Category Archives: Faith

Church service and the soul

Recently I attended a church service where the minister spoke at length about the human soul. This is not something I do often but it’s a very hip church with literally a million-dollar sound system and professional musicians (we go for the music…). Unfortunately, the, very hip minister, who I like, segued into the human emotion […]

Better Secularists, you bet

This post is in response to David Brooks’s article, Better Secularists, in the Feb 3 2015 NY Times. In the article he cites a statistics that about a fifth of all adults are atheist, agnostic or without religious affiliation. It’s a good start but where he shows his prejudice and parochial views is when he makes […]

The Other God’s Earth: No sin, no death, and no evil

Can you imagine a world without sin, death, or evil? I did. That is the central theme of my latest book, The Other God’s Earth (TOGE) [Amazon Link]; it is now available on Amazon.com for $.99. It is only 80 pages. You can download a Kindle reader to any device: an Ipad, any phone, or […]

Kirk Cameron’s Unstoppable Movie

Why is there so much suffering? Why does God allow suffering? If God is good why is there so much pain and misery in the world? Kirk Cameron, a strict fundamentalist, will explain this to the world on Sept 24 2013. For anyone who has seen Kirk Cameron’s and Ray Comfort’s other videos and presentations […]

Twilight Zone episode – Season 3, episode 8: It’s a Good Life

It should be impossible for any thinking person to not see this episode as a religious metaphor. In the episode, the boy, Billy, can read minds, create and destroy anything and has supernatural powers of truly biblical proportions. In essence, this angry, jealous, paranoid child has the power of life and death over the inhabitants. […]

Hearing God’s voice in your head

Probably the only thing worse than people adopting a life of superstition,  the supernatural and religion is anyone listening to the voice in their head and thinking it comes from God or “a god.” The powerful and weak, the rich and poor, for milennia, have listened to this little voice and said, “God told me […]