I haven’t thought about “separation” much since leaving Fundy-land, a less-than-magical place where every decision I made as a Christian had to be run through a sieve of questions to be sure I wasn’t running afoul of the Doctrine of Separation. Separation from sin is what defines Fundamentalism from Evangelicalism […]
Faith rests on the courage to ask questions, not fearing the answers.
A pair of inciting incidents this weekend have convinced me that there might be value in writing about why I no longer consider myself an Evangelical. My journey is hardly unique, but Christian culture is insular and people outside the orbit of “normal faith experience” often find themselves isolated and […]
This article in Relevant Magazine (Jul-Aug 2018) wrecked me today. The Evolving Faith of Lisa Gungor – RELEVANT Magazine This was rock bottom, the point in Lisa’s life in which she felt the most desperation. And she says the core question—the thing it all boiled down to was love. “What […]
I often read about social movements on Twitter long before they hit any sort of mainstream discussion. If you can put in the time to curate your Twitter following, you can find quite a world of stimulating (and sometimes asinine) discussion. One subset of people I follow happen to be […]