“Proof-Texting” from the Bible: The Unwavering Logic of Biblical Inerrancy

9 Feb

  Introduction What’s the deal with Christians who resort to listing a series of proof-texts to prove their point in any disputation involving theology or biblical interpretations? This practice has really struck me lately. I’m a part of a couple … Read More »

004: Can There Be “Christianity Without Churchianity?” (with Richard Jacobson)

2 Feb

Have you left the church behind, but haven’t yet given up on God–or people? Many have walked away from the “institutional church” but still carry their faith with them. But where do they go from there? Today’s guest, Richard Jacobson, … Read More »

What Happens After People Leave the Church?

2 Jan

Introduction Have you left the church behind? Are you a “post-Christian,” whatever that may mean? According to a 2016 Pew Research poll of 35,000 American adults, statistics indicate that the population of self-identified “Christians” has dropped significantly. The last time … Read More »

50: Women Beyond Belief: Discovering Life Without Religion (with Karen Garst) Part 2

24 Nov

Part 2 of my wide-ranging and though-prvoking conversation with Karen Garst, “The Faithless Feminist,” continues in this episode. For those undergoing a process of discovery and deconstruction of their inherited belief systems–particularly coming out of a fundamentalist or conservative religious … Read More »