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The Super Bowl and the Church in a Culture of Dominance
Originally Posted: 01/26/2015 - 12:30pm | Type: Blog

The problem develops when we let football (or other sports, or a military, or corporations, or other forces) define strength in terms of dominance. If what a nation watches on te ...

'From The Beginning:' Addressing the Roots of Sexual Violence in the Church
Originally Posted: 06/12/2013 - 3:06pm | Type: Blog

What about the manipulative behavior that gives rise to the delusion of consent? Was my pastor's not-quite-a-proposition an act of sexual violence? Editor’s Note : ...

It's Time for Outrage: Sexual Violence and the Church
Originally Posted: 05/16/2013 - 12:16pm | Type: Blog

It's time for all people of faith to be outraged. It's time for our Christian leaders to stand up and say that women, made in the very image of God, deserve better. And it's time for us in the f ...