Christian Culture, Cultural Observations

We Need to Rethink How We Talk about LGBTQ

We journalists like studies. They help us put stories and topics in context. So a study released in 2018 exploring the association between importance of religion and suicide ideation is obviously going to interest me. If you’ve followed my writing for any length of time, or you’re a friend of mine, you know that religion… Continue reading We Need to Rethink How We Talk about LGBTQ

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Christian Culture

Let’s Be Careful with Our Message of Hate

Hate the sin, love the sinner. It's an evangelical cliche as old as "grace through faith." Fun fact: that cliche is not in the Bible. The concepts are there and are true, but there's no one verse we get that exact phrasing from. Apparently the phrasing was originated by Augustine and then modified a bit by… Continue reading Let’s Be Careful with Our Message of Hate