Orphan Fever

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by Calulu Mother Jones magazine has finally published Kathryn Joyce’s account of the Evangelical Movement’s obsession with adoption and the inevitable not so great outcomes when you don’t take practicalities of foreign adoption under consideration. [Read more...]

Quoting Quiverfull: Smiting Over Fatherhood & Divorce?

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Colin Campbell of Meet For Men He Has a Fathers Heart  April 16, 2013 All this divorce by Christians is having a debilitating affect upon our nation, as well as future generations. We certainly need this Elijah anointing to turn our hearts back to the value of children. The “one to two children”  [Read more...]

Preying on Those Most Vulnerable

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by Calulu Last week someone sent a link for a sect that calls itself “Biblical Families”. At first glance they seem like the usual patriarchal fundamentalist flavor of Christianity, like a thousand other versions of Christianity. In fact, this is how they describe themselves – [Read more...]

Quoting Quiverfull: Self Pity & Sexual Immorality?

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by Jay Younts at Shepherd Press – April 12, 2013 A toddler sulks because she can’t play when it is time for a nap. A nine-year-old feels deprived because he has to share the video game console with his little brother.  A young teenager thinks he is an outcast because no one who is “cool” [Read More...]

Choosing my Future

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by Vyckie Garrison – Originally posted at secularwoman.org Fifth article in Secular Woman’s Women’s History Month Series. by Vyckie Garrison, No Longer Quivering Life without choices is simple. As a young woman, when faced with [Read more...]