Guess What? No Longer Quivering is now on Patheos!

No Longer Quivering has now moved to Patheos. Vyckie and her assistant Calulu are still working on getting all the previous material set up and organized, but feel free to head over and take a look at the new site!Vyckie started the No Longer Quivering website several years ago as a way to begin speaking out against the beliefs and teachings of the Quiverfull movement, and numerous women, whether ex-Quiverfull mothers or ex-Quiverfull daughters, have told their stories there. I actually … [Read more...]


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Raised Quiverfull: A Gendered Childhood Complete

The Gendered Childhood section of the Raised Quiverfull project is now completed and posted. Next week we’ll move on to the Homeschooling section. In case you missed any of the posts for last week, here are some ways to view them:For a summary of this section with links to each question, click here.For the questions and answers for this section on a single page, click here.  … [Read more...]


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Raised Quiverfull: Living the Life Complete

The Living the Life section of the Raised Quiverfull project is now completed and posted. Next week we’ll move on to the Gendered Childhood section. In case you missed any of the posts for last week, here are some ways to view them:For a summary of this section with links to each question, click here.For the questions and answers for this section on a single page, click here.  … [Read more...]


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Raised Quiverfull: Introductory Questions Complete

The Introductory Questions section of the Raised Quiverfull project is now completed and posted. Next week we'll move on to the Living the Life section. In case you missed any of the posts this past week, here are some ways to view them:For a summary of this section with links to the responses for each question, click here.For the questions and responses for this section combined on a single page, click here. … [Read more...]


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For New Readers

I've had a few new readers lately from a variety of sources, and I wanted to take a moment to explain some of the things I blog about. Reading my "about" tab would probably be instructive as well. While most people have heard of the emphasis on sexual purity in conservative circles, the prominence of Christian Right politics, and evangelicalism and fundamentalism, all of which I grew up with and have since questioned, rejected, and now blog against, not as many have heard of the Quiverfull and … [Read more...]


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Introducing, Raised Quiverfull!

Nine young adults who were raised in families involved in the Christian Patriarchy and Quiverfull movements have come together here to answer questions about their upbringing, their questioning, and their transition to lives in the normal world. Ranging in age from their early twenties to their early thirties, all have questioned and left the Christian Patriarchy and Quiverfull movements and all but one blog against what they see as the destructive results of those movements.These nine young … [Read more...]


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“Atheism” Section Complete

As you may have noticed, I've redone my tabs. Besides "Home" and "About" I now have four tabs: My Beliefs, Social Issues, Evangelical Culture, and Parenting. There are three to five sections under each tab dealing with such issues as Christian Patriarchy, Feminism, Positive Parenting, and Humanism. Each of these sections has an introduction with basic information followed by pages containing "Key Posts" and "Resources." I hope my readers, and any who stumble upon my blog, will find these tabs … [Read more...]


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