Category Archives: Atheism

What’s it like to be an Atheist?

There are a lot of misconceptions out there about living a non-religious life.  Many of these are due primarily to what believers are taught about a life lived outside of “God’s will”.  It is often depicted as something very scary, where one is beset on all sides by struggles and difficulty.  Sometimes it is depicted as sad, hollow and meaningless,

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The Problems of Divine Morality

A major point of contention between religious believers and secularists is that of morality. The subject is nearly inevitable any time there is a debate, discussion or other confrontation between the two groups and the conversation nearly always proceeds in the same manner. In this article, I intend to illustrate what I see as the most significant problems any theistic argument must overcome to legitimize the idea of divine morality. It is a difficult proposal indeed.

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A Year of Apostasy

Note: I was originally intending to post this on the very day of the anniversary of my apostasy but I was unable to complete it to my satisfaction. May 24, 2015.  It was a day I will always remember.  It was the day that for the first time in my life, I seriously considered that the Christian beliefs that I

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