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Big Fish Vomit

here’s my comment dropped today beneath a most worthy post at Crossroad Junction:

I Confess: I Killed Ekklesia

“Abandoning man-made traditions is hard,” said Jim Wright. 875 more words

Fourth Presbyterian Pittsburgh

Lancaster Christian School Employee Sentenced for Molesting Girls at Church

A former youth supervisor at a Christian school in Lancaster was sentenced Tuesday for molesting two girls during church services at Grace Chapel Church.

Jonathan Michael Macy entered a plea of no contest on Sept. 139 more words

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What To Do Instead

Several years ago, at the church I talk about in Part 2 of my story, the pastor surmised that if we were given incontrovertible evidence that God does not exist, that Jesus was just a myth, and that our faith was fallacy, we would still meet together, have classes and programs and serve the organization and the mission because for most, church is merely a country club. 792 more words

Victims' Group Applauds Man Who Sued Church

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A support group for victims of clergy sexual abuse is applauding a man who pursued a public nuisance claim against church leaders in Minnesota. 122 more words


Buying Your Way to the Top

For a very long time, my husband took the position that “This, too, shall pass.”  So I had expressed concern.  So I had asked questions.  Repeatedly because the senior pastor would not respond.   663 more words

Same Song, Second Verse

The call came last night.

In my story, I call her Beth. She wanted to tell me about Jada.

Jada was the choir director at my last church before they hired Phillip. 624 more words