Does Africa Need God?

Writer Matthew Parris has been to Africa many times. There’s also no doubt he’s an atheist. He’s come to an interesting conclusion: Now a confirmed atheist, I’ve become convinced of the enormous contribution that Christian evangelism makes in Africa: sharply distinct from the work of secular NGOs, government projects and international aid efforts. These alone [Read More...]

What Would You Ask An Atheist in a Foxhole?

We all know there are indeed atheists in foxholes — atheists in all branches of the armed services. Many of them are open about it. As a result, they face a lot of hardships. One of these foxhole atheists has graciously offered to answer your questions. While he prefers to remain anonymous, I can tell [Read More...]

Jesus Answers Only Half the Prayers…

Courtesy of The Onion: He works in magical ways, that one… [Read more...]

Obama Doesn’t Attend Church; This Is Headline News?

Someone please explain this to me. This is the headline seen on Google News: If you click on the headline, this is the story you get: Church doesn’t seems all that relevant to the story. In fact, there’s only one quick paragraph in the middle of the story that even mentions church: Their Christmas did [Read More...]

An Atheist’s Vanity Plate

We know some people on the Religious Right want to see their home states inject religious beliefs or moral values on every license plate. Atheists don’t go that route. It seems we prefer vanity plates — a personalized way to express yourself. This new one from an atheist in North Carolina is no exception: I [Read More...]