I want to watch this movie

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It’s called Higher Ground. Wikipedia describes it as following:

Pregnant, married, and awkward at eighteen years old, Corinne Briggs grows more and more interested in Jesus, eventually giving herself over to a radical New Testament church. Amidst her community of self-described “Jesus Freaks,” Corinne’s daily life consists of hours of Bible study, alternative family practices and bracing for the oncoming Rapture. It’s only when her marriage begins to unravel that Corinne dares to question the religious dogma she has embraced for her entire adult life.

And now I really want to see it! From the very beginning, it strikes a lot of memories for me.

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Why the "God Is a Father and Must Punish His Children" Defense of Hell Makes No Sense to Me
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About Libby Anne

Libby Anne grew up in a large evangelical homeschool family highly involved in the Christian Right. College turned her world upside down, and she is today an atheist, a feminist, and a progressive. She blogs about leaving religion, her experience with the Christian Patriarchy and Quiverfull movements, the detrimental effects of the "purity culture," the contradictions of conservative politics, and the importance of feminism.


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