Tag Archive for fear

TWIH Episode 36: Breaking Our Lenses with Xochiqetzal Duti Odinsdottir (#blacklivesmatter #pantheacon)

This week we are joined by Xochiquetzal Duti Odinsdottir. We not only talk more about the events of Pantheacon 2015, but we also talk about how the progressive movement deals with issues of race. How do we open our eyes to how racism works in our society? What is the future of racism and social […]

The Heretic Writes: Open Letter to the @US_FDA: Gay Blood Ban is Discriminatory and Completely Unnecessary

To the Commissioners, Deputy Commissioners, and Chief Scientists of the FDA: Before I became a seminary student and full time pastor, I worked in the biotech industry for 13 years. I majored in biochemistry in college, and was in AP science classes in high school. During my career I mainly worked in pharmaceutical companies, both […]

TWIH Episode 5: Body Shame, Agency, and the Imago Dei with Rev. Lee Whittaker

This week we have Rev. Lee back to discuss body shame, disability, and how to be responsible and welcoming clergy around issues of the body. The biggest question is: If we say that ALL people are made in the image of God, do we make sure that what we’re saying in spiritual space reflects that?…