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Ten Things I Love About Protestant Churches

Several articles back, I wrote something (here) listing views that have changed for me over the years. It wasn’t meant to be an exhaustive list or a debate. The purpose of the article was to conclude a four-part series on... Continue Reading →

Jesse’s Top Eight Changes in American Christianity in the Next 30 Years

So, first of all, I want to make it ABUNDANTLY clear that, while I love facts and stats, this is all anecdotal. All of the major points in this article are my passive assumptions based on trends I've noticed, friends... Continue Reading →

My Spiritual Journey in the Church of Christ: The Short Version

My Spiritual Journey in the Church of Christ: The Short Version I've written two articles recently regarding my overall thoughts concerning my spiritual reality (here) and my overall life story (here). The first article spoke to where I am spiritually... Continue Reading →

Integration and Storytelling: Scripture Can Improve the Mental Health of Non-Believers

This is a short research paper I did the first semester at Liberty University for my graduate degree in industrial/organizational psychology. As a former atheist/agnostic, and as someone who still "wrestles with God by the River" (Gen. 32), I find... Continue Reading →

It’s Time to Talk about the LGBTQ+ Community & the Church

Disclosure: Okay, so I'm going to ask some very controversial questions for our Christian community to consider and I want you to really think about your answers. But I need to first say that these are 100% honest questions and... Continue Reading →

De/Reconstruction and Healing

I'm in some de/reconstruction groups. I've been in the game myself for years so I'm pretty familiar with groups like that. Maybe some of this could help you or someone you know in some way. I shared my thoughts below... Continue Reading →

Do It Anyway: Selfless Love

I need this reminder. I think all of us have days or even seasons when we need this reminder that justice, mercy, humility, faith, and love should always win, even when we don't receive that ourselves.I've experienced all of these... Continue Reading →

“Same Song, Different Verse”… How Systems of Atheism & Deconstruction are often the Same Essence as the Religion They Despise.

First, none of us REALLY interpret the Bible literally. We all pick and choose when and where to do so. And perhaps we even pick and choose with good reason sometimes! Maybe we have evidence suggesting we should not assume... Continue Reading →

First Things First: I’m Not a Good Guy… (AKA: In the Beginning There Was Spiritual Trauma)

First Things First: I’m Not a Good Guy… (AKA: In the Beginning There Was Spiritual Trauma) Hey! It’s been a while. I took a break. I’ve been working on myself and taking a "sabbatical" for some time now (always will... Continue Reading →

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