The Jerry Falwell Jr Pool Boy Story on The New Abnormal Podcast With Thoughts by Lincoln Project Co-Founder Rick Wilson and Molly Jong Fast of The Daily Beast

The most recent New Abnormal podcast which is done by Rick Wilson of The Lincoln Project and Molly Jong Fast of The Daily Beast discusses the pool boy situation with Jerry Falwell Jr. Rick Wilson raises the question whether or not Falwell opened himself up to blackmail especially as many people thought he would endorse Texas Senator Ted Cruz at Liberty University. Continue reading

Is This The Liberty Way? How a Pool Boy Had a Sexual Relationship With Becki Falwell While Jerry Falwell Jr Watched

This is the story of Giancarlo Granda and Jerry and Becki Falwell. Jerry allegedly liked to watch Becki Falwell have sex with a Hispanic male. On the eve of Reuters breaking this story Jerry Falwell Jr threw his wife under the bus in a statement to the Washington Examiner. This blog post asks the question how many lives were destroyed at Liberty University while Jerry Falwell Jr sat in the corner of the room watching his wife suck another man’s penis and perform sexually? Continue reading

John Welborn of Salem Church in Staten Island, New York Speaks Against Jerry Falwell Jr Returning to Leadership at Liberty University

John Welborn of the EFCA’s Salem Church in Staten Island told the Religion News Service that Liberty University needs a fresh start. By speaking against Jerry Falwell Jr he is one of the alumni doing so. But since this blog is focused on the EFCA it wants to camp out on Welborn’s statements. Plus this post also looks at the harm that Liberty University has done to evangelicalism and how its become in issue for those outside the bubble. This writer experienced this in Wisconsin when Jerry Falwell Sr blamed the September 11, 2001 attacks on liberals, gays and more. It became a challenge that a student leader in Campus Crusade for Christ had to address. Continue reading

An Overview of the Scandal Concerning Jerry Falwell Jr’s Inappropriate Picture with his Zipper Down and Liberty University Placing Him on Indefinite Leave

This post is an overview of the scandal that brought down Jerry Falwell Jr at Liberty University. Falwell posed provocatively for a picture that was uploaded on social media and created an uproar. Falwell is placed on indefinite leave. Finally when it comes to scandal in evangelicalism its always sex that will do it. Many other scandals are fine and tolerated, bit in the end its always the sex scandal that causes brings down someone. This us why evangelicalism has systemic issues. Continue reading

How Some Evangelicals View Stonewall Jackson and Analysis by Jeff Sharlot

Here in Virginia the other day the statute of Stonewall Jackson was removed in Richmond. Jeff Sharlot on social media discussed the theological implications of that for fundamentalist. A comment he said about Campus Crusade for Christ in a section from his book “The Family” hit me hard and reminded me of a situation in Milwaukee years ago where I saw Crusade staff almost worship Stonewall Jackson. The coding for this post is going to have issues, so please forgive that issue.  Continue reading

Guest Post: Sarah Leitner is Expelled From Liberty University After Reporting Abuse on an Official School Internship to Jerry Falwell Jr. Liberty Also Denies the Abuse Occurred

This is a post about how Liberty University mishandled an abuse situation by Sarah Leitner.  Sarah who had experienced abuse while on an internship eventually reported it to Jerry Falwell Jr. At the time she was a PhD student in the School of Counselor Education of Liberty University. After reporting the abuse eventually Liberty expelled her and mishandled the situation.  Continue reading