SC 42 End of Stumptown Christian, Beginning of …

How lucky am I to have been given the opportunity to host a radio talk show? One of the greatest experiences of my life, I was proud to take my listeners with me via podcast when I left the noontime airwaves last year. Stumptown Christian was my follow up to Rose City Forum. … [Read more...]

SC 41 Katherine Willis Pershey: Very Married

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Rev. Katherine Willis Pershey and I talked about sex. Sure, we talked about other things, but when one writes a book called, Very Married: Field Notes on Love & Fidelity, sex is going to be part of the conversation. In fact, it was most of the conversation. Katherine and … [Read more...]

6 Ways Others Are Helping Me Process a Trump Presidency

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I ran away from home yesterday. My body reached maximum anger-holding capacity. I needed to get away from people and social media and have a come-to-Jesus moment with... well...Jesus. My therapist tells me anger is a product of other emotions. I hate it when she's right. Since … [Read more...]

SC 40 Suzanne Stabile, “Enneagram Master” – The Road Back To You

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Suzanne Stabile's co-author, Ian Cron, describes her as a "ninja level, Mr. Miagi from the Karate Kid, kind of teacher." I feel like Daniel-son. The Enneagram has fascinated me for the last year, but talking to Suzanne after reading her book, The Road Back To You: An … [Read more...]