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Sophia Series Session 7: Adele Sakler (N.C.O.Edition)

October 9, 2010

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Phil Shepherd aka the Whiskey Preacher is a straight ally who interviewed Queermergent’s own Adele Sakler aka Existential Punk for his latest Sophia Series Podcast, the (National Coming Out Edition)! You can check out Adele’s interview on the Whiskey Preacher’s website by clicking here or when it becomes available on iTunes here. Thanks for tuning […]

Living Outside Of The Closet

October 8, 2010

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Phil Shepherd aka the Whiskey Preacher is a straight ally who has created this youtube video of himself interviewing the coming out story of his friend Becky who is apart of Phil’s faith community The Eucatastrophe in Fort Worth, TX. Becky and Phil both hope and pray that Becky’s story can bring encouragement to those […]

The Non-Existent Case Against SSM in the Bible

May 17, 2010

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The Non-Existent Case Against SSM in the Bible BY Theresa Seeber The Clobber Passages are as follows: Genesis 19:1-5 Leviticus 18:22 Leviticus 20:13 Deuteronomy 23:17 1 Corinthians 6:9-10 Romans 1:21-31 Matthew 19:11-13 is not a “clobber passage”, but is Jesus’ own words on the matter Genesis 19:1-5 In the story of Sodom and Gomorrah the […]

When Queers Pray

August 31, 2009

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When Queers Pray BY Aideen “I am the vine; you are the branches. If you abide in me, and I in you, you will produce much fruit. Apart from me you can do nothing.” (John 15:5) What if…queers were to start praying and interceding en-masse? What if…God has a really cool, white-hot purpose for the […]

orthodoxy: word of god or golden calf?

June 1, 2009

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orthodoxy: word of god or golden calf? BY Drew Tatusko The idea of reading the bible and then interpreting it for the purpose of direct application to one’s life is a little strange. It is strange because it assumes that at some point in history all of the fragments of what scholars have spliced together […]

Changing Stories

April 27, 2009

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Changing Stories BY Padraig When I was eleven years old I remember being asked a question that left me with the feeling of being trapped… damned if I did and damned if I didn’t. The trap involved linguistics… tricky linguistics to an eleven year old. “Are you a homosapien or a homosexual?” was the question. […]

Family As Idol In Conservative Christianity

April 6, 2009

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Family As Idol In Conservative Christianity By Queerbrit The one thing I have never understood, is why conservative Christians always start with the nuclear family as the building block of a Christianised society.  Further, that faith in practice must essentially protect traditional interpretations of gender roles.  Where did this all come from?  It certainly did […]