"Women as Witnesses" cartoon by nakedpastor David Hayward

Women as Witnesses to Their Own Experiences

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Sophia "Trapped" drawing by nakedpastor David Hayward

Sophia “Trapped” on Behalf of Women

BUY A PRINT OF TRAPPED I thought it was time to repost this graphic drawing of Sophia “Trapped” and its meditation. Here it is: “I am beautiful. I am free. I am wise. I am Sophia. How did I get here? How did I come to this? Why am I…

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"Make Me a Sandwich" cartoon by nakedpastor David Hayward

if the thief on the cross was a woman

Of course this didn’t happen. Some might even say “I’d make a sandwich for Jesus any day!” I suppose this cartoon is going after misogyny, sexism, Complementarianism, the patriarchy, most evangelicalism… heck… most religions… heck… most cultures. If not all! Are you a woman who gets this? Join others at…

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"Object" cartoon by nakedpastor David Hayward

Are women born into an oppressive paradigm?

[Like this cartoon? Get a fine-art print for just $25 HERE!]When I read the Duggar story, my first reaction is sadness. I feel sad for the girls who grow into women whose purpose in life is to serve men. Useful objects. It was about a year ago when I read…

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"Male Privilege" cartoon by nakedpastor David Hayward

the built-in blindness of male privilege

I did another cartoon recently along this same theme, The Problem With the Patriarchy is it Doesn’t Know it Exists. I watched this fascinating lecture by sociologist Michael Kimmel, Boys Will Be Boys: Deconstructing Masculinity and Manhood. Very enlightening! Privilege is invisible to itself. This why and how it works.…

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the strange policies of LifeWay Christian Resources

I first cartooned and wrote about LifeWay when it pulled its Gospel Today magazine because its lead story was about female pastors. The stink that raised was so great that if you wanted a copy of the magazine you had to ask the vendor who had them hidden under the…

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sophia defiance drawing by nakedpastor david hayward

new Sophia drawing “Defiance”

DEFIANCE “The lion is mightiest among the beasts and does not turn back before any” (Proverbs 30:30) I came in like a lamb. I will go out like a lion. For so many years I complied. For so long I restrained myself under the restraining expectations and demands of others.…

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god male female nakedpastor david hayward

What women who want equality in the church must face.

(Actually, this cartoon or t-shirt idea is not perfect because Paul said there is neither male nor female in Christ. But this will do for now.) I claim that the more dissenting an opposing group becomes, the more fundamentalist the group in power becomes. This is why we are witnessing…

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commands for women cartoon by nakedpastor david hayward

tips on how to train a well-behaved woman

(*** You can buy a fine reproduction of this cartoon as well as my other artwork in my online gallery.) I see this attitude prevalent throughout our culture. Not just in the church. But the church employs holy scripture as a legitimizing agent in its misogynistic agenda. It’s validated from…

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