Why The Fundie Freakout About LGBT Equality Is A GOOD Thing

Why The Fundie Freakout About LGBT Equality Is A GOOD Thing

This article was first published at Patheos and is reprinted here with permission of the author. It seems like we are seeing more and more Fundamentalist Christians losing their minds because of homosexuality. A few of the ?sky-is-falling? statements flying through cyberspace lately include: homosexuality is worse than genocide; all gays must be put to […]

10 Things You Can NOT Say If You Claim You’re Following Jesus

10 Things You Can NOT Say If You Claim You’re Following Jesus

This was first published at Patheos. If any list has been overdone in the Christian blogging world, it’s this list. Just about every Christian blogger has done one and if they haven’t, they’ve thought about it and then thought better of it ? because just about every Christian blogger has done one. (See what I […]

Reading The Bible Like Conservatives Read The Qur’an

Reading The Bible Like Conservatives Read The Qur’an

This article was first published at Patheos. There’s an unfortunately popular meme going around conservative social media depicting some horrific doctrines of ?radical Islam and ISIS.? In at least one case, from the Conservative Post, the meme’s accompanied by a message suggesting all American Muslims should have to deny the doctrine listed or ?leave our […]

10 Things Christians Shouldn’t Do At Christmas

10 Things Christians Shouldn’t Do At Christmas

Originally published at Time?and Patheos. Ah, Christmas! ?The most wonderful time of the year.? A time to gather with family and friends and, with smiles on our faces, pretend we aren’t quietly measuring who received the best present and which of our relatives really, really needs to stop drinking. A time to hang tinsel and […]