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The Atheist Who Couldn’t Sing

[From the archives.] *** Evensong at Canterbury I was an atheist. Raised in a liturgical church, by the time I finished up college in California and went overseas to study in England, I was an atheist. Still, I sang a … Continue reading

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Atheists Who Love Church

[From the archives.] *** Atheists in the UK are gathering for something that looks an awful lot like a worship service. 300 people met on a Sunday, sang songs together, and repeated the phrase “Live better, help often, wonder more”, … Continue reading

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Atheists and Christians Talk Theology

[Updated from the archives.] *** A couple years ago I co-taught a Sunday school class on some basic theology: Christology and Pneumatology, the Incarnation and the Trinity, stuff like that. I started the very first session by pointing out that … Continue reading

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The #1 Tip For Atheist/Christian Dialog

[Updated from the archives.] *** I had a couple of on-line encounters with atheists a while back, one commenting on my blog and the other over at Amy Julia Becker’s place. They had some expectations that I found puzzling. Amy Julia wrote on how to be … Continue reading

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What To Do When God Doesn’t Meet With Your Approval

Passing Judgment on God Some people don’t approve of God. They make comments that begin with the words “I could never believe in a God who …”. You can fill in the rest of the sentence with things like this: … Continue reading

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Atheist? Christian? There’s No Difference

Tell me if you heard any of these before: Christians think a woman’s place is in the home, not out working. Christians like to judge everyone else. No Christian believes in evolution. All Christians are alike. Anyone who’s taken a … Continue reading

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Convincing Atheists

This month I had a couple of on-line encounters with atheists, one commenting at a guest post on my blog and later in some comments over at Amy Julia Becker’s place. I should say too that these folks were not at all as nice as the … Continue reading

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God Sanctified A Railway Car – my story of salvation (part two)

[This is part two of my story of Christ entering my life. To come up to speed, you can read part one here.] Louise and Cathy told me that the place was run in an open bunk style and I … Continue reading

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Life As An Atheist – my story of salvation (part one)

Twenty-nine years ago yesterday morning I was an atheist. Twenty-nine years ago yesterday afternoon I was a theist. Twenty-nine years ago today I became a Christian. My Life as an Atheist I grew up in the church. Sunday school as … Continue reading

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