As Innocent As Babes

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by Calulu One of the big stumbling blocks for me during my time in the Fundamental/Evangelical church was the belief in original sin in babies. Sure, it's possible to be conceived of sin and born of that same sin, but I could never believe that a newborn … [Read more...]

Quoting Quiverfull: Making Soldiers in Christ?

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From Ladies Against Feminism Kelly Crawford on "Older Woman Teaching the Younger Women: Titus 2 or 'Christian Feminist'?" -March 10, 2013 We need women teaching women what the Bible says about children. That God “desires godly offspring”, that raising children is the first line … [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...]

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...]

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...]

Quoting Quiverfull: Manipulate or Instruct?

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by Jay Younts at Shepherds Press - February 28, 2013 All’s well that ends well is one of those proverbial threads that form the tapestry of conventional wisdom.  In this case the tapestry is threadbare in spots. This thought leads to the idea … [Read more...]

CTBHHM: Debi Knows “God’s Plan”

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by Libby Anne Created to Be His Help Meet, pp. 15-16 In this section, Debi explains what she’s going to do in this book and she doesn’t mince words. This book reveals God’s plan for obtaining a heavenly marriage. Debi believes … [Read more...]

Quoting Quiverfull: Sleeping?

by Nancy Campbell at Above Rubies - February 28, 2013 Tonight I was visiting with my daughter Evangeline. I read some Facebook posts she answered to mothers complaining that they don't get enough sleep. Isn't that a constant complaint … [Read more...]

Does Evangelical Christianity Cause Emotional Damage: Part 2

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by Brucer Gerencser Evangelicalism is dominated by Bible literalism. God said it, and that settles it. There can be no debate, no argument. An infallible God has spoken. Whatever the Bible teaches, the Evangelical is duty bound … [Read more...]


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