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December 24, 2015
Mary and Joseph discussing amongst themselves
(Hello, friends. I want to wish each and every one of you a very Merry...
June 13, 2015
North Carolina Republicans temporarily forget they’re Americans
But they'll remember, by and by.
February 27, 2014
Are you listening, Bob Jones University?
Here's hoping that God, through the voices of the people with whom GRACE spoke, speaks...
January 13, 2014
Young Earth Creationists show their stuff
For today's post I put up, over on the Unfundamentalist Christians group blog, Young...
August 20, 2012
BIG SALE! My e-books now $2.99 each, print $5.99 – $8.99
For a limited time only, my e-books are on sale for $2.99 each. That's the...
June 06, 2012
Christians: Are we evolving yet?
Last night I saw that on my FB page someone had linked to a story...
April 22, 2012
New book; new website where I’ll write it
Hey, guys. So the other day I published the opening of the new book I'm...
January 16, 2012
November 03, 2011
From the Christian Mother of a Transgender Young Man
(I last week received this very moving letter.) Dear John, Sometimes I think that being...
September 12, 2011
Writing: Me Off
Hi, guys. So remember the aborning book of mine I wrote about in LGBT Christians: Tell...
August 14, 2011
Annnnnnd unplugged till next Friday! (Celebrating 30th wedding anniversary.)
August 07, 2011
Offering a Straight Apology
For about a year now I've been aware of the great work being done by...
July 23, 2011
Getting to Knoooow Me ….
Whenever someone asks what I do for a living I tell them I'm a writer....
July 23, 2011
I Want You In My Face
I hope this doesn't seem too obnoxiously self-serving, but, if you haven't yet, it would...
July 22, 2011
I’m Starring at Comic-Con!
I try to be humble. But there comes a time when a man just has...
July 21, 2011
As the Traditional Book Business Sinks Slowly Into the West …
Apropos of my Still Dreaming of Landing That Big Book Contract? is this, from the...
July 18, 2011
Still Dreaming of Landing That Big Book Contract? This is Your Wake-Up Call
As many of you know, for at least a year now I've been telling any...
July 10, 2011
A Bit o’ Fundy Love
Here's a lovely letter I got in Friday. You may think I'm sharing it here...
June 21, 2011
Gay Christians: Tell the World Your Story
If you follow this blog at all, you know that I sometimes publish here emotionally...
June 19, 2011
Here's a link to what in the past I've posted on Father's Day. (Sorry I...
June 15, 2011
John Wins: When Rob Bell’s Editor Calls
About a month ago I received an email from one Rob Bell. "You are awesome"...
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 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 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 08, 2011
I know this is so the wrong time to be sharing this stuff, but a...
April 25, 2011
An Important Change for ThruWay Christians
I've made an important change to the opening of the ThruWay Christians founding document. In...
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