A poet, like a priest, works with facts and mysteries: the poetry of Spencer Reece

Reece’s collection is a quiet masterpiece, a spiritual and poetic achievement that speaks to the heart, mind, and soul. [Read more...]

Baptist pastor calls for sexually ethical understanding of divorce

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Contrary to what many opponents of same-sex marriage would want us to believe, Jesus did not argue against divorce because he was inflexibly committed to some divine law or ideal plan that was encapsulated in Genesis 2:24. [Read more...]

Stupid Religion

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From pastor Steve Schmidt: “Any so-called religion that does not result in a growing relationship with the Living God is a fake. Any religion that does not transform you to treat other people around you in a better, more loving way is garbage.” [Read more...]

Do these jokes make me look fat?

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She suffers from a warped body image—and invites you to laugh at that. [Read more...]

Left Behind (for being gay)

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A woman’s childhood fears return, big time. [Read more...]

Baptist pastor on why the Bible supports LGBT equality

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I believe that Christians who condemn LGBTQ persons are not only misinterpreting Scripture and standing on the wrong side of history (like the pro-slavery Christians once were), they are also betraying the very one they call their Lord. [Read more...]

From the Christian mother of a transgender teen

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Thank you, beyond words, to all the Christians out there who know the difference between God’s love and man’s hate. [Read more...]

Got Religion?

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An engaging blend of statistical analysis and on-the-scene reporting about the rapidly shifting demographics of American religious involvement. [Read more...]


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