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January 27, 2015
Giving up Hell for a Year: How it could revolutionize our relationships
I believe in Hell. Hell is real, in one form or another. Hell on earth is...
May 30, 2014
Does the new Left Behind trailer remind anyone else of Cage’s ‘Con Air?’ (compare trailers here!)
Nick Cage is known for many movies... but perhaps the most out of place and...
May 08, 2014
Zach Phelps: the latest dissenter from Westboro Baptist [video interview]
HT: HuffPo We all have heard about the Westboro Baptist Church. They hate LGBTQ folks....
March 08, 2013
Ridding the Rapture from our Lips: Evangelical Young Adults and the End
EXCERPT FROM LAWRENCE GARCIA: The term “rapture” within eschatological discourse can take on many shades...
February 07, 2013
A Young Woman is Leaving Westboro Baptist Church Behind
EXCERPT from Jeff Chu- For nearly all of her twenty-seven years, Megan believed it: believed...
November 29, 2012
Pat Robertson Causes GOOD Controversy: The Earth Isn’t 6000 Years Old… Don’t Fight Science
I'm going to do a first on this blog, report controversy caused by Pat Robertson...
August 30, 2012
Do you have to believe in Christ’s literal physical resurrection to be a Christian?
Resurrection is the central theme in Christianity. The New Testament goes out of its way...
August 03, 2012
Embracing the Humanity of the Bible: Listening for the Divine through Human Words
Many Christians hold to a doctrine of scripture that sees only the divine side of...
August 01, 2012
Church refuses to marry black couple in Mississippi (Racism in 2012)
Wow... And who says that racism is an "old" issue???? ALSO CHECK OUT: Bondage, Faith,...
July 30, 2012
The Problem of Selective Fundamentalism (abortion & LGBT) – Shane Claiborne
What do you think? Some may feel he goes "too far" (conservatives) and others may...
May 16, 2012
I Kissed a Girl and Went to Hell??? (Church Sign)
This is funny in so far that it demonstrates how ridiculous and disconnected churches can...
April 10, 2012
“Does once saved always saved apply even though he became an atheist?”
I stand at the graveside of a young student. Fifteen years old. Dead in an...
January 31, 2012
It Makes Plain Sense! Or So I Was Taught…
* Repost from December 2010 It makes plain sense... or so I was taught. When...
January 07, 2012
John Hagee with Benny Hinn: Praying For War in the Name of Jesus
Thanks to my good friend Conrad Schweizerhof for sharing this video with me. Serious... this...
October 03, 2011
Emerging From Fundamentalism (Andrew Himes)
Last Thursday marked the 77th anniversary of the founding of the Sword of the Lord...
September 22, 2011
N.T. Wright on the Death Penalty and American Christianity
This comes from a short article in the Washington Post "On Faith:" You can’t reconcile...
September 15, 2011
Pat Robertson, Divorce, Alzheimer’s, & a Bad Step Away from Fundamentalism?
Surprise surprise. Christians once again have Pat Robertson to thank for a ridiculous comment. Watch...
September 13, 2011
Seven Things Guys Need To Know About Post-Evangelical Women (Carol Howard Merritt)
Right now, in the US, many of us wrestle with the Evangelical movement we grew...
July 07, 2011
God’s Chosen People and God’s Chosen Politics?
photo © 2008 uhuru1701 | more info (via: Wylio) Recently, President Obama made some comments...
July 01, 2011
What Good Does It Do When Christians Are Offended? (Dale Best)
The talk in some circles of American Christianity this week is what NBC did, or...
June 21, 2011
You Might Be an Evangelical Reject If… (Rejects – Readers’ Edition)
Over the past two weeks this post has gotten so much attention that I had...
June 14, 2011
An Evangelical Reject Who Refuses to Reject Evangelicals
Last week I posted an article called “You Might Be an Evangelical Reject If…” Many...
June 06, 2011
You Might Be An Evangelical Reject If…
I wish it were otherwise, but, unfortunately it’s true. Everything within me resisted this realization. ...
May 21, 2011
If You're Reading This Post, You've Been "Left Behind"
photo © 2008 Dr. Wendy Longo | more info (via: Wylio) Right now it’s 6pm...
May 16, 2011
The Rapture IS Coming THIS Saturday: May 21, 2011
I grew up in church. Not a typical middle class, white picket fence, awkwardly perfect...
March 25, 2011
How Much More? [Brief Reflections on Rob Bell] (Guest Post: Alan Molineaux)
'How much more.......?' In the midst of all the conversation hitting twitterland about the Rob...
March 02, 2011
Rob Bell Controversy – Your Questions, My Answers OR Why this is a Pastoral Issue!
The following questions are from my original response to Justin Taylor about Rob Bell's new...
February 26, 2011
If Rob Bell is a Universalist, then maybe I am – along with many prominent evangelicals? (A response to Justin Taylor)
UPDATE: After you read this original post, please also read the follow up post where...
January 10, 2011
End Times Board Game and Unbiblical Madness
(thanks to Michael Morrell for showing me this via FB *Also note that "madness" is...
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