I Am A FAN of Brandan Robertson… Will You Join me in Helping Struggle for LGBT+ inclusion???

Hey there! Please read the letter from someone I admire very much and help out. This is important. Here's what TIME magazine said about Brandon:A prominent Christian publisher canceled a book project this week after the author refused to say that he did “not condone, encourage or accept the homosexual lifestyle,” the author told TIME.The publisher, Destiny Image, told author Brandan Robertson on Feb. 19 that it would no longer publish his manuscript, Nomad: Not-So-Religious Thoughts o … [Read more...]

What Honor Looks Like: MLK’s Most Iconic Photograph

“Blessed are you when people insult you, persecute you and falsely say all kinds of evil against you because of me” (Matthew 5:11).Martin Luther King Jr. on April 12, 1963, following his arrest. A leader, a saint, a man.  Frank Schaeffer is a writer. His latest book --WHY I AM AN ATHEIST WHO BELIEVES IN GOD: How to give love, create beauty and find peaceAvailable now on Amazon Follow Frank on Twitter www.twitter.com/frank_schaefferSee Frank’s paintings ht … [Read more...]

Join me I’ll be speaking 4 times at SoulFest. Aug 7-9. This is the first evangelical type event I’ve been to for years… But Dan Russell (former U2 manager) who organizes SF is a pal…

Join me where I'll be speaking 4 times (!) at SoulFest. Aug 7-9. This is the first evangelical type event I've been to for years... let alone spoken at.But Dan Russell (former U2 manager) who organizes SF is a pal...So even though I'll be the proverbial "fish out of water..." I'm driving up today and doing multiple workshops on my new book "Why I Am an Atheist Who Believes in God."Come along and keep me company-- if you're in these New England parts. There will be about 12,000 … [Read more...]

My Guest Columnist Today is the Prime Minister of the UK– A World Leader (Who Fought to Legalize Gay Marriage) Talks About His Christian Faith

Prime Minister David Cameron writing on why "My Christianity compels me to make a difference." For once a world leader talks about his faith openly, even cheerfully!'Greater confidence in our Christianity can inspire a stronger belief that we can get out there and actually change people’s lives'. Photograph: Lynne Cameron/PAThis is an edited version of an article which first appeared in the Church Times By David Cameron it was reprinted in the Guardian and is reprinted here by p … [Read more...]

The Blessed Hypocrisy “Method Acting” of Salvation PART 4 (Conclusion)

I have seen the power of forgiveness work to heal my former religious “certainties.” (I wrote about this journey in what my publishers call "The God Trilogy" -- Crazy For God, Patience With God and Sex, Mom and God.) Those certainties gave my primate nastiness  a patriarchal theological boost of self-justification. So before I could change I first had to come to see myself as a persecutor. I had to forget the "biblical example" I'd been set by my evangelist preacher father as he sometimes abused … [Read more...]


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