Bloggers: Want a Free Review Copy of My New Book?

In my new novella “A Modern Christmas Carol,” a televangelist gets the Scrooge treatment. I’m looking for reviewers to give the book a little public relations love. [Read more…]

20 Arguments Against Abortion, Rebutted (4 of 4)

Here are 20 responses to my pro-choice position, with my rebuttals (part 4 of 4). [Read more…]

20 Arguments Against Abortion, Rebutted (3 of 4)

Here are 20 responses to my pro-choice position, with my rebuttals (part 3 of 4). [Read more…]

20 Arguments Against Abortion, Rebutted (2 of 4)

Here are 20 responses to my pro-choice position, with my rebuttals (part 2 of 4). [Read more…]

20 Arguments Against Abortion, Rebutted

Here are 20 responses to my pro-choice position, with my rebuttals (part 1 of 4). [Read more…]

Combat Myth: The Curious Story of Yahweh and the Gods Who Preceded Him

The Combat Myth is a story that varies by culture but has common themes of order conquering chaos. We’ll see the commonality on a thousand-year journey from Akkadian mythology, through Babylonian and Ugaritic mythology, and culminating in the story of Yahweh in the Old Testament [Read more…]

How the Bible is Like Honey Boo Boo

Have you ever seen a children’s beauty pageant? Does seeing four-year-olds strutting like teenagers seem weird and out of place? That’s the problem we have when reading an Iron Age book like the Bible in our own context. [Read more…]

What Does the Bible Say About Abortion?

God has no problem killing men, women, and children, so what’s the big deal? There’s no prohibition against abortion in the Bible. And that “thou shalt not murder” thing? It’s not even in the Ten Commandments. [Read more…]

If Pro-Lifers Got into the Car Business . . .

Imagine pro-life thinking applied to the car business (a fable). [Read more…]

Where Complaints About Christian Persecution Fall Flat

Today is International Blasphemy Rights Day (remember what happened eight years ago today?). Let’s burst some claims of Christian persecution and see how the outrage can be redirected in a way that works better for all of us, Christian and atheist. [Read more…]