Do a Lot of Nonreligious Americans Really See Evidence of a Creator?

Anytime you look at surveys about the religious beliefs of people in the U.S., people like me get lumped into this nebulous group known as the “Nones” (or the “Unaffiliated”). We’re the people who don’t belong to any organized religion. We’re atheists and Agnostics… and a whole bunch of people who believe in God but don’t like religious labels for whatever reason.

While the Nones make up 22.8% of the country, the proportion of Nones who believe in a Higher Power is about 70%. In other words, most of the Nones actually believe in God and the supernatural and other forms of nonsense.

That’s why it’s annoying to see confusing headlines like this one from LifeWay Research: “Nonreligious Americans See Evidence of Creator“:



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Pastor Creflo Dollar: Jesus Died So I Could Be Filthy Rich

Calling Megareverend John Oliver: You may want to look into what Pastor Creflo Dollar, previously seen begging his followers to chip in so he could buy a $65 million personal jet, posted on Twitter:



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Saudi Cleric: In Heaven, the Virgins’ Breasts Are Like Pomegranates

Saudi Cleric Sheikh Yahya Al-Jana’ wants you to know all about the virgins you’re going to meet in Heaven if you’re a devout Muslim on Earth.

For example: Their breasts are like pomegranates… whatever that’s supposed to mean.



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Indiana District Sued for Performing Nativity Play at Holiday Concert

A month ago, I posted about Concord High School in Indiana, where the holiday concert includes a full-blown Nativity Play:



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A Day Later, the Christian Who Predicted Armageddon Says It’s “Obvious That We Were Incorrect”

Yesterday, the world was supposed to end. At least that’s what eBible Fellowship was telling people. We were going to be obliterated “with fire,” in fact, as part of God’s wrath.

What does eBible Fellowship founder and leader Chris McCann have to say today?



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