Twelve Marks

Relocation to the “abandoned places of Empire” [at the margins of society] Sharing economic resources with fellow community members and the needy among us Hospitality to the stranger Lament for racial divisions within the church and our communities combined with the active pursuit of a just reconciliation Humble submission to Christ’s body, the Church IntentionalContinue reading “Twelve Marks”

The Epistle of Jude for Today A Progressive Look At The Text

A thought provoking commentary on the general epistle of Jude  by Sister Abigail Hester. All Scriptures references from The Bible In Basic English. About The Bible In Basic English “The Bible in Basic English was printed in 1965 ( Now Public Domain), this version of the Bible was developed for those with limited education orContinue reading “The Epistle of Jude for Today A Progressive Look At The Text”

Good News For Transgender Christians

My name is Sister Abigail Hester.  My pronouns are She/They.  I consider myself to be trans feminine but have gotten to a place that is simply beyond gender and completely non-binary in my gender expression.  If you can understand the paradox of my gender experience then maybe you could consider me an agender woman. ToContinue reading “Good News For Transgender Christians”

It is time for you as a Christian Witch to come out of the broom closet.

It is fear that is keeping us in hiding and we know from Biblical text that God has not given us a spirit of fear but one of … Power Love Sound Mind We are told in the Gospels to let our light shine NOT go into hiding. “A radical act of self-love is toContinue reading “It is time for you as a Christian Witch to come out of the broom closet.”

A Goddess Inclusive Baptismal Ceremony

River and I still find water baptism to be an important ritual of dedication. We choose to hold a baptismal ceremony for those who are interested on Summer Solstice. It is on John the Baptist Day (June 24th) that we honor the baptism of Jesus by John the Baptist. This is also the time thatContinue reading “A Goddess Inclusive Baptismal Ceremony”

Principals of Wiccan Belief

In April, 1974, the Council of American Witches adopted a set of Principles of Wiccan Belief. We personally, subscribe to those principles and list them here. Read them carefully. We practice rites to attune ourselves with the natural rhythm of life forces marked by the phases of the Moon and the seasonal quarters and crossContinue reading “Principals of Wiccan Belief”

As Christian Witches we abide by the Wiccan Rede.

“Bide the Wiccan Law ye must, In perfect love and perfect trust. Eight words the Wiccan Rede fulfill: An’ ye harm none, do what ye will. What ye send forth comes back to thee So ever mind the law of three. Follow this with mind and heart, Merry ye meet, and merry ye part.”

Our Transgender Jesus ChristoPagan Crucifix

This graphic was a merger of the pentacle and the crucifix with the addition of Jesus as a female. I had this graphic created to be a symbol of my spiritual path which is a merger of Christianity and Wicca along with Jesus portrayed as transgender which is my (Willow’s) life experience. The above twoContinue reading “Our Transgender Jesus ChristoPagan Crucifix”

Adopt The Golden Rule

“He should not wish for others that which he doth not wish for himself, nor promise that which he doth not fulfill.” – Baha’i Faith Gleanings from the Writings of Baha’u’llah, p. 266 “Hurt not others in ways you find hurtful.” – Buddhism Tripitaka, Udnana-varga 5.18 “Therefore all things whatsoever you desire that men shouldContinue reading “Adopt The Golden Rule”