Talking Taboo

Young American Christian Women speak the unspeakable and explore the taboos that still remain in 21st-century churches.
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$5,204USD
raised of $14,700 goal
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This campaign started on May 06 and closed on June 15, 2013 (11:59pm PT).
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  • $7USD
    Sneak Peak

    Did you know 7 is a divine number in the Bible? While we can't promise divine favor, we can give you a SNEAK PREVIEW of the book on the White Cloud Press website. We'll also send you an email with our gratitude for your kindness.

    Estimated delivery: June 2013

    1 claimed

  • $20USD
    What the Frank?

    You are like a virtual mid-wife. We would like to reward you with a COPY OF THE BOOK as soon as it comes off the press and a downloadable "WHAT THE FRANK?" badge you can feature on you blog or website as a sign of your commitment to talk (and write) taboo. The more visible the badge the more our movement grows. You will also receive the benefits from the level above.

    Estimated delivery: October 2013

    80 claimed

  • $58USD
    Three Pack Book Level!

    You must have the influence of Esther, that stunning woman of faith who started a movement of her own and saved her people! In return for your generosity, you will receive not one, not two, but THREE COPIES OF THE BOOK to pass around to those closest to you. You will also receive the benefits from the level above.

    Estimated delivery: October 2013

    15 claimed

  • $99USD
    We salute you!

    Isn't 99 about how crazy-old our biblical matriarch Sarah was when she gave birth? You deserve some respect. We want to ACKNOWLEDGE YOU IN THE BOOK as part of the cloud of witnesses that goes before us. You will also receive the benefits from the level above.

    Estimated delivery: October 2013

    13 claimed

  • $175USD
    Pay It Forward!

    You must have the commitment of Ruth. Thank you for believing in our project. We want to pay your generosity forward by DONATING FIVE COPIES OF THE BOOK to a church, public library, prison, or women's center of your choice. You will also receive the benefits from the level above.

    Estimated delivery: October 2013

    2 claimed

  • $499USD
    Let's Talk Taboo Live!

    Do we want to talk taboo with you! At this level, Erin and Enuma will participate in a 45 minute INTERACTIVE VIDEO CONFERENCE CALL with you, your church, community, or book group where we'll answer your questions about the anthology and offer strategies for talking taboo in your neighborhood. You will also be acknowledged in the book and receive one autographed pre-release copy.

    Estimated delivery: October 2013

    1 out of 10 claimed

  • $999USD
    Come to the Launch Party!

    In the spirit of Wisdom (or Sophia), you have chosen well. We are so floored by your support that we must meet you in person. In addition to "all of the above" benefits, you are invited to a SPECIAL LAUNCH EVENT IN DURHAM, NORTH CAROLINA FOR THE BOOK RELEASE. You cover the transportation and we'll cover housing, food, and event fees. Be there when our Talking Taboo movement officially lifts off. You will also be acknowledged in the book and receive one autographed pre-release copy.

    Estimated delivery: October 2013

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  • $1,999USD
    Meet the Authors

    You are a modern day saint. We must meet. In awe and gratitude, Erin and Enuma will travel to you for AN IN-PERSON, DAY-LONG CONVERSATION on how to make safe space for sacred conversations. Transportation not included. Limited to one donor, on a first come, first serve basis. You will also be acknowledged in the book and receive one autographed pre-release copy.

    Estimated delivery: November 2013

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