From Ruth to Rahab: Fair Trade Valentine’s Gifts

Happy Fair Trade Valentine’s Day I’m so excited for Valentine’s Day. It could have something to do with being married to a man who is tops at romantic gestures, but overall I just love the holiday. Interesting history, swatches of red and pink, corny cards, and candy are just a few of my favorite things…

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Closing the Umbrella on Christian Family Hierarchy

The Infamous Umbrella of Headship If you come from a Complementarian theology background, you may be familiar with this model of Christian Family Hierarchy. The umbrella illustration is the top image result when you google the phrase, “Christian Family Hierarchy.” It depicts a hierarchical relationship between God, men, and women within the limited context of…

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5 Sex Myths Christians Should Drop in 2017

Growing up in a Southern Baptist church, I didn’t hear much about sex. There were no Bible studies on Song of Solomon, no discussion of what a healthy sexual relationship looked like. With all this silence on the subject, it isn’t very surprising that I grew up to think of sex as an embarrassing, dirty…

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