Category Archives: Holidays

To the Moms of Queer Kids

Any time you write a post to moms, there’s always the risk of leaving someone out. Today I’m writing to one specific group of moms – the moms in Liz Dyer’s group for Christian moms of LGBTQ kids. If that’s … Continue reading

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The Dark and Beautiful Cross: Christus Victor

The cross could be seen as a relief from God’s wrath, but I choose to see it as a reflection of God’s love. Continue reading

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New Year, New You

The new year is almost upon us. We hang a clean new calendar on the wall and it makes it almost believe that because we had a party at midnight things will be different. We will be different. We start off … Continue reading

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Keeping Christ in Christmas

It’s that time of year again. The time when I’m last-minute shopping because “oh my gosh, it’s 9 days until Christmas, how the crap did that happen?” Trying to get things (always the things) ordered in time so they can get … Continue reading

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