"Can't Kick Them Out" cartoon by nakedpastor David Hayward

Can’t Kick Them Out

BUY THIS CARTOON This isn’t exclusive to the church. Any group can employ this strategy. And many do. Have you been a victim of this method? I have. (At The Lasting Supper, we talk about stuff like this. Come join us please. LEARN MORE!) Download my eBook “Money is Spiritual”…

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"Kick out of Church" cartoon by nakedpastor David Hayward

How to Get a Kick out of Church

GET A PRINT OF THIS CARTOON I drew this cartoon in 2009 and is still making the rounds. Ya, ya, I know… not all churches. My experience though is that it’s okay to ask certain prescribed questions within the bounds of propriety, but once you go beyond that line your…

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"Chewed Up Spit Out" cartoon by nakedpastor David Hayward

Did the church chew you up and spit you out?

Has this happened to you? It’s happened to me. More than once! Why do I still believe in the church? Because I believe in community. People have the right to gather together around a commonality. Love deserves company. Fellowship is good. How can we gather in healthy ways? That’s my…

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"CAUTION: Christians Falling" cartoon by nakedpastor David Hayward

CAUTION: Christians Falling!

Those leaving the organized church are increasing in number. Nones and Dones. That’s what we’re called. There are a variety of reasons why people leave. Abuse. Boredom. Control. Theology. I think my reason for leaving was two-fold: 1. theologically I no longer fit into the box; and 2. my idea…

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why millennials are leaving the church really

Rachel Held Evans writes for CNN’s religion blog on “Why Millennials Are Leaving the Church”. I like what she has to say and am in agreement with much of it. This one sentence summarizes her opinion well: “…the assumption among Christian leaders, and evangelical leaders in particular, is that the…

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