Do We Have Free Will? Sam Harris Says No

Today marks the release of Sam Harris‘ new eBook, Free Will. A couple of exclusive excerpts from the book are below! I had a chance to read the book a couple of weeks ago. As someone who prefers to avoid most philosophical discussions, I found this book easy to understand and quick to read. I’m [Read More...]

Christian Pastor Knows Exactly Why Those Tornadoes Devastated Indiana

Christian pastor John Piper knows exactly why tornadoes recently hit Marysville and Henryville, Indiana. Wanna take a guess…? Oh, you know exactly where this is going, don’t you… We do not ascribe such independent power to Mother Nature or to the devil. God alone has the last say in where and how the wind blows. [Read More...]

Looking for a Reason Rally Attendee…

If you live in the Bible Belt, have never been to an atheist event (like a conference or local Meetup) before, and you’re making the trek to Washington, D.C. for the Reason Rally, there’s a reporter who would like to speak with you. (Obviously, you would have to be comfortable with your name being used [Read More...]

Why Would A Loving God Say Any of This?

NonStampCollector points out that God screwed up on the simplest of all moral questions: Is slavery ok? You would think it was Satan doing the talking… Way to get it wrong, God. [Read more...]

Are Pastors Better Speakers Than Atheists?

Here’s something worth debating, courtesy of an interview with atheist director Matthew Chapman (The Ledge): Interviewer: You were convinced that a movie would be more powerful in representing atheists than any number of books and speakers. Chapman: You were at the national convention in Iowa. Some of the atheist speakers were pretty good, but you [Read More...]