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The Love We Share

Family, is one of the greatest gifts in the world. They try to instill the good qualities they themselves possess into you while building you into a young adult that has your own personalities and qualities to pass on eventually. 333 more words


"The Secret History of American Religion: Christian Fundamentalism Started As a Capitalist Ad Campaign" | Alternet

Timothy Gloege in Guaranteed Pure: The Moody Bible Institute, Business, and the Making of Modern Evangelicalism tells the story of Henry Parsons Crowell, the founder of Quaker Oats, and his role in the creation of modern fundamentalism. 83 more words


Male Dominance Insulting God. Genesis And Social Justice.

God created man, poof-man exists. Apparently God, the all powerful, couldn’t create, poof a woman without him, his rib.

Nothing was un-terrorized by male dominance and they are without doubt the winners of social justice in more male losers then women could possibly create with their ongoing insistence here. 98 more words


Day Two: Expect some religious things to show up.

If you didn’t read Day One, please do so, as this won’t make much sense if you haven’t. But, if you’re rushed for time, feel free to read this now and that later. 230 more words


On the Foundations of the Holy Scripture

Growing up in a non-denominational church, I was taught the Bible was divinely inspired, but I had no idea exactly how it was compiled. It was always presented as a miracle, of sorts, because it just kind of “came to be”. 840 more words


On Objective Truth

We live in a country, a world, in which truth is considered merely subjective. It’s such a beautiful sentiment, carved from a misconception of freedom. You have the right to believe what you want to believe, and because you believe it, it is truth. 790 more words


Me? Atheist? Yeah...OK

I find myself in a strange place. I can’t place a name to the feeling. I’ve been a Christian all of my life. As as child, I went to church with my Grandma, I went to Sunday School, Bible camp……But that was the only exposure I had to God. 308 more words