My Journey

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 by Mr. Calulu The journey started out innocently enough when a friend invited our family to attend his church in 1995. I had met him working at a part time job a few years earlier and just liked the guy. We had a number of other things in common, his kids were about the same [Read More...]

Those That Do Harm…

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by Calulu …in the name of Christ harm not only themselves but legions of others, driving some completely away from the church. Please forgive me dear readers because I’m about to get all flip, sarcastic and ranty here. I feel like using lots of obscene words. I’ve been [Read more...]

News & Links Saturday – November 3, 2012

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Instead of  putting it on random Thursdays the links and news items are moving to Saturday. We’ll also be featuring  some of our Spiritual Abuse Survivor Blogs Network members blog postings as well each week. Interesting week with the election happening in mere days and the sad aftermath of Hurricane Sandy. May the East Coast [Read more...]

Jeremy Lott, Rachel Held Evans, and Taboos in the Evangelical Christian Culture Industry

by Sierra In the attempt to track down sales figures for the evangelical Christian marriage book market, I found the following article by Jeremy Lott. He originally wrote it in 2003, but recently reposted it on his blog. The article discusses the range of products that make up the Christian culture market, including books. I [Read More...]

Mama’s Choice – Part 7: Free Agents

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by Vyckie Garrison   Recently I wrote this to my atheist uncle, Ron: So here’s a big question for you: do you believe in free will? I’ve been thinking a lot about it lately, I can’t really believe we do have free will. It seems to me that so much of our decision-making is influenced [Read More...]