Now What: My 6-Year-Old Told Me You Go to Heaven When You Die

I knew this topic would come up eventually. I just didn’t realize it would be so soon. Here’s how this atheist dad handled it. [Read more…]

Good News Club Attacks After School Satan Club, Makes Transparency Claims Again, and Blocks Me

So much for transparency. It’s much easier to block out the dissenters than answer to them. Welcome to fundamentalism. [Read more…]

My Response to a Good News Club Apologist

I’ve been responding on social media to schools that have been promoting sign-ups for the Good News Club. Today, a GNC parent decided to respond, defending the Good News Club and its volunteers. Of course, I responded back. [Read more…]

This Week in God’s Plan: 12/30/16 #TWIGP

Welcome to the second weekly installment of SecularVoices’ new feature, This Week in God’s Plan. If you missed it last week, here’s what this is all about: This Week in God’s Plan (#TWIGP), will highlight (or lowlight) some of the events that happened over the past week that no self-respecting benevolent deity could ever insert [Read More…]

New Feature: This Week in God’s Plan

Got cancer? God’s plan. Had a miscarriage? God’s plan. Baby born prematurely? God’s plan. I call bullshit. [Read more…]

An Atheist Walks into a Christian Meeting about Atheism…

I left my first Lifetree meeting feeling encouraged that common ground could be found between believers and nonbelievers if we take the time to listen to each other and make an effort to understand each other. [Read more…]

Churches Around the Country are Discussing Atheism This Month

If you’re sick of hearing Christians propping up their atheist strawmen and tearing them down, then attend your local LifeTree meeting on the topic and take its place. [Read more…]

Billy Graham Says Christians Can Do Nothing to Convert Atheists

And by ‘do nothing,’ I mean he says to pray. ┬áSo, same thing. [Read more…]

Bryan Fischer: Atheists and Pro-Choice Advocates Unqualified to be Judges

Posterboy for the Religious Right and theocrat Bryan Fischer recently stuck his foot in his mouth on his radio show again, while opining on who is and is not qualified to be a judge in the American legal system. [Read more…]

Thank Who?!? — An Atheist Reacts to Those Praising God for Medical Care

Nobody seems to realize that praising a god for sparing someone implies that that same god didn’t spare someone else who was in a similar situation. [Read more…]