What to do when a faith leader says something incredibly Islamophobic

Imagine you’re in an evangelical church. You’ve just listened to a band play songs about God’s love. You’ve never been to this church before–you might not even be a Christian–but the music’s good and your friends said that the pastor was pretty cool. He comes out on stage, wearing skinny jeans and a tshirt, and… Read More What to do when a faith leader says something incredibly Islamophobic

You Cannot be a Christian and Support Torture. There, I said it.

I’m tired of seeing things like this pop up on my timeline. This is from the Facebook of a fellow sister in Christ, someone I’ve looked up to. To see this propagation of violence supported by her was both troubling and disheartening. Hence I am the second comment. I understand that you’re angry; I am,… Read More You Cannot be a Christian and Support Torture. There, I said it.

My phone died…and then the strangest thing happened

So, it’s Sunday. Pretty much like any other Sunday, I went to church this morning, and now I’m running errands all around the city–because, yeah I can’t do things in the most logical order. Anyway, midway between trying to find out if this fabulous coat at Marshalls was cheaper than at Burlington Coat Factory, my… Read More My phone died…and then the strangest thing happened