It first happened in a Sunday school classroom at Central Baptist Church, some time around 1980ish. We were talking about the Noah’s Ark story, and some of the other kids were asking questions about how all the animals fit on the ark, and things like that. I was thinking it was pretty obvious that the… Continue reading You’re not an atheist, are you? (part 1)
A few days ago, April 20, 2017, was National Ask an Atheist Day. The day is sponsored by the Secular Student Alliance, and is intended to be ... ... an opportunity for secular groups across the country to work together to defeat stereotypes about atheism and encourage courteous dialogue between believers and nonbelievers alike. The… Continue reading What if you’re wrong?
These days, the idea of “fake news” has been popping up more and more. We turn on the TV and there is a government official confidently saying things that are blatantly untrue. We surf the internet and are bombarded with "stories" and rumors that are, well, just made up. That, in and of itself, would… Continue reading The Value of Truth