Wild Horses: The Last was First to Ride, Here Is What We Found.

"Wild horses couldn't drag me away Wild, wild horses we'll ride them some day." -The Rolling Stones I've always been in love with horses. The thought of riding a horse into the wild excites my spirit with feelings of freedom and escape of all that I want to run from. There has always been so … Continue reading Wild Horses: The Last was First to Ride, Here Is What We Found.

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No ‘Moore’ Members Only: Club almost Elected a Child Molester to U.S. Senate

If you aren't an ex-evangelical or former fundamentalist Christian, you may be scratching your head wondering how professed "Jesus followers" could vote for Roy Moore. You may be puzzled watching the Republican National Committee endorse and fund Moore's campaign. Perhaps you're bewildered watching Moore's supporters sing "Great is Thy Faithfulness" and "How Great thou Art" … Continue reading No ‘Moore’ Members Only: Club almost Elected a Child Molester to U.S. Senate

To the “Godless”: We Must Stop the Rising Theocracy of Radicalized Christianity

"Whoever does not love does not know God, for God is love." 1 John 4:8 During the Obama years, and since, if you are left-leaning, democrat, or a liberal, you may have heard insults that you are "godless". This seems to be the rhetoric of the religious right. If you are not one of them, you … Continue reading To the “Godless”: We Must Stop the Rising Theocracy of Radicalized Christianity

Sex: Let’s Talk About It, America, and Use Common Sense

I watched a lot of female mice being raped during my senior year of college. Yes, you read that right. I was part of an insanely hilarious group of psychology students whom embarked on a research project to compare human sexual behavior to sexual behavior in mice. Our hypothesis was that the male mice would … Continue reading Sex: Let’s Talk About It, America, and Use Common Sense

Love is My Religion: This Year I Have Been a Hypocrite.

Confession: I am a hypocrite. This year specifically I have violated my first and foremost belief, one that I have been preaching my entire life: To love my neighbor as myself. I've spent a lifetime pushing back against Christianity. I've fought to expose the blatant hypocrisy and incongruence to Jesus' core values. My life has … Continue reading Love is My Religion: This Year I Have Been a Hypocrite.

Onward Christian Soldiers: The Culture War I Grew Up in Fighting for “Jesus”

"Of all tyrannies, a tyranny sincerely exercised for the good of its victims may be the most oppressive" -C.S. Lewis I grew up in a fanatical world of Christianity that set me on course to be part of a movement, a culture war,  to take the country back for Christ. This meant voting Republican, being … Continue reading Onward Christian Soldiers: The Culture War I Grew Up in Fighting for “Jesus”