Category Archives: atheism

1minion invites God in – the key to peace of mind

(Check the tag “Inviting God In” for the rest of this series, taking readings from Joyce Rupp’s book of the same name.) Here’s number 6 on page 25: I will say, “Peace be with you!” Psalm 122:8 I went to … Continue reading

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1minion invites God in – remembering our gifted ancestors

(All devotions can be found under the tag Inviting God In.) So here I am at no. 5 on page 24 of Rupp’s book. I’m not feeling any holier yet. Nor do I think God feels welcome in my body … Continue reading

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1minion invites God in – what healing do I need?

Look for more of these daily devotionals under the tag: “Inviting God In” This is #3 on p.22 (The book’s called Inviting God In by Joyce Rapp — you can kindle it if you want it) Great crowds came to … Continue reading

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1minion steals mail – Aunt Dara #1

You can look her up if you feel like it, but I won’t include a link to her original advice column because I’m sure she doesn’t need the hits as much as I do. I’m an atheist, and my intent … Continue reading

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Today’s found on Facebook – Matthew McConaughey’s thoughts on religion

He has a new movie out (Free State of Jones) where he plays Newton Knight, a Confederate soldier who rebelled against the Confederacy. The Daily Beast provides this quote from the actor talking about the film and explaining what he … Continue reading

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Question of Atheist Scruples – student atheist edition

Nice! Your 15-year-old refuses to stand and repeat the Lord’s Prayer at school. She says she is an atheist. Do you support her right to refuse? Fuck yeah. I’m reminded of a news article from earlier this year here in … Continue reading

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Christian metal band loses singer to atheism

I’m snagging this from United Humanists where they’ve posted the story of Shannon Low who’d been in a metalcore band called The Order of Elijah. In his younger days he’d gone through the drug and sex problems that are common … Continue reading

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