Book and Movie Reviews

Breaking Their Will by Janet Heimlich

“The problem is not Christianity versus Reason.” David Alexander, the late author of Star Trek Creator and editor of The Humanist once told me. “It’s rational thinking versus magical thinking.” I thought of that while reading Breaking Their Will: Shedding Light on Religious Child Maltreatment by Janet Heimlick (yes, daughter of the inventor of the … Continue reading

Fundamental Scandals

Challenging the toxic orthodoxy taking root in clergy abuse activism

Christian School Confidential is my other blog.  It started out as a reaction to the arrest of Bob Gray , former pastor of Trinity Baptist Church in Jacksonville, Florida, and the realization the local media would not cover the pertinent points or ask the questions I thought should have been asked.  Gray was arrested in … Continue reading