The Other Team Has Too Much Equality on It

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Mitt Romney Mentioned the Non-Religious in His Liberty University Address

When Mitt Romney gave the commencement address at Liberty University, he made a not-totally-evil reference to people without religious faith: Someone once observed that the great drama of Christianity is not a crowd shot, following the movements of collectives or even nations. The drama is always personal, individual, unfolding in one’s own life. We’re not [Read More…]

Help a Former Pastor Make the Transition Out of Church

Ex-pastor Jerry DeWitt, the first graduate of the Clergy Project, is working through that transition period between making a living (and lying) behind the pulpit and finding work outside of the church world. The Kansas City Atheist Coalition is chipping in to help him out and they’ve already raised a significant amount, but you can [Read More…]

Why Does Tony Perkins Even Bother Going on TV…?

Tony Perkins, the head Christian at the Family Research Council, made news this week when he appeared on Piers Morgan‘s show and said this incredibly stupid thing: Morgan: You have five kids, right? Perkins: Yes, I do. Morgan: What would you do if one of them came home and said, dad, I’m gay? Perkins: Well, [Read More…]

Mother Gives Former Church Bad Reviews Online; Pastor Sues for $500,000

Julie Anne Smith used to attend Beaverton Grace Bible Church in Oregon. After her family left, other church members began to shun her — it was as if the pastor told them all to avoid the Smiths at all costs. So Smith wrote up some 1-star reviews of the church online… and began a blog [Read More…]