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Love, Joy, Feminism

Breaking: Leadership of Josh Duggar’s Treatment Center Allegedly Involved in Sex Abuse Coverup

Earlier this week Josh Duggar checked into Reformers Unanimous (RU), a Christian residential addiction treatment program in Rockford, Illinois, run by North Love Baptist Church and co-founded by the church's authoritarian Independent Fundamentalist Baptist (IFB) pastor, Paul Kingsbury. Over the past twenty-four-hours, I have spoken with numerous individuals involved with or affected by either North Love or Kingsbury. Of primary importance are allegations that Kingsbury is actively supporting an accused sex offender, Richard DeVall, who is serving as a missionary in Bolivia and is sponsored by North Love Baptist Church. If true, this would seem to disqualify Kingsbury from running a recovery program for individuals suffering from porn addiction and sex addiction, but Independent Fundamentalist Baptist churches seem to run by their own rules.


How Jesus became God (VIDEO)

This video will show that the Christians turned the man Jesus into a god. Actually, it is a Roman practice to exalt special humans into godhood. With this a historical viewpoint, I will recount the Roman legends of Romulus, Julius Caesar, and Caesar Augustus. It will be obvious that the Christians plagiarized from the Roman [Read More...]

The Graffiti Wall

Straight Outta Excuses: Where Dre’s apology falls short

– Straight Outta Compton topped over 100 million dollars this weekend. For a movie about a bunch of “underprivileged”, street-smart, gang affiliated hoods turned moguls, that ain’t bad. Part of me wants to commend these “would-be” criminal statistics for turning their stories of overcoming their environments into a celebrated triumph. If that’s all there was [Read More...]

The Secular Outpost

100 Key Psychology Studies Repeated

This is a bit off topic, but psychology has important implications for understanding religious belief and the absence of religious belief and rejection of religious belief.  One hundred key psychology experiments published in three top psychology journals in 2008 were reproduced to see if the same results were obtained as the originally published experiment.  The [Read More...]

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