Ask the Thoughtful Pastor: Abortion Pain and the Choice Between Heaven and Hell

Dear Thoughtful Pastor: I am interested in your thoughts–or your take on God’s thoughts–about abortion.  Many years ago I made the miserable and unhappy choice to terminate an unwanted pregnancy, and while my reasons were very good, I have never … Continue reading Ask the Thoughtful Pastor: Abortion Pain and the Choice Between Heaven and Hell

Ask Thoughtful Pastor: “Does God Like Women?” How About a Tampon Drive?

Did you know that SNAP (Supplemental Nutritional Assistance Program) funds cannot be used to purchase feminine hygiene products? Can you imagine what it would be like to be a girl or woman living in deep poverty and unable to take care … Continue reading Ask Thoughtful Pastor: “Does God Like Women?” How About a Tampon Drive?

Ask the Thoughtful Pastor: The Bible, the Whole Bible and Nothing But the Bible?

Dear Thoughtful Pastor: Because one objects to certain aspects of Scripture, how does or can one believe the whole word of God?’’ ~Non-objectionable Dear Thoughtful Pastor: The Bible has been accepted as the inerrant Word of God for centuries. By … Continue reading Ask the Thoughtful Pastor: The Bible, the Whole Bible and Nothing But the Bible?

Ask the Thoughtful Pastor: Screaming Babies and Communion Issues

Note: These are real questions, but the name of the questioner is withheld. Questions may be edited for the sake of clarity and brevity. If you have a question for The Thoughtful Pastor, feel free to email her at thoughtfulpastor@gmail.com or … Continue reading Ask the Thoughtful Pastor: Screaming Babies and Communion Issues