Did God Continue to Allow Me Happiness?

Another monthly trip down memory lane….   Thursday, January 14, 1995 Yesterday I was too busy to write. We had two assemblies in Connecticut and a midnight concert in Pennsylvania. The retreat we played at in Pennsylvania gave us each $20 spending money. Praise God! I really needed it. Today we spent the afternoon at…

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What If I Am Wrong?

What if I am wrong? What if god is something beyond our senses or understanding? Who am I to declare that there is no god at all? I suppose my atheism was initially born as a response to the popular god concepts I have known best. Had all discussions about god been more abstract and…

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Creation Arguments for Christmas!

Today we received a Christmas gift in the mail from my sister-in-law: What You Aren’t Being Told About Astronomy (Volumes I and II). I assume many of you are familiar with it. If not, you can watch it for free on YouTube. I’m not going to review it. I watched it, but I hardly paid…

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Distracted by God

I know. I’m not posting as much as usual. I just started a new job in a whole new industry, so my mind has been elsewhere lately. I’m sure you can understand. Distractions happen. Life happens. I’ve been experiencing a bit of that nagging feeling that I should be reading other blogs and paying attention…

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In the Lottery of Life and Death

I lost my older sister to Breast Cancer five years ago today. She was 39 years old, less than 6 months shy of her 40th birthday. I’ll be 40 in April. So today it is impossible for me to ignore what it would mean to lose my life right now. I know it’s a lottery. Anything can…

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Are Christians Hated for Their faith?

Are Christians hated for their faith? This question reminds me of when people claim to be hated because they are beautiful. Much like basic Christian teachings, most people are drawn to beauty rather than repelled by it. It’s weird how these vain beauties never seem to notice all the other beautiful people who are not…

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An Unknown God

Will atheists and theists ever overcome our different approaches when it comes to seeking the truth? One of us is searching for answers without making any assumptions while the other claims to have found truth based almost entirely on assumptions. Finding common ground is ridiculous at best. If god is real then every obstacle to…

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