Christian Quotes that “Destroy” a Homeschool Mom’s Museum Demolition of Evolutionary Science

Recently the internet has been abuzz with an interesting story (Here’s where I read about it: Watch a home-schooler mom go through a science museum and destroy evolution) [this isn’t an endoresemnt of the full content of that article, just an example of how this video has gone viral, etc.]. A homeschool mom [unfortunately, the reputation [Read More…]

Patheos Turns 5: my top 5 posts ever…check them out! #Patheos5Yrs

I want to start out by saying how grateful I am for the opportunity to blog at It was just over three years ago when they approached me about such an arrangement. I actually tried to talk them out of it in some ways, as I let them know that I was just having [Read More…]

Shane Claiborne speaking at The Justice Conference

Any time Shane speaks – I listen… Shane Claiborne from The Justice Conference on Vimeo. [Read more…]

Jesus, domestic abuse, and exaggerating about divorce

Growing up, I was similarly taught as Suzanne Burden points out: “No one should divorce, ever, unless their spouse cheats on them; then they can get divorced and remarried.” The problem, of course, is that this sort of teaching leads to Christian women enduring violence – being “Battered into Submission.” Many pastors have gone to [Read More…]