"Let Go and Let God Go" cartoon by nakedpastor David Hayward

The Fear of Losing God

Now I know some people are going to leap to the comfortable conclusion that this proves I’m an atheist, as they’ve always expected or wished. But please read what I have to say. What I was passionate about as a pastor and now as an online community facilitator, is helping…

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"I believe in Good T" by nakedpastor David Hayward

T-shirt idea: I believe in Good!

I have so many T-shirt ideas. You can get some of my T-shirts HERE if you’re interested, including this one later today. Have a great day! ***** Do you struggle with the changing or losing of your beliefs? Join people like you at The Lasting Supper! Download my eBook “Money…

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"Jesus Loves Me Only" cartoon by nakedpastor David Hayward

Apparently Jesus loves me only

I believe in independence, sovereignty, and autonomy. But this doesn’t necessarily mean exclusivity and exclusion. It seems to me we’re getting these two ideas confused. William James wrote: “Why may not the world be a sort of republican banquet of this sort, where all the qualities of being respect one…

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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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t-shirt: i hate your religious meetings

Can’t get any clearer than that! I wonder how popular this t-shirt would sell at a religious conference? Haha. But…¬†Guilty as charged! The church I pastored last was famous for its renewal conferences. Speakers and worship leaders: we brought in the big guns. We would have a couple thousand at…

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