They say your body is a temple, but I’ve never been the religious type.
If there is a God, I believe she would be less interested in the specifics. There would be no tally system of how often you prayed to her or who you successfully converted.
The same pharisees and charlatans who couldn’t stand Jesus’ message of love and compassion are the ones today trying to convince us that we should focus more on hating people for their sexual orientation than loving people for being children of God.
There was a time when I couldn’t imagine myself waking up on a Sunday morning to anyone but you.
You make me believe in good again, the kind of good a kid feels on Christmas day.
A year ago, I drove to Seattle & Portland on a typical (non-long) weekend. It was Mormonism-flavored and I was suicidal. How I gave up the religious attire there, and more.
Like many people who find themselves at a religious crossroad, I turned away from the church but more than that, I turned my back on God.
It sounds funny how a former non-believer like me is writing about that one supernatural being I used to criticize – God.
I’m sorry if a Christian has shown intolerance for you due to your sexuality, ideas, politics or religion.
When my dad was reaching the end of his life, my mother’s Christian friend made a case for him accepting Jesus. Wouldn’t want him burning for all eternity, right?