Reading Time: 6 minutes An imaginary letter from hell demands that Christians preach the gospel to steer unbelievers away from hell. But poke into that logic and it falls apart.
Reading Time: 8 minutes What these men want in marriage isn’t completely unreasonable. So (I wondered) why can’t they find it?
Reading Time: 12 minutes Hi and welcome back! Today, as we’ve been doing for a while now on Halloween, we turn our attention to one of the biggest horror stories in evangelicalism: the Great Evangelical Husband Hunt. This year, our tale centers on the husband-hunting evangelical women who’ve reached the denial phase of their failed hunt. (Some previous posts about […]
Reading Time: < 1 minute Halloween season got me feeling all monster-y.
Reading Time: < 1 minute After the previous two pieces of Halloween nonsense, I have a slightly more serious take on this fun holiday. It can be summed up in three words: Not This Year And that is sad, particularly for my wife, who always has a lot of fun on Halloween night. She dresses up as a witch, and […]
Reading Time: 2 minutes This article was published a few years ago, but with Halloween approaching, I thought I should resurrect it. In an article on the CBN web site, writer Kimberley Daniels (See Note) warned her readers to steer clear of Halloween candy. She says that “…most of the candy sold during this season has been dedicated and […]
Reading Time: 9 minutes Maybe it’s so easy to switch flavors of Christianity because at heart, most of them share the same humanity-crushing underpinnings. One of the worst of those underpinnings involves the systematic destruction of a person’s sense of boundaries and self-worth–and then the outlawing of any way for people to refuse impositions on their time. In that vein, here’s how Christianity programmed me to be a people pleaser.
Reading Time: 10 minutes Today, we travel the horrifying route between what evangelical leaders teach about marriage, and what women discover about it once they’ve legally entangled themselves with an evangelical man.
Reading Time: 4 minutes Hello and welcome to a Roll to Disbelieve Super Special! Goodness, we’re already smack dab in the middle of autumn. I can tell, because every danged foodstuff on the planet has suddenly appeared in Pumpkin Spice flavor. Just looking at it all makes me pumpkin-spiced-out. In honor of the season, I present a small collection of past posts for your […]
Reading Time: 3 minutes Need some extra reading material? Stuck waiting at home for the trick-or-treaters to ring the doorbell? Want to get acquainted with some of the blog’s older hits? Here’s your Super Special! Happy Halloween!