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March 29, 2012
Christian woman: “She’s pulled the plug on her own son, whom I love and cared for. How do I deal with my anger?”
She has long cared and loved as a brother a special needs boy her family...
March 29, 2012
Woman whose 9-year-old was drugged and raped checks in
This just came in, and thought I'd take a moment to share it, for those...
March 26, 2012
Satan’s email to founder of National Organization for Marriage, Maggie Gallagher!
How weird is this? I just got in my inbox an email that was obviously...
March 25, 2012
Why this white Christian “leader” was silent about Trayvon Martin
A question that's lately been raised in the blogosphere (here; here; here) is why more white...
March 23, 2012
Is she addicted to pornography?
Hi John, You seem to be one to never shy away from difficult topics, so...
March 22, 2012
Your resentment, up in smoke
So, lately (as in, since Ash Wednesday) my wife Catherine and I have been attending...
March 21, 2012
61, gay, and closeted: is it too late for him?
So here's a letter I got in: I'm a 61-year-old gay man who is still...
March 20, 2012
She’s abused no more
This morning I received this from a woman named Barb (who is happy to share...
March 20, 2012
“Am I crazy to think God saved me from my abusers?”
Hi, John. This is in response to your post, As a Christian, Must She Forgive...
March 19, 2012
Reformation Redux: Eight Ways Indulgences Then = the Gay Issue Today
The splitting of Christianity in two---what I (and others, somewhere, I assume) call Christian Reformation...
March 18, 2012
“God So Loved the World”: A sermon by Pastor Bob
God so loved the world that he did for it, and for us, these six...
March 15, 2012
The Bible is no more yours than mine
This comment was left to yesterday's post, "I'm basically giving up on Christianity. Why Shouldn't...
March 14, 2012
“Why shouldn’t I, a queer polyamorous girl, give up on Christianity?”
I don't believe in Christianity; I believe in the particular form of Christianity that I...
March 13, 2012
“Hop” = no hope (unless you’re white)
All movies---and especially children's movies---have a primary message: good is rewarded; be true to who...
March 11, 2012
Cosmic Battle: A Sermon by Pastor Bob
"No matter how enlightened we become, how educated, how affluent, how socially aware and self-reflective,...
March 10, 2012
Our Common Land
We all believe in something. And when it's all boiled down, what we all believe...
March 08, 2012
I have HAD it with this mother*$#@ porn on this mother#@#* plane!
This is Dawn Hawkins. She is executive director of Morality in Media, which (according to...
March 07, 2012
A 10-year-old writes Kirk Cameron: “Please stop bullying”
Dear Kirk Cameron: Hello. My name is Kaitlin Eldridge. I am ten years old. My...
March 06, 2012
“Should I, a gay man, choose an excellent Catholic hospital?”
This just in: Dear John, I have a question on which I'd like your thoughts....
March 05, 2012
I don’t want to be straight
We humans are driven by the imperative to procreate. As spiritual, philosophical, intellectual, and creative...
March 04, 2012
An Immoderate God: A Sermon by Pastor Bob
"We do not have long to live in this world. We don’t have the luxury...
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