I’ve always gone to churches that lean conservative. It’s hard to find a church that isn’t. However, the vast opinions of conservatives aren’t necessarily things I consider deal breakers. About a year ago the church I was attending talked about the Supreme Court’s upcoming ruling on same sex marriage. I remember my church praying for… More Did Your Church Talk About Racism Today?
11 police officers were shot in Dallas last night. The part that sticks out to me most in this aspect is that these police officers were protecting peaceful protestors from Black Lives Matter. They were protecting their rights to peacefully protest and their right to freedom of speech. I don’t want to minimize the actions… More Pro-Black, Pro-Cop, Pro-Change
The world is ending… Or so I think every time I open the Facebook app on my iPhone and see a plethora of opinions of how target is going to cause children to be molested by allowing trans people to use the bathroom of which they identify. I don’t tend to go for the Christianese rhetoric that… More Church Bathrooms
Courtney and I registered for our wedding during the spring of 2012. Something she would attest to is my random memory of things that happen in our life. When we were registering for the typical things couples register for I remember scanning in these gray towels we liked. “Baby Girl Name Book” appeared on the… More Infertility: it sucks for guys too
Kim Davis is currently sitting in a jail cell for refusing to adhere to the laws set forth by the Supreme Court that makes marriage legal between any consenting adults. Ms. Davis believes that she is acting on “God’s Authority” by not issuing marriage licenses to same sex couples. We see these types of issues… More Religious Liberty is a Sham
“You aren’t entitled to my rights.” That’s really what I hear every time someone talks to me about homosexuality and how they’re against gay marriage. Whether you believe in the God of the Bible or not, one thing is for certain: The life and death of Jesus Christ shows a picture of grace that extends… More Marriage Equality: Why The Church is the Problem.
What I’m about to say isn’t unique: Domestic Violence should not be tolerated. Yet the NFL continually self polices it’s athletes to help them get reduced sentences for crimes they commit. The ray rice scenario is no different. As a man who grew up with a physically abusive father I will say that the NFL… More Domestic Abuse and Entitlement of the NFL