A Compromise on Taxing Churches?

Reader Chas wants to get your ideas about a way to tax churches: I had an employee several years ago who belonged to a pretty liberal church. Somehow the topic came up that their church building needed some work and in debating their budget the church elders compromised and decided they would do the work [Read More...]

The Importance of Failure

During The Amazing Meeting 7 (in 2009), Adam Savage from Mythbusters spoke about the importance of his failures and how they shaped him. JREF has now put the video online: Any particular timestamps you’d recommend watching? … If you’re a JREF supporter, by the way, they’re currently in the middle of a fundraising drive called [Read More...]

The Christian ‘Man Church’

Chandler, Arizona is home to a Christian church with special services just for men: Man Church is church the way a man expects it to be done. No singing, short sermon, time to talk with other guys, no women present, and coffee and donuts. That’s the way men want to do church. The topics of [Read More...]

Can You Say Something Nice About Christians?

The Sceptical Scribe challenged Christians to say something nice about atheists. He got a pretty decent response from one: Atheists think for themselves and examine all available evidence with a critical eye. They tend to be unconcerned with what others think of their opinions, and honest with themselves when presented with empirical evidence contrary to [Read More...]

Jesus is Coming Back… So Buy Some Jewelry!

We all know Jesus is coming back… right? Right. Larry Falter is capitalizing on it for his Superior, Wisconsin business, LTD Jewelers: Did you know the Bible predicts the day of the Lord, followed by the return of Jesus Christ to Jerusalem? As I read the daily news and look around the world, I believe [Read More...]