What Were Christian Evangelists Like as Children?

What were evangelists like when they were much, much younger? David Hayward shows us: The baby’s logic and rhetoric is really no different from that of an “adult” evangelist, so I fully expect the parents to cave in. (via nakedpastor) [Read more…]

Just Because the Steel Girders Form Into a Well-Known Symbol…

The Onion, in true form, derides the 9/11 Cross by pointing out that, when steel girders bend into certain shapes, we see only what we want to see: “On the one hand, it’s pretty miraculous that there was a precisely shaped 80-by-80-foot swastika found in the rubble of the fallen World Trade Center, but in [Read More…]

What if Christians Sang About What Was Really On Their Minds?

What would happen if Christian worship music reflected what so many people in the congregations were actually thinking? It might look like this: I laughed Credit where it’s due: The song’s courtesy of First Baptist Orlando Church. (via Friendly Atheist Forums) [Read more…]

One Way to Respond to Street Preachers: Preach Right Back at Them

I know we shouldn’t stoop to their level, but when Mike Lee decides to give two Christian street preachers a taste of their own medicine by loudly reading from The God Delusion right in front of them, it’s pretty entertaining… The good stuff starts around the 0:40 mark: Can you believe it? The preachers didn’t [Read More…]

Humorous Australian Show Gets Ad Agencies to Promote Banning of Religion

The Australian TV show The Gruen Transfer include a segment called “The Pitch” during which advertising agencies compete to promote something radical (“Euthanize everyone over 80!”) and have a panel of experts judge their ads. Recently, one topic was so controversial that they had ad agencies declining the invite to appear on the show (and [Read More…]