Losing My Religion

The One About the Orthodox Jewish Woman and the Rabbi’s Wife

“I saw that God I’d been so determined to believe in not as an absolute, but as a construct that couldn’t take a joke.”

Sep 12, 2017
Jesus Christ is Now Following You!

“When will American Christians put two and two together and start acting like their Savior?”

Sep 07, 2017
The Oil Cross: On Being Raised to Wage Spiritual Warfare

They were fallen angels, Satan’s henchmen, and they were everywhere.

Mar 29, 2017
Almost: On Catholicism, Belief, and Belonging

“I wanted to be the one Father Tom winked at, the one whose hair he gently touched with his large, sturdy hands.”

Feb 01, 2017
The Lord’s Supper

“If you let God in and then don’t let him out again, what happens to your body?”

Oct 04, 2016
From Atheism to the Cosmic

“Finding solace through trusting God became frustrating.”

Breaking the Horse

God has given you a special task, they said. Save your mother’s soul.

Jul 26, 2016
The Book in the Box

Getting trashed was my way of announcing who I was: not Mormon.

Jul 19, 2016
With Non-Believing Feet on Holy Ground

“I am not in awe of God, but I am in awe of faith.”

Jul 12, 2016
A Night in the Village

“What happened to my night that was supposed to offer me a glimpse of hope?”

Jul 05, 2016
Remission

“I say I have sloughed off religion like a diseased limb.”

Nov 13, 2015