanksgiving I Give Thanks For Jessica Bennett’s Courage– She Survived Rape (and Awful “Purity” Theology) and Tells Her Story Here

"Frank, You asked for our stories on Facebook... In high school I was raped, not by anyone associated with the church, but when I realized I no longer held what I believed was the woman's holy grail of virginity, I felt awful. I felt judged by everyone who saw me even though no one knew for a while..." I'd posted this on my Facebook page: "This Thanksgiving Share Your Story with Me HERE about Your Deliverance from Fundamentalist Certainty  I WILL PUBLISH YOUR COMMENT MADE HERE ON MY PAGE IN M … [Read more...]

Jesus, Don’t Let Me Die Before I’ve Had Sex

 Here's a clip from my interview in "Jesus, Don't Let Me Die Before I've Had Sex."  Matt Barber - the director of Jesus, Don't Let Me Die Before I've Had Sex - a documentary - is posting clips from the project on YouTube. Here's mine.Click HERE for more clips from the movie and watch! … [Read more...]

Thank God The Christian Right Will Be Destroyed By Its Homophobia

 This article  is by Valerie Tarico and was first was published by AlterNet as "Will the Christian Right Hang Itself With Its Own Homophobia?"  When teenagers, even many Christian teenagers, look at the Christian right's homophobia these days, it makes no sense to them. It just looks ugly.With marriage equality battles in front of the voters in four states, the faithful are out in flocks to defend traditional wedlock. I don’t know exactly what traditional means … [Read more...]


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