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October 11, 2013
Timothy Kurek’s The Cross in the Closet
A couple of years ago when my straight fundamentalist friend Timothy Kurek told me his...
March 20, 2013
a critique of David Fitch’s critique of Rob Bell
I find David E. Fitch's post about Rob Bell interesting. You can also read Tony...
February 18, 2013
the fears are gone
I came across an old blog post, The Sum of All My Fears". I realized,...
October 18, 2012
binders full of women cartoon
As soon as Romney used the phrase "binders full of women" in the debate the...
September 20, 2012
interview by Deity Shmeity
I gave a written interview to Grundy's atheist site, Deity Shmeity. This is one of...
September 14, 2012
interviewed by 5 Pillars Coaching
My friend Nick Pereira of 5 Pillars Coaching interviewed me, so I thought I would...
September 11, 2012
mark driscoll woman is whore
I had this lined up for tomorrow morning, but some things just can't wait. Mark...
August 22, 2012
what i mean about miracles
Yesterday I wrote a hasty and blunt post to go along with a graphic cartoon...
August 18, 2012
Pussy Riot conviction
So three members of the Russian feminist band Pussy Riot have been convicted to two...
August 15, 2012
nakedpastor interviewed by Recovering Agnostic
Hi everyone! I just wanted to share an interview the Recovering Agnostic did with me....
August 07, 2012
new site on spiritual independence
I'm so excited to be launching my new site today. The name of it is...
August 06, 2012
my new idea for you
After I left professional ministry in 2010 I got a good transitional position teaching English...
August 05, 2012
meaning in the midst of suffering
Viktor Frankl, in his famous book Man's Search For Meaning, shares about a time he...
July 31, 2012
control by affection
Control is not always ugly. Sometimes it looks very beautiful. Sometimes it is even desirable....
July 30, 2012
advice for those leaving the herd
Today I received a letter from a young woman needing some advice. (She will remain...
July 26, 2012
don’t let anyone rush your grief
Don't let anyone rush your grief! You've left the church. That's heavy! Grieve it. Feel...
July 25, 2012
some dangers in leaving the church
I found it very interesting when Thomas Merton, the famous Benedictine monk, applied to become...
July 23, 2012
the art of spiritual direction
This is Sister Marie. She is a nun and spiritual director in a Roman Catholic...
July 22, 2012
why it is hard to leave the church
I've left the church. Many times. The last time I left was over 2 years...
July 17, 2012
Neil deGrasse Tyson rejects labels too
You might remember that about a week ago I wrote a post entitled labels are...
July 14, 2012
the delicacy of change
Lisa and I went to a butterfly house yesterday. This is always a profound experience...
July 11, 2012
labels are the problem
My good online friend Hemant Mehta, the Friendly Atheist, wrote a post entitled David I'm...
July 10, 2012
you can stay or leave
I have always felt it is of utmost importance to allow people their right to...
July 09, 2012
thoughts like a river
There's been quite a bit of discussion lately on my blog and all my social...
July 08, 2012
christian or atheist?
Last night I put up some posts on Twitter, Google+, Facebook, Tumblr, etc., about atheism....
July 05, 2012
freedom isn’t a bigger cage
We can go on making our small choices, ‘reinventing ourselves’ thoroughly, on condition that these...
July 01, 2012
nakedpastor studying in seminary
This is me in seminary. Lisa surprise-snapped this photo while i was "studying". Hey! Winston...
June 27, 2012
once a pastor always a pastor
… those who believed themselves to have a vocation, a call, needed to reach a...
June 24, 2012
vocational advice for ex-pastors
Earlier this month I wrote a post that received quite a bit of attention called,...
June 21, 2012
One Minute Message: How to Split the Church
I went through a horrendous church split in 1997. It was one of the worst...
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