Lamentations is not about being quiet and seeking comfort. It doesn't not look like easy listening piano solos.
It looks like me kneeling in a middle of a road in DC in the pouring rain, singing "somebody is hurting my sister" and sobbing my guts out, waiting to get arrested.
Not journaling quietly in church. just. wtf.
Again with the missing the point on #churchtoo. It's not "out there."
How about talking about all the pastors that are the ones that are rapists and how churches bend over backwards to cover it up and boost their careers? Anyone? No?
"Bad news: predators have these."
Notice the link between "men are predatory" and her stance on women's "developing bodies" and how they shouldn't "display" them. #churchtoo
They don't want coffeeshops, no smoke and mirrors. They don't expect you to be Hillsong. They want you to love the Lord Jesus Christ."
hmmmm. ok. >_>
That's just all code for queer people, folks.
pray for me.
HAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAH [breathes] HAHAHAHAHAHAH
omfg he really can't help himself, can he? #GC2Summit
.... I mean character is great and all, but you can have plenty of "character" by every standard in Titus 5 and still cover up abuse and silence victims. #churchtoo
tell me if I'm wrong.
well the Billy Graham Rule might be rearing its head here today at the Billy Graham center at a program put on by the Billy Graham Institute. I hope not.
The "safe space" they've talked about isn't actually available to them to really be vulnerable and honest with their pain.
"Is there anything more fragile than a smoldering wick?"
I feel like you have to pick one or the other with this phrasing, doc. #nitpicky
ugggggghhhh noooooo whyyyyy with the ablism
Y'know. TO TALK ABOUT SEXUAL ABUSE IN THE CHURCH #churchtoo
Thank you everyone who joined me today. Talking to y'all is the only way I got through this.