Should There Be Public Forgiveness For Josh Duggar?

Over the past couple of weeks there's been some happenings on Duggar social media with a slant towards redeeming the public image of Josh Duggar after last year's revelations of his various sins. This culminated with this week's posting on the official Duggar social media celebrating the 8th wedding anniversary of Josh and his poor beleaguered wife Anna. This is what the Duggars said about Josh and Anna: … [Read more...]

Justin Bieber Sings a Worship Song the Crowd Thinks is a Love Song

by Bruce Gerencser cross posted from his blog The Life and Times of Bruce GerencserEditor's note: Shhh, no one tell Faithful Word's Steven Anderson that France is only 2% Evangelical or he'll be there soon on a 'Soul Winning' mission. I thought this piece bears some discussion because it's a perfect example of when Quiverfull, Fundamentalist or Evangelical culture bleeds down into pop culture and those in the religious world take it as proof of some sort of Godly influence in culture. Not going to detail all the various flub ups, ups and downs of Justin Bieber and the many times that Hillsong United has exploited the poor kid for publicity. I hope Biebs saves some of his wages for the … [Read more...]

The Beginning: Is Justice Delayed Justice At All For Carol Ann Cole?

by Suzanne TitkemeyerBefore we look at what happened to land Carol Ann Cole grievously murdered on a logging road in Bossier Parish Louisiana we need to start at the beginning and look at who Carol Ann was and the time and society in the late 1970s/early 1980s factored into her life. … [Read more...]

Quoting Quiverfull: Planned Parenthood Using Zika to Push Abortions For All?

Found on Ladies Against Feminism by Brad Mattes of Life News -Of 12,000 Women Infected With Zika, All Gave Birth to Healthy Baby. Women Don't "Need" AbortionEditor's note: While I do not doubt there's a strong possibility that the micro encephaly suffered by some babies born to Zika infected mothers might be a case of exposure to one of Monsanto's insecticides instead of Zika thre's no serious evidence that this was exploited by Planned Parenthood to push abortion. But, as usual, the 'Choose Life' crowd tries to frame the debate as being all about some evil plan. Emphasis below by the original author. … [Read more...]

News: TLC’s Newest Scandal – Willis Family Patriarch Arrested for Child Rape

Another TLC television show centered around a Quiverfull family has had a sex scandal. This time it's the father, Toby Willis, star of TLC's 'The Willis Family' and country music group the Willis Clan. He is accused of raping a minor child twelve years ago. No word on how or why it's taken this long for the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation this long to arrest him. … [Read more...]

Why I Stand With Colin Kaepernick

by Bruce Gerencser cross posted from his blog The Life and Times of Bruce GerencserEditor's note: While this posting is not directly related to the Quiverfull world I believe it does illustrate something all of us deal with after leaving toxic faith environments - realizing that the political and social views we'd been spoon fed at our old churches are harmful to others and this world. No matter if you think what Kaepernick did was right or wrong I think most everyone will agree we are on the edge of destruction in a way that has been egged on by the extreme Christian Right. … [Read more...]

In Touch Weekly: Click Baiting Over Michelle and Jim Bob Duggar Split

Several days ago NLQ posted about an upcoming In Touch Weekly article that claimed that Michelle and Jim Bob Duggar's marriage was on the rocks and this reality television duo was splitting up. This claim was also made last year in the wake of Josh Duggar being revealed as a serial adulterer by the magazine. Read the cover and tell me this doesn't make it seem like the Quiverfull couple is divorcing. … [Read more...]

News: More Advertisers Flee TLC and the Duggars

Not too surprisingly last week's premiere of The Learning Channel Duggar family show 'Counting On' has ended with more advertising either pulling their advertising from the show. Some ad buyers had made the decision not only to stop their ads from appearing on the show, but on the network altogether. … [Read more...]

Jessa Duggar Seewald Pregnant Again

This one is not idle speculation or a blind news item. It was announced today that Jessa Duggar Seewald is pregnant with her second child. Official Duggar mouthpiece People Magazine broke the news this morning that Spurgeon Seewald is getting a brother/sister in February. This news comes just in time to hype the second season premiere of the new Duggar television show 'Counting On' tonight on TLC. … [Read more...]

Is Jinger Duggar Pregnant?

This comes from a gossip site - The Hollywood Gossip - and involves a blind item from another gossip site so please take all of this with a boulder of salt the size of Gibraltar. But if it's true, if, it might explain some of the more puzzling things about the Jinger Duggar and Jeremy Vuolo courtship.Here's what THG said: … [Read more...]


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