The third Thursday
Christianity / Faith / Family / Life / Race / Religion / Violence

The third Thursday

While we lift our voices up in praise and adoration and thanksgiving, others are lifting up their voices in anguish and lament. Continue reading

Advertisements
Has anti-rape culture gone too far? The Duggars, Date Rape Nail Polish, and Demanding Middle School Girls
Christianity / Fundamentalism / Hypocrisy / Sex

Has anti-rape culture gone too far? The Duggars, Date Rape Nail Polish, and Demanding Middle School Girls

Is it possible to take a movement (if we can call it that) to end violence too far? What I’ve seen and read lately concerning rape culture, I think it is possible. Let me make some caveats first. First, Bill Gothard’s teachings are unquestionably, undeniably encouraging rape culture. Victims are taught to look within and … Continue reading