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Exvangelicals are people who have left Evangelicalism in the rear view mirror. Many are children of famous fundy families. Abraham Piper, John Piper's son, is exvangelical and now has a huge following on TikTok. A Pastor’s Son Becomes a Critic of Religion on TikTok John Piper is one of the most influential theologians in America. His son Abraham calls evangelicalism “a destructive, narrow-minded worldview.” Some exvangelicals to follow: Chrissy Stroop Twitter cstroop.com Empty the Pews: Stories of Leaving the Church Chrissy Stroop and Lauren O'Neal put together a collection of "Twenty-one timely, affecting essays by those who survived hardline, authoritarian religious ideology and uprooted themselves from the reality-averse churches that ultimately failed to contain their spirits." Blake Chastain: Exvangeligal Podcast Powers and Principalities Podcast on Spotify Postvangelicalpost.substack.com Daniel Ortberg: Twitter.
Wow...first Billy Graham's grandson, then Scott Brown's daughter, now John Piper's son getting divorced. In Piper's case, guess what!!! It was all the woman's fault. B. Piper divorce Oh, and note well: B. Piper has tweeted all about it (except not) and he has a book about to drop. Talk about providence.
meda posted a topic in PatriarchyThe usual suspects at the "Council on Biblical manhood and Womanhood" (can we say self parody?) have scheduled 2 days and 27 speakers to explain to the unenlightened why women are inferior. It seems like they have rounded up a new crop of submission fetishists, I only recognize a few of the speakers. http://cbmw.org/2016-preconference The topics include such gems as: "Jackie Hill-Perry Testimony: My Journey Out of Lesbianism to Complementarianism" Also check out the twitter hashtag #CBMW16 for pictures and some hilarious smack downs of the speakers. Rachel Held Evens is having a field day with this.
John Piper wrote an article in which he disagrees with Jerry Falwell Jr. on having/carrying guns… https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/acts-of-faith/wp/2015/12/23/john-piper-why-i-disagree-with-jerry-falwell-jr-on-christians-and-guns/ …and you can imagine how well it’s going over: http://sharperiron.org/filings/122215/31602 http://www.puritanboard.com/showthread.php/88541-John-Piper-Guns-Self-Defense http://baylyblog.com/blog/2015/12/john-get-your-gun Piper is unmanly, Piper is a wimp, Piper is a heretic, etc. I will say, though, that I thought one part of it-- which actually has nothing to do with guns-- was kinda cray: Maybe don't even call the police because Jesus.