On Sunday, my home church is voting to update its constitution, and if it is approved, I will no longer be a member of the church. Here are the proposed changes to the section about gender and sexuality in full: We believe that God wonderfully and immutably creates each person as male or female. These… Continue reading Transgenderism and Church Membership
A roommate conversation at the dinner table: Me: I just read an article about how there are five cat personalities, and Hans Harrison is definitely a "human cat" because he loves snuggles and invading personal space. Roommate #1: A guy was telling me today about how men are dogs and women are cats. Me: Okay,… Continue reading Are You a Cat or a Dog?
One of my least favorite things about the Bible are stories where women are neglected, abused, raped, and chopped into twelve pieces. Worse than the stories themselves is the way in which God is silent about these stories. When Abraham sacrificed his son, God saved the day by providing a ram. When Jephthah sacrificed his… Continue reading We Remember: A Ceremony to Lament and Honor Women
1| 9 Brutally Real Reasons Why Millenials Refuse to Have Kids I LIVE. If you like babies, you probably need a sense of humor (or empathy) to read this article, but as someone who has always been deeply ambivalent about having biological children, I was screaming in agreement throughout the whole thing. 2| Marvel movies… Continue reading Sunday Summary #41
When I think of men flirting with some on the street, I think of catcalling and stalking and rude gestures. I think of feeling uncomfortable at best and unsafe at worst. So when in public, I tend to avoid meeting men's gazes because I want to minimize those possibilities as much as possible. Imagine my… Continue reading How to Flirt with a Total Stranger without being an Asshole
I will not apologize for the fact that my conversations with Elizabeth frequently revolve around Tom Hiddleston and other men blessed by God's artistic prowess, but you know. Sometimes we talk about slightly more important things, like politics, abortion, and social change! Tricia: THIS is our next Obama/Biden bromance!? Elizabeth: NO. No, because you're going… Continue reading Let’s Talk About…PRO-LIFE: YOU’RE DOING IT WRONG
Yesterday Elizabeth enlightened me on the hottest men from 1910-1950. Since I have very little knowledge of the hottest men of yesteryear, she got very little pushback. Today...I have some opinions! [Click HERE to read our earlier conversation and what led to Elizabeth saying...] Elizabeth: Just to splash some cold water on you Elizabeth:… Continue reading Let’s Talk About…HOT MEN THROUGHOUT THE DECADES (1960s-2010s)