IR: “Biblical Grounds”

I feel like Stuff Christian Culture Likes is the comedy version of my Immodesty Rail pieces. If you don't know Stephanie Drury's work yet, check it out. Her best work may be her themed Twitter search-and-retweet moments. So, along those lines: stuff Christian culture likes [to do]: Demand inappropriate justification for deeply personal decisions. Maybe … Continue reading IR: “Biblical Grounds”

When you’re a storyteller and a Christian

A couple weeks back, it was 7:45 am and I was grumpy. My good friend Mark was arguing with me in the car on our way to the metro. We've been carpooling every day since Christmas, and he's a morning person. And he likes to argue.┬áMark is one of my favorite people, but I'm not … Continue reading When you’re a storyteller and a Christian

Commonplace Links 1/31

And we're baaaack. Commonplace links went away when I stopped reading blogs for a month or so. This week there's been a fantastic rash of posts on virginity and Christian culture, and I'm really excited that this is being discussed. I have been hesitant to say so, but I have become increasingly convinced that the … Continue reading Commonplace Links 1/31

Immodesty Rail: An Introduction

I'd like to start a regular feature here about the concept of gender roles within the church, and how they affect us, why they affect us, and how they ought to affect us. I intend for this to be primarily a discussion, and I ask that you engage these posts by first laying down your … Continue reading Immodesty Rail: An Introduction