"My Youth Pastor Painted His Face Brown" – Racism and the Mega Church

Written by: Sticky Date Pudding
As we pulled into the driveway of the mega church, I quickly felt the morale and all my mother’s...

Why I Can't Be The Godly Woman I Was Taught To Be

Written by: Emily Edwards
I hear the word submission and want to scream. I see women engaged at 18 and am horrified. I...

If I Knew I'd Be Single at 25, I'd Have Been Devastated

Written by: Ruby Claire
I have been speaking to men and women, both in the church and no longer, about their experiences of...

Amidst the ashes, where are God’s stewards?

Written by: Rhys Smith
I have often wondered why we hear so little from the established Churches on climate change. It has become...

20 Religions in 2020

Written by: Emily Edwards
How do I know who the true God is when people have been pitting denominations and religions against one...
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"My Youth Pastor Painted His Face Brown" – Racism and the Mega Church
Christianity, Church
Why I Can't Be The Godly Woman I Was Taught To Be
Christianity, Sex
If I Knew I'd Be Single at 25, I'd Have Been Devastated
Christianity, Church, God
Amidst the ashes, where are God’s stewards?
Church, God
20 Religions in 2020
Christianity, Church, God

Amidst the ashes, where are God’s stewards?

I have often wondered why we hear so little from the established Churches on climate change. It has become impossible to ignore – and yet many are still trying. It has always seemed basic common sense that, if God has created this world for us, then it is incumbent upon us to care for it.

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Christianity, Church, God

What Do The Terms ‘Deconstruction’ and ‘Reconstruction’ Mean?

There’s a lot of talk about religious ‘deconstruction’ and ‘reconstruction’ at the moment, particularly coming from the #Exvangelical movement. We’re seeing high-profile Christian leaders, authors, theologians and musicians like Joshua Harris (author of I Kissed Dating Goodbye) and Marty Sampson (Hillsong writer) walking away from Christianity, and doing so publicly.  Christians would label this as “leaving the fold” or “falling away”, but for many, and maybe for these former Christian…

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