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November 15, 2010
Listen to God; Screw the Rest
You and God are co-stars in the only reality show you (or, surprise, He) will...
November 10, 2010
Letter From an Atheist Man Married to a Christian Woman
What's it like being an atheist man married to an atheist woman?
October 23, 2010
What Non-Christians Want Christians To Hear
Here's a small sampling of the responses I got when I asked non-Christians about being...
July 19, 2010
When Pretty Women Dance
After the dinner I wrote a bit about in yesterday's How I Got a Blog...
July 18, 2010
How I Got a Blog on Huffington Post (And Help Me Mooch Indian Food!)
Last night Cat and I had drinks and dinner with a new friend (DR!) at...
July 13, 2010
Does God Control or Persuade? (And Is His Future What We Make It?)
Remember my post "Waffles?" Me neither. Weirdly enough, hitting my blog's "Publish" button triggers a...
June 03, 2010
What Am I Going to Do with You People?
I'm so confused. Today I was doing a fairly massive amount of writing about tithing....
June 02, 2010
Christians: Are We Cool with Transylvanians?
(This is a follow-up to yesterday's "Christians: Are We Cool with Transvestites?") Before I became a...
May 19, 2010
“What’s Wrong With Dressing Sexy?”
An earnest-sounding young Christian woman wrote to ask me why she shouldn't "dress sexy" if...
April 26, 2010
The Restoration of John Shore
As you may already know, charismatic Christian (and apparent long-time tax evader) Stephen Baldwin has...
April 26, 2010
I, a Rabid Anti-Christian, Very Suddenly Convert
The split-second before I very suddenly became a Christian I couldn’t have been less of...
April 06, 2010
Church to Abused Wife: “Stay With Him”
Due to a series of posts I once wrote and then collected into a longer...
February 16, 2010
I Don’t Let Go; I Don’t Let God
Think you're willing to "Let go and let God"? Think again.
November 12, 2009
Where (If Anywhere) Does Christ End, and Paul Begin?
It's been my experience that what the statement, "It's not Christ I have a problem...
November 03, 2009
The U.S. Christian Community Finally Returns My Calls!
After I posted yesterday's Why Won't the U.S. Christian Community Return My Phone Calls?, my...
August 27, 2009
“Born Into Sin” Just Means Born, Period
A reader wrote to me of her disdain for the Christian concept of original sin. "I...
July 21, 2009
Death is the Answer
I think about death a lot. I figure anyone alive does, but I could be...
July 15, 2009
“Away, Gay Christians! But About That Charitable Work You Do …”
As reported in The New York Times, The Los Angeles Times and elsewhere, the American...
July 02, 2009
How to Believe in God: Brain First, THEN Emotion
God designed us with absolute and inviolate free will so that we could choose to...
May 04, 2009
Why Forbidding Evangelical Soldiers To Proselytize Makes Me Proud To Be American
Apparently some Christian soldiers stationed in Afghanistan are (sort of) proselytizing to the local population....
April 16, 2009
Make That Christianity: 95% Brains, 5% Emotion
Yesterday, did I say that Christianity is 5% brains and 95% emotion? What I was...
April 15, 2009
Christianity: 5% Brain, 95% Emotion. Yeah, Baby!
I think those of us who believe in God are sometimes too reluctant to acknowledge...
April 08, 2009
The Comfort of the Cross
Here are six truths about suffering that should prove comforting to any Christian in pain:...
March 12, 2009
Doing Christianity vs. Being Christian
Sometimes I think that in our efforts to be all that we can be when...
March 09, 2009
Crosswalk.com Deletes My Post Questioning the Gender of God
As you might know, most everything I post on this blog appears simultaneously on Crosswalk.com,...
March 08, 2009
Must God be a He-Man?
"Christians go crazy if you in any way suggest that God isn't a man," said...
February 27, 2009
The Opposition Response to Jesus’ Sermon on the Mount
All of us have just heard Jesus Christ give his big long speech. Mr. Christ...
February 25, 2009
Jesus’ Sermon on the Mount: “Quite the Crowd Pleaser, Charlie.”
Following Obama's speech last night, I found myself wondering what today's political "analysts" might say...
February 15, 2009
John 1:18: Bring on the Stupid
John 1:18 says: No one has ever seen God, but God the One and Only,...
February 10, 2009
Ten Ways Christians Tend to Fail at Being Christian
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