What Southern Baptists must do to fight clergy sex abuse [Opinion]

What Southern Baptists must do to fight clergy sex abuse [Opinion] — Read on http://www.houstonchronicle.com/opinion/outlook/amp/What-Southern-Baptists-must-do-to-fight-clergy-13961274.php THREAD:Organizations that have successfully escaped taking responsibility for their own history of systemic sexual abuse have typically employed numerous tactics of impression management to control the ways in which people view them. Here a few ways the system deceives:— Wade …

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A Rubric for Child Protection in an Age of Clergy Abuse

[This article is originally a letter, sent to the pastors at Wasilla Bible Church, Wasilla AK, June 2, 2019, in response to a Sermon on wisdom & imparting it to children] At one point in the sermon this morning, bro. Larry said he has no formula/way for imparting wisdom to others (parents to children, etc.). …

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John Chau Does NOT Meet the Measures for Christian Martyrdom

News reports of a young Christian's violent death at the hands of the Sentinelese people has captured the world's attention this week. Martyrdom is the endurance of bodily death in witness to the Christian religion. ---Dominic Prummer O.P. John Allen Chau is being hailed a martyr by some and an arrogant and reckless, renegade zealot …

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A Crystal Clear Statement on Gay and Lesbian Marriage

Precursory Statement on LGBTQIA Shaming/guilting and shunning LGBTQ+ within reparative and conversion therapies is always wrong. Instead, we all should focus on identity exchange and spiritual health (See also, HERE). I firmly and clearly state that LGBTQA persons can be/are born with their sexual orientation latent. Also, although there are only two biological sexes (male …

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A Response to Kirk Cameron’s ‘Formula to Save America’ in “Monumental”

Recently, a (conservative, charismatic evangelical) family member sent me a YouTube video excerpt of Kirk Cameron's "Monumental." The excerpted video shows a "formula to save America." The video and its original are nothing more than Christofascist propaganda for creating a Christian quasi-theocracy in the USA. Here is my response: Let me begin by declaring a …

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