I’ve written in the past about modesty culture— —Again? Omg this person is OBSESSED with modesty… Listen, I had planned to write about something else (although still REALLY proud of this one) , but alas, yet another Christian woman has declared Why She No Longer Wears [article of clothing that allegedly entices straight men to […]
While the men in my mom’s family were prominent members of the clergy, being female has been most unhelpful in answering God’s call.
We’ve got totalizing thought systems that can take a beating and keep fighting. It’s an unstoppable force meeting an immovable object. Something’s gotta give.
Contemporary artist Chris Larson and Michael Kimpur, a leader in rural Kenya, want to take the Breuer house—the house Chris burned down summer 2013 as part of an art festival—from St. Paul, Minnesota and send it across the ocean to Kapenguria where it’ll be a clinic for the kids at Daylight.
We must realise that we all hold something sacred, and not just in our hearts but in a way that makes us strive to require others to hallow it also. As an absolute, the value of free speech makes a hypocrite of us all anytime we wish to protect what is most important to us from ridicule or abuse.
I was raised by a woman who was almost superhuman. I was well into my twenties before I realized that she was an outlier.