Losing My Religion

Stop using “Merry Christmas” as a weapon

I love this time of year, it truly is the most wonderful of time of the year. From the beginning of September until the end of the year is my favorite season. The weather is more conducive to my Scottish blood and all the best holidays happen now. As soon as I feel that first [...]

Family, Losing My Religion

Women in the Church is Still an Issue?

There are many issues where I believe most Christian churches need to lighten up and they need to do it soon if they wish to grow in any meaningful capacity but I thought we had figured out the role of women by now. It is ridiculous that the role of women in the christian church in the Western World is still an issue.

Gender Issues, Losing My Religion

What “Big Love” Teaches Us About Marriage

When I first heard the concept for the HBO series “Big Love” I thought I was going to hate it. Hearing of a show about polygamous marrige I figured it would play into male fantasies about how a polygamous marriage would be and give the producers an excuse to provide titillating scenes unhindered by the [...]

Living in America, Losing My Religion, The Body Politic

God as a Loving Father

I have always loved the concept of considering God as a loving father. It is this idea that lead me to question more and more the ideas being presented in Catholicism and eventually leave it behind. It is this idea that often causes me to find conflicts in other religions where I cannot see how [...]

Losing My Religion