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September 23, 2013
Southern California Atheist Group Helps to Clean Up a Riverbed
The Santa Clara River is the largest river system in southern California that is still...
August 12, 2013
Ask Richard: How Was Church on Sunday, Richard?
I went to church yesterday. Don’t worry, I’m still your friendly neighborhood atheist, and “neighborhood”...
August 10, 2013
Edward Tarte Discusses His Relationship with a Devout Catholic Family
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August 02, 2013
A Christian Apologizes for Atheist Monument Vandalism (Which She Had Nothing To Do With)
She didn't vandalize the American Atheists bench in Bradford County, Florida, but I thought this...
July 16, 2013
What Was It Like at a Megachurch?
The video below, part of The Atheist Voice series, answers the question: What was it...
June 21, 2013
Kansas City Atheists Will Battle Local Christians in a Volleyball Game with Proceeds Going to Charity
The Kansas City Atheist Coalition will complete against members of the Abundant Life Baptist Church...
June 19, 2013
How Not to Be a Christian Around Your Atheist Friends
John Dere at the Christian Post's Crossmap blog has some advice for Christians who have...
May 05, 2013
An Atheist Gets Interviewed in a Mississippi Church
"Interview an Atheist at Church" Day is today, but one video is already up and...
April 18, 2013
‘Interview an Atheist at Church’ Day is Growing!
A couple of months ago, I posted about a project that was the brainchild of...
April 16, 2013
Can Atheists Please Be Represented in the Boston Interfaith Service on Thursday?
I just heard on the news that President Obama will attend an interfaith service for...
April 15, 2013
God or Godless?: A Written Debate Between an Atheist and a Christian
Atheist John W. Loftus and Christian Randal Rauser have co-authored a new book in which...
April 07, 2013
What Can Atheists Learn from Religion?
The British magazine New Statesman asked a number of writers (including a couple of notable...
April 02, 2013
Edmonton Atheists Invite Theists to Join Them for Conversation… and It Works
National Ask An Atheist Day is coming up in a couple of weeks, but a...
March 12, 2013
Shades of Black Atheism #10: Raising Children as Christians, Justin Bonaparte
Justin Bonaparte, a 39-year-old Charlotte resident told me that he “was raised in a nominally...
January 26, 2013
Are Pastors Willing to Talk to Atheists During Church?
Here's a nifty idea: What if churches volunteered to interview an atheist for a church...
November 22, 2012
Does Acceptance of Gay Rights Mean We’re Becoming More Secular?
Earlier this month, the New York Times made the bold (and very true) claim that...
November 07, 2012
An Exclusive Excerpt from Chris Stedman’s Book
Chris Stedman is an atheist. He works with the Humanist Chaplaincy at Harvard University, where...
September 07, 2012
A Theologian Talks About Being an Atheist Ally
When it happens, you have to give credit where it's due. Here's Christian theologian Caryn...
June 25, 2012
Premarital Counseling in the Military Should Not be Based on Christian Beliefs
The Military Association of Atheists & Freethinkers (MAAF) has posted two articles regarding premarital counseling...
April 16, 2012
Ask Richard: Christian “Comes Out” and is Treated Poorly by His Atheist Friends
Note: Letter writers’ names are changed to protect their privacy. Dear Richard This is probably...
January 26, 2012
Moderate Religious Leaders Come to Jessica Ahlquist’s Defense
by Jesse Galef - Perhaps I'd gotten too cynical, but I didn't see this good...
January 23, 2012
Rhode Island State Council of Churches Will Come Out to Support Jessica Ahlquist
In response to all the awful threats thrown in Jessica Ahlquist's direction, a group of...
August 24, 2011
Church Billboard Actually Contains an Atheistic Message
You all know atheists have been putting up a lot of billboards lately. What do...
August 18, 2011
Humanists Doing Good on the Anniversary of 9/11
The Humanist Chaplaincy at Harvard is honoring those who lost their lives on 9/11 by...
April 27, 2011
Northern Iowa Atheists Hold Service Week in Response to Prayer Week
There are several atheists groups that hold a "National Day of Reason" or a "National...
April 20, 2011
Interfaith Jujitsu: When We Should Engage
by Jesse Galef - It doesn't matter if you're an atheist firebrand or a diplomat....
April 15, 2011
Maybe Religion’s Not That Bad…?
In case you missed This American Life this week, there was a really interesting story...
March 29, 2011
Why Should New Atheists Engage in Interfaith Service?
This is a guest post by Jonathan Figdor. John (MDiv ‘10, Harvard Divinity School) is...
March 25, 2011
How an Atheist Made Me a Better Christian
This is a guest post by Alise Wright. Alise is a wife and mom. She...
March 21, 2011
Ask Richard: Call-Out: Pastor Seeks Challenging Questions For His Discussion Group
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