#MillennialMonday – Colby Martin and the LGBTQ Community

  It is my absolute pleasure to introduce you to Colby Martin – Pastor//Author//Artist. I love the way he describes his journey in his upcoming book, Unclobber. He stated, “UnClobber is about how the Church has misused a handful of Bible verses to prevent the LGBTQ community from being fully welcomed at the Table.” I…

Church Sex

What makes a woman straight? I shouldn’t have to go back to the birds and the bees, but let’s review. Strong women CAN BE straight. Women who lead CAN BE straight. Women who preach CAN BE straight. Women who have short hair CAN BE straight. Now that we’ve reviewed basic elementary education, let’s graduate to…

Table for One

“Yes, miss. How many are in your party?” The host looks back and forth; searching for the “rest” of my table. His eyes pierce mine as I explain. “One, please.” We’ve all been there. Those moments where the room gasps, the relatives shudder and Aunt Mildred tries to convince you to go out with her…

Intentional Innocence

Welcome to the-Not-So-Real-Life 2.0. It’s a world where The Bachelor impresses his prey with charming verbiage such as, “Hi. Hey. Wassup.” This is the man that all women want to fight over and all men want to punch. He is the epitome of manliness. What if Reality TV sucked us into its vortex? What if…

Fifty Shades of Grey

We have become an animalistic society who deems sexual dominance as a romantic turn-on. Fifty Shade of Grey has become a self-help manual for the relationally impotent. My rebuttal is not formed from a religious standpoint but from a women’s perspective. This book and movie have imprisoned women into a ‘fantasy’ (and I use the…