Masculine Pronouns For God: Why We’ve Got It Wrong And Why Jesus Is Worth A Closer Look

Before I became Christian in university, one of the biggest things that bothered me was that God and Jesus were always presented as explicitly male–even C. S. Lewis, who often has a more nuanced understanding as a lay person falls into this trap using some very culturally specific logic to portray God as inherently masculine.Continue reading “Masculine Pronouns For God: Why We’ve Got It Wrong And Why Jesus Is Worth A Closer Look”

Practicing Faith Alone: Lessons From A Christian With A Wicca Past

Hi all! I was inspired to make this post because many Christians, used to corporate worship, are struggling in this time of isolation imposed by the COVID-19 pandemic. I thought, as a Christian with a long history of solo worship, that I should some of the lessons I have learned in the hopes that they’llContinue reading “Practicing Faith Alone: Lessons From A Christian With A Wicca Past”

Why I Love Halloween!

Halloween has always been a favorite holiday of mine, and yet, the older I get the more I realize how many people aren’t interested at all in it–or even are actively against it. So I thought I’d share why Halloween means so much to me and those like me. My hope is that by doingContinue reading “Why I Love Halloween!”

On Wicca, Witchcraft, And Christianity

I was finally baptized recently, and confirmed as a member of the United Church of Canada. As part of the service, I was given an opportunity to share my faith journey, which involved also emphasizing how important my time as a Wiccan was to finally being called to Christianity. And yet, I still encounter manyContinue reading “On Wicca, Witchcraft, And Christianity”

No Morality?: On A Common Misconception of the Life Force

Everyone who knows me even casually knows that I am eagerly awaiting the release of Star Wars: Episode VIII: The Last Jedi. Yet I am concerned about several aspects of it. One in particular is the hinting that Luke Skywalker may be portrayed as a Grey Jedi. For those who don’t know, in Star WarsContinue reading “No Morality?: On A Common Misconception of the Life Force”