Religion Makes Abuse Easy

by AJ cross posted from her blog I Am Phoenix(Editor's Note - Let's all welcome AJ as she is the newest member of NLQ's Spiritual Abuse Survivor Blogs Network! Welcome AJ!)Religion makes abuse easy. There it is, pure and simple. A truth I've born witness to.Walk with me down this road. Travel back in time with me, and open the window to the kitchen in my parents' house. Poke your head in and listen with me. Look at the old farmstead kitchen table, and the meek kids with their heads lowered in submission, while the patriarch booms on at the head of the table, lecturing and teaching after dinner before everyone's dismissed from the table. … [Read more...]

Quoting Quiverfull: Practicing For Divorce?

by Vaughn Ohlman of Persevero News - Practice For DivorceOur modern society… including the church, has implemented forms of getting married that are, literally, practice for divorce. Oh, they don’t go by that name, but they follow that pattern, they implement those principles. … [Read more...]

Quoting Quiverfull: Let’s All Have More Babies!

by Vaughn Ohlman of Persevero News in Demographic Death Demographic Death. The death of a society or group due to a lack of birth, or an abundance of death. Not a literal killing of everyone, or a complete cessation of births, but that point, mathmatically, where a society tips over into oblivion. … [Read more...]

Quoting Quiverfull: Created For Him?

by Debi Pearl from The NGJ Magazine July-August  Were you created to be his help meet…not HIS (Jesus’) help meet but “his” (hubby’s) help meet…helper to a mere fallen man? If you are a real believer in Christ … [Read more...]

Quoting Quiverfull: All Feminism is Bad?

by Anna Sophia and Elizabeth Botkin on Visionary Daughters We actually see this new “conservative” face of feminism as a very dangerous development. We cannot redeem a movement that was conceived in rebellion against God and His design. … [Read more...]

Quoting Quiverfull: Another “Mother” Responsibility

by Nancy Campbell from Above Rubies We are living in a time when "evil men and seducers shall wax worse and worse, deceiving, and being deceived" (2 Timothy 3:13). … [Read more...]

Quoting Quiverfull: No Votes or Anything Else For Women?

by Vaughn Ohlman of Persevero News - unFair FatherhoodThe state, currently, has emasculated men. Men who, in a former age, would die rather than allow anyone to kill their child are now ‘forced’ to stand back and allow the mother of their child to ask ‘doctors’ and ‘nurses’ to kill their child for them. … [Read more...]

Quoting Quiverfull: Building a House Means Birthing Those Babies?

by Nancy Campbell at Above Rubies - Building Also Means... Further to my post yesterday, there is more involved in the word building than meets the eye. The word in the Hebrew is "banah." … [Read more...]

Quoting Quiverfull: Influencing Free Choice

By Michael and Debi Pearl on fatherhood:How do we as fathers influence our children’s free will to make a choice to love God? Many young parents write, alarmed by the end results of other people’s grown homeschooled children. … [Read more...]

Quoting Quiverfull: Biblical Fatherhood?

Instead of listening just one pastor or leader talking about his ideas on Biblical Fatherhood we'll be listing a pile of quotes by many different people in fundamentalism. … [Read more...]