Pro-Life Arguments about Late Term Abortion Miss the Mark

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NfdRmnT0Weo In the wake of the last United States Presidential debate on Wednesday, the subject of abortion and a woman's right to choose was one emotional issue. The popular topic hasn't lost any followers or comments this week, as bloggers, journalists, and political pundits have taken the perennial debate online. "Late term abortion" is an … Continue reading Pro-Life Arguments about Late Term Abortion Miss the Mark

Husbands Who Think They Are God

*This post is meant only as a brief overview of some very tangled beliefs and teachings and is no way comprehensive. Over the past year I've begun following a few blogs (listed at the bottom of this article) that focus on feminism in the church, egalitarian marriages--meaning both partners equal in all things, as opposed … Continue reading Husbands Who Think They Are God

The Ideology of Underage Marriages in Conservative Christianity

A Teen by Definition is Not "Mature" *Little disclaimer: By "mature" I mean as physically developed and/or experienced in life as adults. I am not referring to responsibility, which many teens are better at than some adults.  I was just 16 but I knew it was love, and my boyfriend, also 16, and I secretly … Continue reading The Ideology of Underage Marriages in Conservative Christianity

Of Boxes and Labels

The steam has been building this year on the topic of gender-identity with Bruce Jenner's decision, the Michigan Planet Fitness incident, and Leelah Alcorn's suicide. Now, after Target stores announced they were doing away with gender specific signs for bed sheets and toys, some loud and popular people in American Fundamentalist Evangelicalism are having a … Continue reading Of Boxes and Labels