Solidarity Sunday: Kayla’s Story

Solidarity Sunday: Kayla’s Story

Solidarity Sunday: Kayla’s Story February 19, 2018 by Kayla When I was three, I was raped by two teenage boys in our church while their mom babysat me. They left my brother alone, because he was a boy. When I was 12, I finally had the words to say what had...
Solidarity Sunday: Lisa’s Story

Solidarity Sunday: Lisa’s Story

Solidarity Sunday: Lisa’s Story February 19, 2018 Lisa Sharon Harper My 3-year-old body lay next to a family member—protected by proximity to power and authority. No monsters could reach me—even the ones under the bed must stay at bay—because an adult male who I...
Solidarity Sunday: Tracy’s Story

Solidarity Sunday: Tracy’s Story

Solidarity Sunday: Tracy’s Story February 19, 2018 by Tracy Johnson The Bible tells the story of King David’s daughter Tamar and how her brother Amnon raped her (2 Samuel 13). In my 40 years of faith, I have never heard this passage preached in any church. I...
fallen titans

fallen titans

fallen titans March 19, 2018 by Micah Bournes Micah Bournes taught me how to “use my words” to speak justice at a time when I felt my words would never be heard. Male allies to #SilenceIsNotSpiritual not only stand up, and stand for, but use their gifts...
your turn to write a lament

your turn to write a lament

your turn to write a lament March 5, 2018 ləˈment – noun, a passionate expression of grief We can think of nothing more important than beginning with lament. Where private lament has served to rend our hearts, we also pray for a flood of corporate,...