Christmas, News, Religion

Letter From God At Christmas

(This is not something I wrote. It is something I grokked from the internet a few years ago. I think it is entirely appropriate and “right”.) My Dear children, It has come to my attention that many of you are upset that folks are taking My name out of the season. Maybe you’ve forgotten that I wasn’t actually born during…

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The Bear and the Hare
Christmas, News, Religion

How can an atheist enjoy Christmas?

I wish I could give a dollar to the Red Cross for every time I’ve been asked this question. “But you’re an atheist. How can an atheist celebrate Christmas?” I’ve tried to come up with some deep meaningful answer that encompasses the history of Christmas – that winter celebrations of new life existed long before there was a Jesus figure…

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News, Religion

Why Do Atheists Pick On Christians?

After sharing a story on Facebook about a church who kicked out a family who supported their gay daughter, I got this private message from a very good friend. I’m going to start in on you how I feel you have singled out Christianity as THE religion to bash. All religions have their bad kids Christianity is no exception. Atheism…

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