The Depression Demon in Men and How to Fight it

You can protect yourself and the men you love

What’s The Point in Losing Faith?

Sometimes the point of being lost is to find the questions you never thought to ask.

Why Are You Teaching About God…You Are An Atheist!

DiaryDad teaches his kids about God in their Sunday school class, funny thing is… He is an atheist. — Most Sundays for the past 2 years you would find me in the a place that should be the last place you would look for me, in a church.  Recently, more than just in a church, as […]

He Loved Her. She Loved Him. But was there … Someone Else?

Jesse Kornbluth reviews Graham Greene: The End Of An Affair.

In Praise of the Welfare State

John Faithful Hamer meets his real life doppelgänger and thanks God for the welfare system after hearing his story.

7 Surprising Gifts of My Mental Illness

Yes, depression and anxiety can be gifts.

God Isn’t a Bad Word (It’s Just One We Don’t Use)—Raising Children Without Religious Belief

Raising children without religion can be just as difficult as bringing them up with belief. Jeremy McKeen explains how.

The Dirty Dozen: 12 Holiday Survival Tips This Christmas Season

Steven Lake gives us some tips on how to chill during the holiday rush – without booze or drugs!

Why I Stopped Hating the Church

When Steve Austin was sexually abused as a little boy, his parents told no one, and turned to prayer. For years he railed at this injustice and others he found in the church. Finally, he made peace with what he learned from his faith, and forgave what he did not get.

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.

He Sees You When You’re Sleeping

Don’t be fooled by the title; this is not a Christmas poem. Jim Elledge channels John Berryman in this unsettling persona piece.

Voldemort and the Destruction of Christmas

Merry Voldemas and Happy Red Cups to you. Thank God for the Red Cups, because they may just save the world… one sip at a time.

One Man’s “Spiritual Awakening” In A 12-step Recovery

“Having had a spiritual awakening as the result of these steps, we tried to carry this message to alcoholics, and to practice these principles in all our affairs.” – Step 12

Seeking Common Ground: Why Progressive Muslims and Atheists Should Work Together

We don’t realize the latent potential we have to flip the script and change the popular narrative of Muslim-panic and atheist-distrust. But it requires us to speak up, to defend each other against unfair attacks, and to try and see past our differences.

Dear Joshua Feuerstein: Jesus Wouldn’t Like You

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