How One Male Survivor Maintained Hope


Hope comes in many forms. Here’s the form that helped Aaron Kesseler hold on.

And the Student Said Unto Me: “Jesus Will Save You From Your Homosexual Feelings.”


Dr. Warren Blumenfeld on the intersection of war, religion, homophobia and the “ultimate truth.”

Nelson Mandela: Why the Backlash is Wrong


Wilkine Brutus on how the absurd comments against Mandela are lacking the full scope of context.

Duck Dynasty: Bigger Than Jesus?


While shopping at a Christian bookstore, N.C. Harrison encounters a cardboard cutout of Uncle Si from the Duck Dynasty show that dwarfs a similar cutout of Jesus Christ…and quickly realizes that this makes perfect sense.

The Second Coming of Kanye West


On “Yeezus” the famous egotist owns up to his misogyny, worries endlessly, and finally admits he’s not a perfect man

‘Jesus the Homeless’ Sculpture Causes Controversy

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It’s the gaping wounds in the feet that reveal the subject, whose face is draped and barely visible, as Jesus the Homeless.

Hell and Satan: A Brief History (Part 1 of 2)

Did you know Satan actually works alongside God instead of against God?

Kicked Out of Sunday School


As a child, Carl Pettit didn’t believe in God, and was sure he’d go to Hell for his disbelief.

Book of Job


My dad once had me prove I went to church by explaining that Sunday’s sermon.

Measuring My Manhood: Faith and Machismo

It's THIS big.

The Registered Runaway compares himself to the “macho Christian” image some pastors espouse, and finds neither he nor Jesus Christ measure up.

Delivered from Abortion: Healing a Forgotten Memory

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‘Did Mother ever tell you about the time she was going to abort you?’ my sister asked casually.

Mitt Romney: A Christian’s Perspective on The Religious Right’s Endorsement

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Lauren Hale questions the Religious Right’s flip-flopping on the endorsement of Mitt Romney, based upon his religion.

What Kind of Christian Are You? I’m The CEO.

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Jamie Reidy breaks down his religious practices.

My Favorite Issue of Playboy: The One with A Picture of Me

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Jamie Reidy recounts how his photo ended up in the May 2011 issue of Playboy.

WWJD: What Would Jesus Drink?

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Jamie Reidy shares his friends’ annual Good Friday Tradition: a bar crawl to determine the Son of God’s adult beverage of choice.

Christ to Elway: “Don’t Sign Peyton”

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Jamie Reidy shares a letter from Jesus Christ to John Elway, the Denver Broncos’ president.