Motley Crue and Christian Fundamentalists would get on great

Tommy Lee in 2012 (Photo credit: Wikimedia commons) It seems relevant to mention that Lee has also served time for spousal battery

by Jonny Scaramanga cross posted from his blog Leaving Fundamentalism I love Mötley Crüe. They were one of the bands that were instrumental in helping me to break out from the fundamentalist bubble I grew up in. “Dr Feelgood” was incredible; it made the Christian music I used to love seem anaemic and pathetic by [Read More...]

Quoting Quiverfull: Blaming Disasters on “God’s Wrath”?

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From The Examiner – GOP Candidate claims autism and dementia are God’s punishment Suzanne Atanus, Republican candidate for U.S. House of Representatives in Illinois, claims autism and dementia are God’s punishment for abortion and LGBT rights. Atanus claims that God is “angry” with the United States and has sent scourges like autism and dementia to [Read More...]

International House of Prayer: One Year Later After the Death of Bethany Deaton

Does anyone remember the death of IHOP intern Bethany Deaton? More than a year ago we mentioned her death in several different pieces and said we would be doing any followup to the case we saw. In the time that has passed since Bethany was found murdered in her van not much has changed. Her [Read More...]

Quoting Quiverfull: Defending The Pearls and “To Train Up a Child”?

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by Paige Coleman of Delivering Women From the Snares of Death blog – Pearls Before Swine For those of you who left nasty comments online, please be adequately informed before you raise your voice in protest. Humbly consider what you say to your children and what you say to others.  If you call for the [Read More...]

Quoting Quiverfull: Half Mothering?

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by Nancy Campbell of Above Rubies – Half Mothering or Full Mothering? Christ, who lives in us is “prophet, priest, and king.” I believe that every father should be a prophet to his family, seeking God for His ways and speaking God’s counsel to His family. But, we as mothers also have a daily responsibility [Read More...]