“But I do not allow a woman to teach or exercise authority over a man, but to remain quiet.” 1 Timothy 2:12 is the tool of choice to uphold the misogyny and patriarchal caste system in the church. Was Paul going against God who had already chosen women like Deborah and Miriam to be his … Continue reading Is the Bible Really Against Women Pastors?
I didn’t have to chide myself with, “You got this, girl.” I was decisive and I had that wild look in my eye. I grabbed the buzzers, put them on ¼ inch setting and plunged them into my shoulder-length greying hair. I felt free and powerful as my hair fell to the floor and accumulated … Continue reading Finding my Identity in the Image of “I AM”
“Core Quality=Tolerance”, I see plastered on the sign of the nearby school as I drive by and my stomach ties in knots as I wonder what our kids are learning from the well-meaning adults in their lives. I hate tolerance! It says that the solution to any problem is to just cram it down and … Continue reading Race in the US: Potholes on Empathy Road