The response you probably didn't even know existed. Today we are going to talk about an often-overlooked trauma response that is near and dear to my heart: the Please / Appease response and how it shows up in religious and political climates.
I recently started listening to the Homebrewed Christianity podcast with Tripp Fuller. I have a lot of time on my hands when painting all the rooms in our house, and I like to engage my brain as well as my arm. For an INSFTPJ (that's Myers-Briggs for being uncertain about many aspects of my personality … Continue reading “Road to Edmond” review
I was talking with some Quakers recently, and they agreed that "we tend to collect a lot of religious refugees." That's a kind of neat way to say something that is probably true, I thought to myself, not yet thinking that I was one of those religious refugees. When asked about my faith tradition, I usually offer … Continue reading Religious Refugee: Why I’m not home yet