The War on Christmas Comes Home

My small town of Belen, New Mexico made the news this year, because of a permanent nativity scene that is on display in a...

Top 5 Stupidest Things I Used To Believe

When I was a Christian I believed some very stupid things. I pick my top five stupidest beliefs here. #1. The Great Science Conspiracy Science and...

An Atheist in Church #3 – Valar Morghulis

For those of you who are not a big geek like me, the phrase valar morghulis comes from Game of Thrones (or the Song of...

Halloween = Automatic Devil Worship?

  I've been an atheist for about 4 years (maybe longer, but I was in denial). However, I still attend church service on Sunday. My...

Women Who Worship a Misogynistic God

Why do women worship a misogynistic god? A recent conversation with my mom prompted me to ask this question again. I've often wondered why...

Does Faith Offer Real Comfort?

I've been thinking about the perceived benefits of faith. The claim that religion provides morality is false but is there anything else positive that...

Secular Publisher Hacked to Death

  Sad news coming out of Bangladesh today. Secular publisher Faisal Abedin Deepan was brutally murdered by an Islamist group. A publisher of secular books has been...

The Banana Man Strikes Back: A Review of The Atheist Delusion

Quick Intro While preparing myself to watch Ray Comfort’s new video, The Atheist Delusion, I visited his Facebook page. His cover graphic had a note...

Myth-Busting the Christmas Story

Much like Spider-man, we must all endure a retelling of Jesus' origin story every year. Storytellers like to place their own spin on the...

An Atheist in Church #1 – Trilobites vs. Volcanoes

I've mentioned on the blog that my dad is a Southern Baptist pastor. I attend church with the rest of the family to keep...