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I’m a Liberal Christian, Who Moved to Conservative Evangelical Town

And what I found there completely shocked me

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I remember sitting in a home where a guest speaker to our small Christian writing group gave the tired and well-worn talk: Christians were under attack, they longed for the “good old days” when neighbors were friendly, everyone went to church, the kids were respectful, and…




Thoughts on applying a 2000 year old religion to 21st Century life

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Judy Hansen

Judy Hansen

Writer, blogger, a burr in the saddle of lousy theology. Bad Theology costs lives. Author of Eight Biblical Women Who Changed the World.

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