The Birth of My Fourth Son Awakened My Faith

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

Pope Francis: A New Masculinity

What are Pope Francis’ beliefs about masculinity?

Would a Fundamentalist Christian Make a Better President Than a Muslim?

Islam is the fastest growing religion in the world, so a Muslim president may be coming sooner than later. But that’s not really the point.

Kim Davis, Would You Mind Terribly Just Going Away?

Did Davis collect marriage licenses issued to gay couples during her jail hitch and issue new ones that removed all mention of the Rowan County clerk’s office and its staff? If true, the charge could land Davis back in the federal court.

Kim Davis and the Challenges of Civil Disobedience

Ariel Gordon discusses how you can be pro-gay rights and still question the ethics of Kim Davis’ civil disobedience.

Jesus Doesn’t Text and the Buddha Hasn’t Tweeted Yet

Jeremy McKeen remembers the mustard seed of faith that almost was.  — “Between the Pope and air conditioning,” says Harry Block of Woody Allen’s 1997 Deconstructing Harry, “I’d choose air conditioning.” The Pope, however, does have a castle. And cool outfits. But the sentiment of that quote, that in our modern age an individual would choose science, […]

Can A Man Be Two Different People?

Jonathan Delavan explores the idea of two apparently contradictory natures being able to coexist within someone.

Feel Your Wounds Through: A Guide To Emotional Healing

Jonathan Delavan encourages people, especially men, to be willing to undergo the extraordinary task of healing one’s wounds through one’s heart.

Why This Minister Stopped Using The Bible as a Defense

The Bible has been used to defend every imaginable belief, so what authority does it really have?

Religious Discrimination & Bullying

Warren J Blumenfield looks closely at the recent events of Jon Ritzheimer’s hateful anti-Islamic behaviors and calls us to action.

How I Lost My Religion And Found My Father

How moving away from a divine father allowed James Ranson to truly connect with his human father.

#65: Wm Paul Young, ‘The Shack’ Author: “We Need to Talk Honestly about Loss”

“In a culture as sick as its secrets, loss brings us together again.”

FRUITY? Maybe It’s A Good Thing

The name-calling didn’t happen much but when it did, the words stung and they stuck.

Jim Crow Is Still America’s National Religion … But It Doesn’t Have to Be

Half a century after the civil rights movement removed most of the legal aspects of the Jim Crow regime the vast majority of religious people in America do not see fit to worship next to people of another race.

My Self-Righteous Inner Accountant

The things we do echo in other peoples lives, and it adds up.

The New Atheists

John Faithful Hamer has a bone to pick with the latest incarnation of the Atheist Movement.