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May 31, 2011
Young woman: This, finally, is your world
[Fwiw, on my former blog--before I moved my blog here to Patheos--this post did some...
May 29, 2011
To Any Young Woman Struggling Against Low Self-Esteem
Dear Any Young Woman Struggling Against Low Self-Esteem: There are two kinds of low self-esteem....
May 28, 2011
Your New Badge of Honor
Here's my new web badge, designed by the inimitable Dan Wilkinson. In the future (being,...
May 27, 2011
Okay, Imagine Jesus as the Door Guy at a Club …
(This is basically the print version of the point I made in my little Theology...
May 26, 2011
Give ‘Em Hell
If we started down the road of questioning the validity of hell, who knows what...
May 24, 2011
Why asking “Is hell real?” is like asking, “Do unicorns speak Leprechaun?”
Lots of Christians today are asking the question, "Is hell real?" But that's like a...
May 21, 2011
What Francis Chan (And His Ilk) Get So Terribly Wrong About Hell
If evangelicals are serious about wanting to save people from hell, they need to stop...
May 20, 2011
My Wife; My Blog; My Deep Affection For You Guys (And a Possible Foot Rub For Me!)
So I ended up cutting some stuff from the first third of Patheos.com: Why I...
May 20, 2011
My (Real) End of the World Letter
The last thing I would write online.
May 19, 2011
What Jesus Really Meant by the Story of Lazarus
The story of Lazarus is no more about hell being a real place than the...
May 17, 2011
“No Heaven For You!”
Who wants to be in a relationship because they're afraid of what will happen to...
May 16, 2011
R.I.P. HuffPo’s Religion Section?
What looks like the end of HuffPo's religion section is probably just its beginning.
May 16, 2011
It’s a Coconut Shredder!
Surprise! It's a coconut shredder!!!!!!!! I just didn't have the heart to wait until Wednesday...
May 15, 2011
Guess What This Object Is, and Win a Book or T-shirt!
This weekend I came across this object for sale in a thrift store. Be the...
May 14, 2011
10 Ways Christians Fail To Be Christian, and Other Such Essays
Here is my new e-book, available as a Kindle book, and a Nook Book. 10...
May 13, 2011
How I Single-Handedly Made All Christians Want to Dance on a Gay Pride Float
A recap of the week in which I personally changed the history of Christianity in...
May 10, 2011
Mr. Wallis and His Big Gay Waffle
So it turns out Jim Wallis of the Sojourners supports the legalization of gay marriage....
May 09, 2011
An Open Letter to Famous Progressive Christian Jim Wallis
I'm sure Mr. Jim Wallis is not aware that someone highly placed in his Sojourners...
May 09, 2011
Pastor Bob on Romans: Christian Diversity; Sin and Grace; Excessive Lust
(This is the follow-up to "What Do Christians Do with the Jews? It is the...
May 08, 2011
I know this is so the wrong time to be sharing this stuff, but a...
May 06, 2011
Mother’s Day: Just Two Tardy Gay Winos and an Unfortunate Little Person
I love mothers. Who doesn't? I even love my own mother--which is way too much...
May 05, 2011
Why Pastors Struggle With Confronting Domestic Violence
Here are six reasons well-meaning pastors might give the worst possible advice to victims of...
May 04, 2011
An Abused Wife Twice Betrayed: Once by Her Husband, and Again by Her Pastor
How many men does it take to ruin the life of a woman and her...
May 03, 2011
“I Didn’t Have a True Husband; I Had an Enemy”
Last night I got in the letter below. Its author hopes it might prove encouraging...
May 02, 2011
“What Do Christians Do With the Jews?”
A unique history lesson on the relationship between Jews and Christians.
May 01, 2011
How to Find the Right Church for You
How to find the right church for you.
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