Quoting Quiverfull: Celebrating New Years ‘Biblical’?

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from Kirk Cameron's blog by Shari Abbott - Is a New Year's Eve Party Biblical?Editor's note: Interesting that the part quoted by Cameron of Abbott's post only mentions New Years Day being Biblical.  … [Read more...]

Preparing To Be A Help Meet – Part Two: Cinderella

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by Mel cross posted from her blog When Cows and Kids CollideWe get to meet "Cinderella" whose name is actually Leah. Cinderella: story five by David and Leah SpinaWho should I date and marry? Are my standards too high? Is God really in control? Will I ever get married?My husband and I wish we could sit down with each of you over a cup of coffee, look you straight in the eye and answer those questions with zeal! … [Read more...]

Al Mohler Upset Over Newsweek Article About The Bible

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by Bruce Gerencser cross posted from his blog The Life and Times of Bruce GerencserFundamentalist Al Mohler has his panties in a knot a-g-a-i-n. This happens so often that Mohler recently had to have a pantiedectomy to remove over a dozen pairs of panties that were permanently ensconced in his rectum. It is always something with Mohler, the president of The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Louisville, Kentucky.  This time, Mohler is upset about a Newsweek article on the Bible. … [Read more...]

Quoting Quiverfull: Looks or Heart?

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by Nancy Campbell of Above Rubies - What Concerns You Most?Editor's note: Nancy seems to be saying at first that King David was chosen by God because of his good looks, then makes a hard right turn into heart being the most important before landing on her favorite subject - guilt tripping Christian Mothers. … [Read more...]

Not Quoting Quiverfull: Fake It ‘Til You Make It

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by Insana Dee from Ex Mormon Mavens - Smile 'Til You're HappyEditor's note: While this is straight out of Mormonism if you changed the name of the religion to Christian Patriarchy it would still be mostly applicable. Read the entire piece at Ex-Mormon Mavens. Select quotes posted below for discussion purposes.  … [Read more...]

Quoting Quiverfull: Another Round of Steven L. Anderson’s Homophobia

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by Steven L. Anderson, pastor of Faithful Word Baptist Church - Documentary Film: "AIDS: the Judgement of God"Editor's note - This is Anderson's latest bout of homophobia, paranoia and complete misunderstanding of established science. This 'documentary' (and I use the word loosely,) is mostly Anderson ranting and spouting Old Testament verses from the Bible with zero legitimate facts, figures or sources. Watch the trailer below if you have a strong enough stomach. … [Read more...]

In Any Other Setting This Would Land You In The Psych Ward

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by Bruce Gerencser cross posted from his blog The Life and Times of Bruce GerencserWhen it comes to the insane babbling of the religious, anything goes. No matter how outrageous and nutty a person sounds, because it is uttered in a religious context, we are expected to view the person as s-a-n-e. In any other context such utterances would land a person in a psych ward with a 72 hour hold.Laura Harris Smith, author of Seeing the Voice of God: What God is Telling You Through Dreams & Visions, recently shared with the world a vision “God” had given her: … [Read more...]

Quoting Quiverfull: Is Not Being a Virgin on Your Wedding Day the End of the World?

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by John Piper of Desiring God blog and from his broadcast "Ask Pastor John" - Walking the Wedding Aisle Without Your VirginityEditor's note: Is it really such a big deal if you come to your wedding with previous sexual experience? Wonder if the writer of the email had been female would Pastor Piper's answer have been vastly different? … [Read more...]

So, Are You a Feminist?

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by Samantha Field cross posted from her blog Defeating The Dragons It’s become almost de riguer for red-carpet journalists (and others) to confront a female celebrity and demand to know whether or not she considers herself a feminist. This bothers me. From what I’ve seen, most of the time the publication asking doesn’t have any vested interest in their answer (see, a Time magazine writer asking Shailene this question, and then another turning right around and putting “feminist” on their “words to ban” poll). This leads me to believe that these people aren’t confronting these women because they care about feminism, or want to help overturn some of the misconceptions about feminism– they jus … [Read more...]

Day 18 of 21 Days of Healing: Focus

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by Ellen cross posted from her blog When Church Hurts“I have loved you with an everlasting love.” (Can you tell your thoughts are changing?)Day 18:For those who are following the 21 Days of Healing, you have read and hopefully thought through Days 13, 14 and 15 – which are about letting go of all of the stuff you used to do and then thinking about – and doing – the things that you truly want to do. … [Read more...]


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