Blogs

  • A Shot In The Arm

    For a while, there, it was an absolute truism that among the single most frustrating activities one could indulge in was the pursuit of an appointment to obtain a COVID-19 vaccination.  Starting roughly at the beginning of February, I got myself registered with three different pharmacies, plus two…

    By Loren Miller

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  • Online VS Offline Freelancers

    Freelancing is becoming a good source of earning income where you can earn without investing money. Freelancers are the people who are not employed by anybody or you can say…

    By Kathleen Judy

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  • They taught us how to pray with our eyes closed ...

    JOMO KENYATTA (1892-1978), first prime minister of independent Kenya:“When the Missionaries arrived, the Africans had the Land and the Missionaries had the Bible. They taught us how to pray with our eyes closed. When we opened them, they had the land and we had the Bible.”[From Walker, John…

    By Terence Meaden

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  • Bibles in Hotels and Hospitals

    Written by Malcolm Hutton: National Secular Society 9 January 2009.One could take action when a bible is presented in hotel or hospital. First of all, go prepared with a yellow highlight pen and ask if the bible is yours to keep.Then highlight some of the most damaging verses, such as:Luke 14:26 –…

    By Terence Meaden

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  • Respect for the Fallen

    The scene is set in the Rotunda of the US Capitol building.  Hardly a few weeks earlier, that had been the site of a riotous attempt at raucous, lawless insurrection.  This moment could not be more different.  The lighting is subdued.  There is little to no conversation from the observers scattered…

    By Loren Miller

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  • What are the chances there’s a god out there…?

    What are the chances there’s a god out there, somewhere in or beyond the Universe and responsible for it and us? It is fitting to bring Bertrand Russell's concept of a sun-orbiting china teapot into this deliberation—or the Flying Spaghetti Monster—and let’s try judging similarly. Think up…

    By Terence Meaden

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  • Holy Book Blunders

    HOLY BOOK BLUNDERSAccording to biblical morality and authority the following are fine and natural:Slavery (Exodus 21:7); 1 Peter 1:18; Ephesians 6: 5-9.Rape (Deuteronomy 22: 28-29); Child Abuse (Proverbs 22:15); Misogyny (1 Timothy 2:12); Incest (Genesis 19: 32-35); Prejudice (2 John…

    By Terence Meaden

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  • Holy Book Blunders

    HOLY BOOK BLUNDERSAccording to biblical morality and authority the following are fine and natural:Slavery (Exodus 21:7); 1 Peter 1:18; Ephesians 6: 5-9.Rape (Deuteronomy 22: 28-29); Child Abuse (Proverbs 22:15); Misogyny (1 Timothy 2:12); Incest (Genesis 19: 32-35); Prejudice (2 John…

    By Terence Meaden

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  • Dear President Biden: Regarding Christian Nationalism and January 6, 2021...

    I have no doubt but that Joe Biden is one busy new president at the moment, and I tend to suspect that he may never actually READ the following (do they ever?), but considering the events of two weeks ago, Wednesday and our gang's concern regarding just who may have made up that mob, I found myself…

    By Loren Miller

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  • The Problem With Miracles

    “You see there is only one constant. One universal. It is the only real truth. Causality. Action, reaction. Cause and effect.”[1] While the Merovingian was a snotty, self-important dweeb within the Matrix’s scheme of things, I couldn’t be more in agreement with…

    By Loren Miller

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