"No Agenda" cartoon by nakedpastor David Hayward

Advice on Making Friends after Leaving the Church

GET A PRINT OF THIS CARTOON When we leave the church, one of the hardest things to do is build new relationships. Because you will probably lose most if not all of the friends you had. I’ve been through it, learned a lot, and want to share some advice with…

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"Finding Friends" cartoon by nakedpastor David Hayward

Good Luck Finding Friends!

OWN THIS PRINT! The CruciFiction: When I left the ministry in 2010, I didn’t plan on leaving the church. The plan was that I would return after a sabbatical and support the work and community there. The plan was that I would maintain the many friendships that I had and…

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"Friends?" cartoon by nakedpastor David Hayward

Betrayal: Do you know who your friends are?

The sad truth about betrayal is that it’s done by a friend… someone you trusted. Otherwise, it wouldn’t be betrayal. Therefore, there’s no guaranteed assurance that it can’t or won’t ever happen. Therefore, can we choose to not be overly cautious with our trust and love? For me, it’s better…

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