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This is odd since one would assume that the foundation of the Christian faith would be “Christ”, but that’s not the case, unfortunately.
For most Evangelical Christians, especially, the Bible is their authority, and they will gladly affirm this if you’re…
Food, and especially our preferences for preparing, cooking and eating it, are about far more…Are fathers and “fatherhood” underrepresented as a subject of inquiry in anthropology?
According to evolutionary anthropologist Anna Machin, up until 10 years ago, fatherhood was neglected by researchers “due to the misguided assumption that it…
Anyone who has deconstructed their faith in any way should understand what I mean by “detox.” It’s that period of time where you have to unlearn all the bad theology and screwy doctrines that you picked up in the Christian tradition you grew up in.
That means unlearning everything you thought you knew about tithing, about spiritual covering, about pastoral authority, and about what it means to “be” the church rather simply attend a meeting once a week. Over the last 11 years, I’ve been going through the painful process of Deconstruction. Losing faith means losing friends, fellowship and yes, sometimes even family along the way. Which is why recent reactions to some of the more high-profile Christians who have questioned their faith or walked away entirely have been painful to watch.
When you’ve abandoned your faith, but your friends and family have abandoned you, where do you go to start again? I’ve spent over 12 years blogging about my own deconstruction process, and an equal amount of time writing books about why we need to look at the Gospel, and the Church and the Church and the Bible from a…
When it comes to Deconstructing our Christian Faith, there are 6 main pillars that hold everything up.
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