Intelligent Design Problem… in Oregon?

You would think Intelligent Design/Creationism controversies would be limited to Bible Belt states like Kansas or Alabama. But Oregon? At Jefferson High School near Salem, Oregon, the science curriculum is pretty standard — they tend to teach real science. Several months ago, however, a local pastor attended a school board meeting and challenged what was [Read More...]

Why Are There So Many Churches in Las Vegas?

Tyler Cowen at Marginal Revolution posted this question from a reader, referring to Las Vegas: I lived there for four years and was always curious. I guess the more sin, the more churches??? Tyler offers these reasons: I would think that most of the churches in Las Vegas are for the residents, not the tourists, [Read More...]

A Church Reacts to Katy Perry’s Hit Song

Katy Perry is the artist who used to sing Christian music before releasing an album with the hit song “I Kissed a Girl.” The lyrics of that song include these words: I kissed a girl and I liked it The taste of her cherry ChapStick I kissed a girl just to try it I hope [Read More...]

I Know Who God Is

Now, it all makes sense… I’m not even married, but I know this. (via nakedpastor) [Read more...]

I Wonder Who Designed the Logo…

You may have seen this already, but it’s worth a second look. Texas Christian University is hosting a Family Weekend next month. This is the logo they are using: Ironic? Possibly. But they do teach an evolution course at the university that seems, well, intelligent. BIOL 50303 – Evolution Three hours lecture per week. Prerequisite: [Read More...]