“And then her heart changed, or at least she understood it; and the winter passed, and the sun shone upon her.” –J.R.R. Tolkien (The Lord of the Rings) 2017 was a fantastic year. I started a new ministry called Ezer Rising where I get to share my passion for women, equality, and healing/freedom for victims … More 2018 Blog Relaunch – New Direction and Vision
TW: Abuse, rape “I hate the word feminism and everything it stands for. Feminists are man hating, self-serving, arrogant, entitled women. Feminists just want to dominate men and have “girl power”, not caring how many men they have to step on to rule the world,” she said to the group. I listened with an open … More “I Hate Everything About Feminism” – she said.
When I was a little girl, my first hero was Belle (Beauty & the Beast), followed by Icebox (the girl in Little Giants), Elizabeth (the smart, independent twin in the Sweet Valley books), and Nancy Drew. I loved seeing girls that were like me…girls that loved books, had huge dreams, and/or didn’t like being put … More My Review of Wonder Woman – Rambling and Processing
It’s easy to stand with people when what they’re doing/talking about makes people feel good or affirms what is a popular belief/tradition. But, it’s much harder to find people willing to stand with you when what you’re doing is shaking the boat, casting light into darkness, and talking out what the world has labeled as … More Today I Choose To Not Quit.
Last week I posted on Ezer Rising about Bathsheba and the post got a load of comments. I did a little digging and researching so this post has additional thoughts and is basically an extended version of my original post. Note: I don’t claim to be a scholar or theologian, just putting two and two … More Bathsheba: Temptress or Victim?
Last night there was some pushback following the #ThingsOnlyChristianWomenHear from a woman on Twitter – a few statements that went public very quickly. The statements (basically) said the hashtag was “a megaphone for bitterness”, the words being posted wouldn’t “reconcile the wrong”, “winsome always wins”, and that this should all be “confronted privately” inside the … More Why #Winsome Doesn’t Always Win – #ThingsOnlyChristianWomenHear