Debate Aftermath

The video for my recent debate is now available. I’ll summarize the arguments on both sides and give a few thoughts on debate strategy. [Read more…]

Upcoming Debate 3/19/16: “Is it Reasonable to Believe in God?”

I will be participating in a public debate on the question “Is it reasonable to believe in God?” this Saturday (March 19, 2016) at 6:30 pm near Port Townsend, Washington. I’ll be debating local a Christian apologist, and I will obviously be arguing for the negative side of the question. Opponent Rob van de Weghe [Read More…]

When My Rules Trump Yours

I’ve had a little experience with nonprofits that fund projects in the developing world. Here are a couple of the culture clashes we’ve had and how they parallel clashes between the Christian church and reality. [Read more…]

Street Preacher Cage Match

After reaching my limit with sign-carrying street preachers, I decided to get into the fight myself. [Read more…]

25 Stupid Arguments Christians Should Avoid (Part 10)

Christians, do us and Christendom a favor and avoid these arguments (part 10). [Read more…]

Video From 5/20/15 Debate at WWU

Here’s the video from the recent debate, “Does God Exist?” [Read more…]

Debate Results!

I participated in a two-against-two debate last night. My partner was Valerie Tarico (Seattle blogger and author), and our opponents were two Catholic professors. [Read more…]

Upcoming Debate: Does God Exist?

I will soon participate in a tag-team debate on the question, “Does God Exist?” If you’re in the Seattle area on May 20, consider watching the fireworks. [Read more…]

How Do Science and Religion Overlap? NOMA Imagines Not at All.

Stephen Jay Gould proposed the idea of Non-Overlapping Magisteria to calm the warring camps of Science and Religion. Well … it was a nice try. [Read more…]

Christian Cowardice and the Suicide Tactic

Variants of the “Suicide Tactic” are popular within the apologetics community. There’s useful advice there, but see it in action and you’ll detect some cowardice underneath. [Read more…]