Speaking for Peace and Less Violence

In a recent post I drew a connection between the prevalence of pornography and the abuse of women in sex trafficking.  Near the end, certainly influenced by all the talk of the massacre at Aurora, I threw in a comment that if we can draw a connection from guns to violence why can't we draw … Continue reading Speaking for Peace and Less Violence

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Young Adults Who Wander From Faith (You Lost Me 5)

In my last post on David Kinnaman's book You Lost Me I talked about nomads, those young people who walk away from church involvement but who still consider themselves Christians.  There are two other groups Kinnaman looks at in the book: prodigals and exiles. Prodigals are young adults who leave the faith of their childhood … Continue reading Young Adults Who Wander From Faith (You Lost Me 5)

But Complaining About Pointless Stuff is Our Thing!

In my home county of Lancaster, PA an atheist has filed a complaint over a restaurant's Sunday promotion.  The restaurant's crime: in order to drum up business on Sundays they offered a discount coupon to anyone who presented a bulletin from a church. Oh the horror! John Wolff, who is an atheist, filed the complaint … Continue reading But Complaining About Pointless Stuff is Our Thing!