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April 18, 2017
Done being Gay and Christian in America
Some of y’all may know that in July I will be moving with my new...
January 20, 2017
Faith + Works = WWJD
Year A - January 22, 2017 Isaiah 9:1-4 Psalm 27:1, 4-9 1 Corinthians 1:10-18 Matthew...
January 01, 2017
Freaking out and making plans – welcome 2017
Happy New Year my friends, family, neighbors and dearest ne'er-do-wells! Take a deep breath...what's that...
October 21, 2016
Nasty women in the bible, I love you
Here is a partial list of nasty women in the Bible. Please feel free to...
September 27, 2016
I really don’t understand how anyone can see Trump as presidential
I am going to try and phrase this as respectfully and a sincerely as possible....
September 26, 2016
A lesbian walks into a garage, oil and minds are changed
Friends, I would like to introduce you to my partner Betsy. She has a great...
June 15, 2016
Sure, you can be Orlando too
Sunday, June 12, 2016 dawned for us like most other seemingly boring days in our life...
March 25, 2016
Good Friday Pop Quiz: Who Killed Jesus?
I did. I do. If Borg and Crossan are right, and I hang my theological hat on...
March 22, 2016
A prayer in times of perpetual violence
Oh God! It has happened. My heart is numb as I learn of evil unleashed...
August 31, 2015
Post-Traumatic Church Syndrome: A book review
It seems nearly every week we hear another report about the demise of the church....
May 26, 2015
Regarding the Duggars – are you part of the problem or part of the solution?
Hell's bells, y'all, I really didn't want to end my blogging sabbatical and start up writing...
March 02, 2015
A family lunch tainted by bigotry: a guest post by Tonya Caputo
I saw a Facebook post by a mom the other day that just broke my heart...
January 14, 2015
Prayers from Matelot
On Sunday morning I woke at 6 a.m. to the distant but unmistakable sound of "Amazing Grace"...
January 01, 2015
My top 5 posts of 2014
It's been a wild ride this year, y'all and I am thoroughly astonished and wildly...
December 21, 2014
When the happiest time of year is not that damn happy.
As some of you know I have the honor of facilitating an online community of...
December 15, 2014
Tonight we light the third candle representing joy. And so I pause. One year ago...
December 08, 2014
Patron of Defense Against the Dark Arts?
Blogging at Patheos for nearly two years has been an amazing, life changing experience. I...
November 12, 2014
A word or three about commenting on my big ole lesbian blog
Apparently very few people bother to click the cute little tab up there called Comment Covenant...
November 11, 2014
Faithful Internet: a Net Neutrality webinar Nov. 24, 2014
Today, the Internet is a place where all Americans have an equal voice—no matter the...
November 05, 2014
God is not your cosmic vending machine
I have seen an inordinate amount of holier-than-thou hijinks in my social media feed lately...
August 14, 2014
An unhinged heart in an f’d up world
Some of y'all know that I lead a weekly, online spiritual practice as the Minister...
July 22, 2014
“Christian right” – are you ready to put your money where your faith is?
On July 21, President Obama signed an executive order prohibiting federal contractors from discriminating against...
June 11, 2014
Ducked-Up Bibles and Blood Money
This post really just wrote itself, y'all. All I had to do was just sit...
May 01, 2014
When a fundie asks you about your stance on the issue of homosexuality..
First remind them that people are not issues, they are children of God. Then go...
January 17, 2014
10 Reasons Net Neutrality Matters to Progressive Christians
This past fall I accepted a board position on the Media Justice arm of the...
November 26, 2013
Happy Birthday Deborah Arca
Dear Deborah, I want to take a moment to wish you a very happy birthday...
October 12, 2013
I have so many wonderful things I want to share with y'all via the interwebs...
September 27, 2013
You can do better Candler
Yesterday I attended chapel at Candler School of Theology as part of a response to...
September 16, 2013
Should family members of homosexuals be expelled from church?
An open letter to Gary Massey, personal injury attorney and pulpit preacher at Mountain Creek...
September 07, 2013
Praying for Peace with Pope Francis
"Blessed are the peacemakers, for they will be called the children of God." Matthew 5:9...
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