The Perils of Conversion Therapy

The Perils of Conversion Therapy

Good Faith Media released a series of interviews this week with survivors of conversion therapy. Conversion therapy is the discredited practice of seeking to “convert” LGBTQ+ individuals to the sexual orientation or gender identity/expression traditionally associated...
The Strangest Pastoral Advice I’ve Ever Given

The Strangest Pastoral Advice I’ve Ever Given

“Try being an atheist.” That’s the strangest pastoral advice I’ve ever given. It wasn’t a joke or a trick either. A friend (not a church member) came to me for help because they were struggling with suicidal ideation. “What do you do if god hates you?” That was how...
How Some Doctors Can Refuse to Treat You

How Some Doctors Can Refuse to Treat You

Ohio has granted medical professionals the right to refuse to perform procedures that violate their personal religious or moral beliefs. This new provision, known as a Right of Conscious Refusal (RoCR), is buried within the state’s latest budget proposal and was...