Greetings, friends and followers of all things Jen Hatmaker.
I write to those of you who find yourselves disturbed by Jen’s recent, very public response to LGBT issues, specifically where she declared gay marriage “holy.”
My oldest daughter is Jen’s age. In fact, my daughter first introduced me to Jen’s writing, through which I gained respect for this writer’s humor, personality and slightly off-kilter take on Christians.
Jen has opened some windows and the church today needs the fresh air.
I write because Jen Hatmaker declares herself a Christ-follower. Like the rest of believers, flawed head-to-toe, she needs God’s grace every single day. And so do I. I will not condemn her, or gay people. Period.
But that does not mean I can agree with her theology.
Legal is one thing. Holy is something else. Read more