The Holy Gospel according to Luke (10:25-37) introduces us to the Good Samaritan. He is the dude who doesn’t pass by the guy who has been robbed, beaten, and left for dead even though everyone else gave him nary a look. At the very end of that particular scripture we are instructed to “go and do likewise”. Today, I want to ask you a favor.
I ask you to put aside politics and fear.
I ask you to put aside labels and tools of attack.
I ask you to stop before you shame those w
I grew up Mormonish (LDS lite) in Utah. My relationship with God and Christianity was complicated to say the least. As a bisexual (sometimes lesbian, always queer) woman I hated religion and what religion stood for. To me it was hateful and biased. To me it held no space for growth and love. And so I mostly avoided houses of worship. To be clear I believe in God. I also believe in the divine Goddess, the Universe, and a higher presence much, much bigger than myself. I also be