"Expectations" cartoon by nakedpastor David Hayward

Your Growth Must Lead to Your Freedom

Probably the best book on marriage is David Schnarch’s, Passionate Marriage (a must read). Here’s just one quote: “Crucibles are always interlocking. When one partner goes into his crucible, the other partner goes into hers– or gets out of the marriage.” What this means… and I’ve seen it over and over again……

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"Standing Rock" t-shirt by nakedpastor David Hayward

Stand with Standing Rock and the Environment

BUY THIS SHIRT (Men’s, Women’s, Sizes & Colors) My “In the Image of Christ” series addresses the theological idea of the ongoing presence of the spirit of Christ. I believe it is in the spirit of Christ to prefer the earth over riches. The new chair of the EPA said this…

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"Make Truth Great Again" hat by nakedpastor David Hayward

Make Truth Great Again!

BUY THIS HAT! The church’s role is not to acquire power, but speak truth to it. Truth is under attack! The Old Testament prophets refused power, and instead encouraged it when it was right, instructed it when it was confused, and challenged it when it was wrong. As a result…

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"Fake News Jesus" cartoon by nakedpastor David Hayward

Fake News Jesus

BUY THIS CARTOON! There was a great teacher whose truths ushered in… no… revealed… a new paradigm… or, actually, a reality that always is but was heretofore unseen. His followers noticed, after his execution, that the essence of his teachings and the ethos of their community lingered. The spirit of who…

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"Leaving the Flock" cartoon by nakedpastor David Hayward

Leaving a Controlling Community

It’s up to us to decide to make the definitive cut of the bonds that tie us to a constrictive and controlling community. With one decisive swing of the axe, we can separate ourselves and set ourselves apart. Of course, they would interpret our decision and act as violent, rash, unnecessary and…

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