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Two guys are in a café. When the pastor walks in one guy says to the other who has a bunch of questions in a thought cloud, "Better put those away. Here comes pastor Ron!" Have you been in situations like this where you didn't feel safe with your questions? I know I have.

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Description: A Google Translate box. On the "Christianese Detected" side, "We need to pray for Suzie." On the "English" side, "Hey did you hear about Suzie?" Have you learned things in prayer that was gossip? Have you shared things about yourself in prayer that became gossip?  

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Description: A church is in therapy. The therapist asks, "So how does it feel to no longer be needed?" Actually, this has alway been the case. Many of us are just catching on to it. The institution we call the Church would like us to believe we need it so that it can sustain its power and authority over us. The Church needs us to need it. Look: I don't need my wife Lisa. And she doesn't need me. We've agreed to trust one another, depend on one another, and support one another. We've allowed our love and appreciation for one...

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Description: A man crawls into a cage trap shaped like a church trying to reach a heart that is being used as bait. This needs no explanation. Am I right?

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Description: A man and a woman are at a table with their coffee and tea, their phones, and their laptops. The man says, "I need a quick and easy way to let people know I don't believe the same things anymore." She responds, "You could share a nakedpastor cartoon." I forget how scary it was for me when I started exposing my spirituality online.  My cartoons were a subversive way to reveal myself as well as challenge the status quo. So I know what it's like when people say they're scared to share or even like my cartoons publicly.  They're...

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