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Dec 27, 2019

When Brock Ford’s strict Southern Baptist grandparents found out he was gay, his own family members broke into his home and assaulted him with a Bible. He left town afraid for his life and started over in Dallas, slowly working through the hurt and shame. After 30 years, he’s following his call to ministry and hopes...


Dec 13, 2019

The Sci-Fi book “Stranger in a Strange Land” was formative for Michael Maday at age 12. Though Catholic as a youth, he leaned towards more Eastern teachers such as Alan Watts (Zen) and Swami Muktananda (Siddha Yoga). We discuss the value of discipleship and the essence behind the intellectual surface of religion: a...


Nov 29, 2019

France Anne was raised Baptist in France until she decided at age 17 not to go back to church. She became indifferent, satisfied with her own definition of God and stopped questioning life. The program “Recovering from Religion” helped her see how indoctrinated she was. We discuss differences between France and the...


Nov 15, 2019

While advocating for a Non-Discrimination Ordinance in Kansas, Kate Guimbellot, her wife, and 12-year-old son were targeted by the hate group, Westboro Baptist Church. In response, she and her community created the “Stand Up in Love” event where over 300 people showed up with signs of love and acceptance. She...


Nov 1, 2019

After joining the military and struggling with addiction, Chelsea Anderson found an inclusive recovery group that helped her to work through her faith and sexuality issues. Now she’s part of a Christian movement for LGBT Christians to find affirming communities and via social media #FaithfullyLGBT.

“Through prayer,...