An 18 foot playmat describing the evolution of species on Earth

The Honesty of Children

An 18 foot playmat describing the evolution of species on Earth
An 18 foot playmat describing the evolution of species on Earth

This morning my 8 y/o said, “When I said that I believed in God I lied. I WANTED to believe in him but when I learned how the earth was made and how God made the earth I just didn’t anymore.

I know for sure that this comment really doesn’t sit well with theists because I posted this comment to a community (through an iPhone app), just to measure the reactions it would get. Every atheist response was positive, obviously, because this line of thinking matches theirs. The theist responses include things like,Read More »

Gay is a Sickness, like Alcoholism

God-Loves-EveryoneI was listening to the CBC Radio this morning where the host had two guests on talking about an issue similar to this one.

The American politician (name not worth mention) was saying that homosexuality is a mental disorder like alcoholism, and for society to grant them the same rights as heteros is to also grant pedophiles, bestiality and incest the same legal rights and freedoms.

Why? How could he possibly justify that? Well, he thinks that those things are all part of sexual patterns people get into early in life. He said the homosexual movement has a plan to lure young people, convert them to the gay side and grow their movement.

I can’t believe this is 2010!

The other guest is a Ugandan Christian Priest. He said his sister wanted a divorce but that’s against his faith, so he advised her not to. She listened to him and while he was away in school her husband murdered her. It took the death of his sister for him to realize that his faith did not provide him with the answers to life’s questions. So if the bible says marriage is permanent and gay is wrong, but he cannot take his faith as it is written, then what can he do?Read More »