Sexual abuse and the pressure to forgive

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If you’ve been sexually abused, the last thing on earth you need to worry about is forgiving your abuser. [Read more...]

Why You’re Completely Able To Judge Caitlyn Jenner

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Today my friend and fellow Patheos blogger Ben Corey posted a piece entitled Why You’re Completely Unable To Judge Caitlyn Jenner (Or Anyone Else). The point of Ben’s essay was to say … well, this: Only God knows why Caitlyn is transgender, and therefore, only God can judge (a) if she’s sinning or not, and [Read More...]

Leading pastor of the Duggars’ fundamentalist denomination: “Only psychos feel ‘abused.’”

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A pastor of the same fundamentalist denomination as the Duggars wants victims of abuse to know they’re psychotic, and should be having fun. [Read more...]

Attack kitty sayz: “Can I haz no gayness now?”

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I was walking in a park near my home this morning when, miraculously, I snapped the photo above. I managed to catch the kitten before it scampered away after its vicious attack, which scratched the ear of the guy on the left pretty good. It’s a feral cat, basically. But I am convinced that with [Read More...]

Pastors Unite to Denounce Churches’ Attack on Progressive Christianity

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“We believe Rev. Good and his colleagues are preaching a distorted view of progressive Christianity to serve their own purposes rather than God’s.” [Read more...]

Eight “Bible-believing” churches vs. one progressive church

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It’s one church against eight. [Read more...]

“Satan created no man; God created no sin. But I’m a gay Christian. So … ?”

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Reaching out saves lives. [Read more...]

Women being “subservient” is everything Jesus opposed

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This isn’t a complicated issue. [Read more...]

Fundamentalism and Wife Abuse: A Matter of Conscience

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A terrible truth about fundamentalism that cannot be reasoned away. [Read more...]

How churches support domestic violence, and what you can do about it

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Choosing to be a housewife and mother is an honor. Having been inculcated to believe that you have no choice in the matter is a crime. [Read more...]


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