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Quoting Quiverfull: Goal of Gay Activists is Sex With Anything?

by Doug Wilson of Blog and Mablog - The Old Gray MareSo it turns out that Generations With Vision's Kevin Swanson is not the only adult male in Evangelical Fundamentalist Christianity that is obsessional about sex with animals. Turns out that Doug Wilson has bestiality on the brain too. What's up with that? Whatever it is it's wrong and very creepy! … [Read More...]

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Day 6 of 21 Days of Healing: The Truth and Nothing But the Truth

by Ellen cross posted from her blog When Church Hurts“Lo, I am with you always.” (Keep reminding yourself the truth of what God says. It is so critical to change your thinking about who you are in Christ.)You know how jigsaw puzzles have a beautiful picture on the top of the box and the pieces inside are supposed to all fit together to recreate that picture? That’s what I expected church to be like. I expected that the things that I read in my bible, heard from the pulpit and in classes and seminars at my church would be played out in the way that we all lived life together. … [Read More...]

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Quoting Quiverfull: Never Miss a Chance to Mention the Fires of Hell to Children?

by Nancy Campbell of Above Rubies - Which Worldview?I guess hatred of homosexuals is now a big, big thing in Evangelical Quiverfull and no longer much hidden. Plus this parenting advice! Is Nancy now competing with Debi Pearl and Michelle Duggar for worst mother in Quiverfull? … [Read More...]

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Preparing To Be A Help Meet: Ellie’s Love Story Part Three

by Mel cross posted from her blog When Cows and Kids CollideWe get to hear from Anthony today. I feel some compassion for him - he's as confused as Ellie..... … [Read More...]

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Quoting Quiverfull: Duggars Doubling Down on Gay Hatred?

by Josh Duggar in the Inquisitr - Josh Duggar Leads Anti-Gay Rally in Arkansas Following Gay Kiss Facebook BanIn the wake of accusations of homophobia the Duggar family is still engaging in openly attempting to shut down the rights of gay Americans. Josh Duggar lead an anti-gay rally in Arkansas this weekend. You'd think someone living in a glass house that starting to show cracks and pits in the glass would be more careful not to worsen the situation. Oh, that's right, the Duggars believe theirs is the only correct view. Everyone elses view is sin. … [Read More...]

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Why Am I Not Surprised?

by Ellen cross posted from her blog When Church HurtsI wasn’t going to post anything but the 21 Days of Healing series until after it was done, but seriously, this just deserves to be posted.When I was tossed out of my church, a “friend” from the church (who still spies on me by following this blog) invited me that next week to have coffee with her. We spent several hours at a coffee bar the next town south of where the church is located talking about what was happening. … [Read More...]

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Preparing To Be A Help Meet: Ellie’s Love Story Part 2

by Mel cross posted from her blog When Cows and Kids CollideAlright. Back to Ellie's story. … [Read More...]

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Quoting Quiverfull: Learning How To Talk To Gays and Other Kirk Cameron Nonsense?

by Kirk Cameron as quoted in a video clips montage posted at both Huffington Post and Celebitchy … [Read More...]

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What is That Sorry Worth?

by Living Liminal cross posted from her blog Living LiminalSince my own devastating 'church' experience, I've been reading and learning all I can about abuse. What it looks like. How it manifests. Why both abuser and abused seem to act out their parts as if reading from some ineluctable script, regardless of the finer details of the situation. … [Read More...]

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Not Quoting Quiverfull: When Even Conservative Christians Think Quiverfull is Wrong

by Wade Burleson from Ethics Daily - Missing The Mark: Eight Flaws in Quiverfull TheologyFound this gem through Von Ohlman's True Love Doesn't Wait - Eight Leaps of Illogic where he attempts to take down this piece by Burleson. Obviously this is written from a conservative Christian point of view, but it looks like even the more conservative branches of religion are starting to realize what a dangerous theological bend Quiverfull is. … [Read More...]

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Not Quoting Quiverfull: The Dones?

by Mark Sandlin from the Patheos blog The God Article - The Rise of 'The Dones' as the Church Kills Spiritual Community Mark is also the founder of The Christian LeftExcellent article and observations. Many of us from the former Quiverfull community are now part of 'The Dones', being told we were never 'real' Christians or we would have never walked away in the first place.  Predictably there are a few True Believers in the comments slinging Bible verses and hate. How about you, dear readers? Are you a SBNR, The Nones or part of The Dones? … [Read More...]

From the Washington Post - The Duggars out campaigning for Ken Cuccinelli and EW Jackson in 2013. Both candidates lost their elections. So much for Duggar star power.

Why the Petition to Remove TLC’s Duggar Family From Television is Only Partially Right

by Suzanne Titkemeyer NLQ AdminEarlier in the week we posted here at NLQ about a petition circulating to remove "19 Kids and Counting" from TLC's on air line up because of the homophobic nature of some of the recent doings of the Duggar's: Michelle's transphobic robo calls to the voters of Fayettesville, Arkansas, the Duggar's funding of anti-gay politicians and most recently, that whole sorry thing with the Duggar parents asking for people to post their marriage kissing photos that ended up with either a Duggar or one of TLC's social media lackeys removing the photos of gay couples kissing on their Facebook wall. … [Read More...]


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