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November 19, 2015
On giving up on Christianity
I don't know if it's happening with people generally; maybe it's just something I'm hearing...
August 20, 2015
Proof that Jesus was freakin’ hilarous
"My dream job is to be a sex therapist, but I feel like this focus...
July 04, 2015
“UNFAIR: Christians and the LGBT Question” now on 4th of July sale. Because freedom. And fairness.
By way of celebrating our country, and the freedoms its brilliant Constitution guarantees to ALL...
June 11, 2015
10 Reasons It’s Wrong to Evangelize in the Workplace
LADIES AND GENTLEMEN! Welcome to the first of three rounds in this Head to Head...
May 24, 2015
Christian counselor to suicidal woman: “Do it and you’ll go to hell.”
Jesus was hardly Mr. Turn That Frown Upside Down.
May 18, 2015
“Satan created no man; God created no sin. But I’m a gay Christian. So … ?”
Reaching out saves lives.
January 07, 2015
If hell is real, then love has no meaning
Show me a Christianity that insists upon hell being real, and I'll show you a...
January 01, 2015
To the Dickens with me this year
This year, let me not shirk from my honor and obligation.
November 26, 2014
As Jesus said: “Family, Schmamily. As long as there’s pie.”
One day you'll be dead. So will they. Now go get some pie.
November 14, 2014
Mary: “How do I feel, Joseph? Pregnant. Very pregnant.”
Because Mary and Joseph were, after all, a couple in love.
November 11, 2014
Goodbye, family that takes my brother’s side, despite what he did to me
Two years ago she wanted to know if, as a Christian, she needed to forgive...
November 10, 2014
Going through hell to find the secret to life
After thinking about it long and hard, I realized that the answer to the question...
November 05, 2014
Fear not, Christians who believe in hell
In the blogosphere one rarely comes across a hell-believing Christian who isn't frothingly angry. I...
November 03, 2014
Attention: Republicans, Joel Osteen, FOX News, and Biblical literalists everywhere
If you're gonna be a literalist, be a literalist.
October 28, 2014
What Christianity without hell looks like
The idea that the Bible declares hell a real and literal place is no more...
October 26, 2014
A Prayer for This Week
Help us give the little it takes. :D
October 24, 2014
The other day a friend of mine instant-messaged me, "How come you never publish any happy...
October 20, 2014
The common mistake of Christianity-bashing “independent thinkers”
If you're gonna be an independent thinker, do it right.
October 15, 2014
Why are so many Christians so obnoxious and mean-spirited?
Why talk to a middle-man when you can go right to the source? :-)
October 13, 2014
Jesus Christ wouldn’t know most of Christianity today from a McDonald’s
Forget what all the negative people of the world do and say. If you give...
September 22, 2014
“We’re Christians whose son-in-law has come out as transgender. What do we do?”
Her beloved son-in-law, the father of her granddaughter, has revealed that he is transgender and...
August 27, 2014
Combating the downward pull of Christian negativity
Wherein I answer a couple of letters from mothers of LGBT kids.
August 13, 2014
Let’s let Robin Williams rest now
Yesterday at the gym I was watching television because you can't be on any elliptical...
August 12, 2014
What is there to say about the evil of ISIS?
What's happening right now with ISIS in Iraq is so terrifying and demoralizing that I...
July 22, 2014
How we remember who we are
A quick lesson in literally everything you need to know about praying.
July 10, 2014
Is suicide a sin?
A young woman with reason to wonder asks if committing suicide is a sin.
June 05, 2014
Time to speak of speaking in tongues!
This Sunday is Pentecost Sunday (which, fyi if ya dunno, marks the end of the...
May 22, 2014
You might be a dying breed of Christian if you believe that …
If any of these apply to you, you just might be a dying breed of...
April 24, 2014
What we all want most
You can have anything you want. The whole trick is to know what exactly you...
April 19, 2014
The kind of God I want
I want a God who proves to me, beyond any shadow of a doubt, that...
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