I Desire Mercy, Not Masochism

In the fourteenth century Europe was struck by the bubonic plague, the deadliest disease outbreak in history. [Read more…]

Our Fire Is Ruining Facebook

I have been told that I can come off too harsh in my outspoken opposition to the American white Jesus and my vocal advocacy for Loving others first. [Read more…]

Dear American Conservative Church

Dear American Conservative Church, I know I can be pretty hard on you and you deserve an explanation. [Read more…]

Here’s Why Progressive Christianity Just Doesn’t Work

I’m anticipating a lot of people will read the title of this article without clicking on it and think to themselves: What are you talking about? I’m a Progressive Christian–that’s why I follow this page! [Read more…]

It’s Time to Rethink Judgment

Evangelical Christians often focus on the idea of God’s judgment as a terribly frightening event that will bring about the end of the world or condemn people to hell for their misdeeds. [Read more…]

The Rapture, Hell and Salvation: How Our Doctrines Can Breed Fear, Suspicion and Judgment

Lately I have been considering the practicality of fervently holding to doctrines and beliefs. [Read more…]

The Incompetent God

As much as God wants to bring us into salvation, is He completely powerless without our say so? [Read more…]

Not Your White Jesus

Jesus is not a white guy. I hate to break it to you, but all those pictures you grew up seeing on the walls of your church or in your grandma’s dining room showcasing the fair skinned, blue eyed, handsome white Jesus, are fabrications. They lied to you. Jesus isn’t American; he’s not even campaigning for America’s greatness! [Read more…]