Carol Howard Merritt is a founder of UNCO, author of Healing Spiritual Wounds, and cohost of God Complex Radio. Her blog is hosted by the Century.
Do women have to trade intimacy for trust in ways that men do not? If we do, should we stop? Are we playing into stereotypes? Are we inviting people to take us less seriously?
The consequences of this election have been dire for a long time.
We have now heard Donald Trump’s words, literally ad nauseam, as he boasted about forcing himself on women, kissing them and grabbing them. Now, while the Republican Party implodes, many conservative evangelicals are brushing off the comments.
People achieve different milestones, in different orders. Can churches celebrate this?
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