CTBHHM: In Which Debi Twists Scripture

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by Libby Anne Created To Be His Help Meet, pp. 21-23 Debi starts by looking at the Genesis story of the creation of Eve. She explains that Adam was completely delighted that God gave him Eve as a gift, and that every woman’s husband should similarly be delighted in having her as a gift. And then comes this nasty bit: … [Read more...]

Quoting Quiverfull: A Convenient Time?

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by Nancy Campbell at Above Rubies  I remember someone saying to me when I was raising our children, "There is never a convenient time to have a baby!" How true. If we wait for the perfect time, it will … [Read more...]

Laughter Is Good Medicine: The Oatmeal & Youth Camp

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by Calulu So, it's a Monday, the Monday after the time change Spring Forward. I need a laugh, and I imagine other folks do too. Have you ever seen the funny that is TheOatmeal.com yet? He has has some very funny things to say about religion and how weird it can be … [Read more...]

Another Duggar Baby On The Way

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Turns out that Josh and Anna Duggar just announced they are pregnant with number three.  People magazine  ran this piece in their magazine and website: The pitter-patter of little feet may sound more like a stampede at a Duggar get-together – and this summer the volume … [Read more...]

Quoting Quiverfull: Not a Coincidence?

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by Michelle Duggar on The Today Show -August 3, 2010 “When we look at Josie — we were just talking about it this morning — and I thought, even knowing that we went through the challenge that we did, we would do it again,” the supermom told TODAY’s Meredith Vieira Tuesday … [Read more...]

Does Jack Schaap Deserve to Go to Jail?

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by Bruce Gerencser If you are unfamiliar with the Jack Schaap story, please read these posts. In a few weeks, we will all learn exactly how long Jack Schaap, disgraced Independent Fundamentalist Baptist (IFB) pastor of First Baptist Church of Hammond, Indiana, will be behind bars.  Some people think Schaap should be castrated and locked up for … [Read more...]

Quoting Quiverfull: Legalism?

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by Colin Campbell at Meat For Men -March 5, 2013 "It's not legalism to eat three meals a day to feed the body. Why should it be legalism to feed your spirit and your children's spirit two times a day at Family Devotions?" … [Read more...]

As Iron Sharpens Iron

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by Betty Crux Some individuals, it seems, have been granted a God-ordained license to criticize. When I moved after college, I began work for a certain restaurant known for its chicken appendages and orange shorts. Now before your start clutching your chest, I’m not here to debate the morality … [Read more...]

Quoting Quiverfull: Love is a Choice?

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Voddie Baucham from his book "Family Driven Faith" Many of us have completely divorced the concept of love from the mind and will. We speak of the heart as though it were the opposite of the mind and the will when in fact the mind and will are precisely … [Read more...]

Why It Matters: Picking The Lock of Christian Patriarchy

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by Mattie Chapman Yesterday the Feminisms Fest was all about why we’re feminists. Today’s question is: why does it matter? I read Emily Joy Allison’s post this morning about how feminism matters to her because of her younger sisters, and chuckled, because she basically … [Read more...]


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