11/19/2014 10:20 am ET Updated Nov 19, 2014

I'm A Sex-Positive Christian

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I have an email folder filled with strangers who have taken it upon themselves to disown me from the faith.

I grew up in a branch of Christianity best described as fundamentalism, something I’ve written about here before.

I have a literal lifetime of experience in all those facets of the evangelical-fundamentalist-conservative compound, including anti-choice, sexual repression, political extremism, and a casual sprinkle of imperialism and racism to top it all off. But I’m here today to talk about sex. Because I am still a Christian, albeit a much more liberal one, and I’m sex-positive.

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