There is a diminishing debate, especially in America, around the issue of celibacy. For many it seems to be an outdated, possibly backward, form of sexual expression. When I discuss it amongst friends, it is treated with almost universal hostility or mockery. But, is that fair?
Slut-shaming and hypersexualizing black women are black feminist issues: Not only when they relate to publicly sexually adventurous women like Amber Rose or Blac Chyna, but when they relate to celibate sisters too.
A dead Pope, made a Saint since his passing away, and his secret love life, is a hot item in the news. What is it about this story that fascinates glo...
Jason waited for 6 years for the United Methodist Church to change the church laws to allow for openly homosexual ministers to be ordained. When that never happed he decided to start his own church.
During high school, two of my closest friends were also virgins. We all made a pact to remain virgins until marriage. After one lost his v-card senior year of high school and the other while in college, I was the last man standing.
In wrapping up my exploration of the history behind Valentine's Day the day itself has a past that is not quite like the way we celebrate in modern times and thank goodness. Heck, my male friend whose comments about what his significant other should be doing to and for him were not so far off the mark in terms of the history.
I know what's it's like to feel you have a secret that nobody can know about. I know what it's like to feel ashamed about being gay. I know what it's like to wonder if your silence about being gay is causing more harm than your ministry is causing good.
Has anyone ever approached you to tell you that if you sleep with someone, you're basically jeopardizing your whole life? The fact that this still happens in the 21st century may sound surreal.
On January 14, a communiqué was released from the meeting of Anglican Primates that revealed a vote to sanction The Episcopal Church for its recent canonical changes to allow same sex marriage by limiting its participation in the Anglican Communion.
Here is a translation from the recently discovered Diary of Buddha, originally scratched onto leaves of grass by an exact and lavish hand. The entry seems to come just shortly before a historic decision to allow females into the Sangha.
To be clear: God is not finished with the Episcopal Church yet. We have miles to go and much work to do to overcome the many systemic issues that continue to challenge us as we strive to live into our call to be the Body of Christ in the world.
I read recently an article outlining why happy people, don't check their cell phones before getting out of bed. With a myriad of media outlets and soc...
While its viewership won't come close to that other famous British drama Downton Abbey, we are about to begin a new season of the real life soap opera we've come to think of As the Anglican World Turns.
There are people who are dying who may never know that God loves them unless they can see that God loves a tired old queen like me. And She does!
My last HuffPost piece, ...
By rethinking your love resolutions and replacing them with love revolutions you'll be initiating a new mindset that's likely to revolutionize not only your romantic relationships, but your whole outlook on life.