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What is Refeeding? The Minnesota Starvation Experiment.

The Study  I’m not the first person who’s had to deal with restoring a starving child to a healthy weight. Thankfully, some adult men were willing to undergo this torture, and have the results recorded for posterity. During WWII, 36 conscientious objectors to the war willingly signed up, for no money, to undergo a starvation &

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How Can I Spot Abusive Complementarianism?

I want to collect some of the more impactful discussions and moments that my friends and I have had on Twitter, and bring them to the blog.  This was one of the best questions I’ve ever been asked. [View the story “How Can I Spot Abusive Complementarianism? ” on Storify]

#Comptradictions. Gary Thomas, Part 1

#Comptradictions is my blog series with Ezer Rising, where we examine the promises of complementarian theology, and then examine the fruit that it actually produces. One of the hardest, most humbling lessons for me to learn, is that Christian authors are not in authority over me.  A book that I see in Lifeway, or advertised

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Why Davey Blackburn’s Church Culture is Toxic

[Potentially triggering graphics and themes ahead.] I won’t comment on whether or not Davey Blackburn is involved in his wife’s shooting death or not. That’s the job of the investigators and the court system. However, as a spiritual abuse blogger, I must say this: Rev. Davey Blackburn has used this tragedy to show us why

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Welcome to my new home!

Thankfully, now that life is starting to stabilize a bit, I can get back to doing what I do best. The blog has a new name, and hopefully, within the next few days, a new look. Thank you for exploring the Evangelical galaxy with me.

An Update on My Daughter

I can’t thank you all enough for the amazing, outpouring of support and prayer you gave our family yesterday. I was shocked to receive over 100 tweets, private messages, emails, and texts from all of you. I hope to respond to everyone very soon. I thank God for giving us the kind of prayer and

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Christian Janeway’s Year of Hell

UPDATE AT THE END OF THE POST. A lot of times, I don’t have a good perspective on the amount of suffering my family and I have endured. Today, as a brand new barrage of photon torpedoes have hit our ship, from a completely unexpected source, I think it’s time to write out a list

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