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My Story: More Atheist Pet Peeves

Another pet peeve I have is how many Christians immediately think the worst of you and start shunning you when they hear the word atheist. I’ve gone through some lengths to show (albeit not scientific research) that my experience has shown that often the least nice people in life are religious while some of the best are not. 279 more words

My Story: De-conversion Challenges

Pet peeves as a “new” atheist

One thing that I find as a newer atheist that still irks me, is the constant habit of so many Christians to rehash old arguments as evidence for their faith. 517 more words

Religious People Are More Likely to Be Veterans in the U.S.

Religion and military service go hand-in-hand. Here’s the data.

CHR Comment: Tobin Grant demonstrates that American veterans are significantly more likely to be church goes than those who are not religious. 36 more words

Modern Church

WILL SANITY RETURN?

What are your starting points? What are mine?

WILL SANITY EVER RETURN? I’m going crazy here, and I suppose so are you. It seems in the last few weeks that confusion and anxiety have hit new highs. 571 more words

Anxiety

Addiction, risk takers brain scan

The study, which was conducted by Dr. Francesca Filbey, found that risk-taking teens have hyperconnectivity between the amygdala and areas of the prefrontal cortex associated with critical thinking skills and emotion regulation. 451 more words

Health

Marriage - trends

Where are we marrying?

A very quick scan of the Net has confirmed my thoughts that the number of couples marrying in Religious Establishments has declined over the past several years, depending upon Country. 420 more words

Sacraments