What Is Religion And Do You Understand It?

Religion, in all its forms, is the key to understanding our collective humanity and bridging the divide between people.

7 Surprising Gifts of My Mental Illness

Yes, depression and anxiety can be gifts.

Religious Persecution for One, Religious Persecution for All

If Islam is “Un-American,” then the logical next step is Christianity and Judaism becoming “Un-American.”

7 Reasons Why Christmas Should Still Matter to You

I Asked My Friends and a Troll One Question: “Does Christmas Matter to You?” The Results Surprised Me.

Santa’s On Your Coke Bottle, but He’s Not Allowed at School

As a society, we need to make a clear distinction between holidays that are secular and religious celebrations. Read: Santa should be allowed at school.

Are You Losing Your Religion? You’re Not Alone.

As religious affiliation declines in the United States, more people feel free to question their faith.

8 Reasons Why I Don’t Watch Professional Sports

Steve Dustcircle used to enjoy watching sports, but he’s not a sports fan any more. It’s not because his teams are losing, it’s because he listened to his conscience.

When You Realize That Religion Is Just Science with a Cool Story

This is the story of how I went hiking with God, lost him in the woods, and was rescued by a Physicist.

How Do I Tell My Kids the Terrorists are Winning?

DiaryDad is concerned about how loud the message of fear is. — In 2001 when the Twin Towers fell my kids were just a hope I had.  They were a part of a bright dream I had for tomorrow. They were what I believed would be my chance to put the best of me into […]

The American Public and Religion: Less Committed and a Growing Crisis

Elwood Watson sees the decline of religion in the United States and believes it gives us cause for concern.

The United States: a Land of Double Standard for Religious Liberty?

Some politicians feel that religious liberty only applies to the religions of their choosing. Warren Blumenfeld points out the hypocrisy in this argument.

Coach Won’t Stop Leading Prayers Despite Punishment

The conversation continues as people grapple with how to appropriately express their religion in school and work environments.

Dear Joshua Feuerstein: Jesus Wouldn’t Like You

Is it finally time to Call Joshua Feuerstein out for his hypocrisy?

Dear Christians: Shouting About Starbucks Cups Is Not Helping

Pastor John Pavlovitz: “When did the words ‘Merry Christmas’ become a gotcha moment?”

What Does Life After God Sound and Look Like?

Where can we go when we give up the life of belief? A Year Without God: The Film‘s Ryan Bell has started a new venture, the website and podcast Life After God that focuses on counseling—and preaching to—the former congregation. — Where do believers go when their faith has run out? Is there a place […]

The Birth of My Fourth Son Awakened My Faith

Lisa Bevere on how her son catalyzed her leap of faith into Christianity.