This is my rumination on what I wish I could say to the fundie coworker who turned me into an atheist. THANK YOU, FUNDAMENTALIST August 10, 2013 You taught me about a controversy that I didn’t know existed — between creationists and evolutionists — and I fell completely on the other side. I told you I had been raised a christian but was lukewarm about my faith. (I had been “born again” in my twenties … Continue reading . . .
One of the key topics on the Bill Nye v. Ken Ham debate last week was the Theory of Evolution makes testable predictions that verify it’s accuracy. Ken Ham was desperate to protect his “Creationist Model” so he also says that Creationism makes testable claims. Here is his graphic from the debate. Let’s quickly look at these “predictions”. “evidence confirming an intelligence produced life” Needless to say, there is no such evidence or Ken and … Continue reading . . .
A lot of things about the Christian god don’t make sense. For instance, if God is omniscient, why would he have created angels in large numbers, knowing that a “host” of them would oppose him, led by an archangel named Lucifer. And why, if he knew everything from the beginning, would he create Satan, and than say to him, (and this is a paraphrase) “You were perfect in your ways until iniquity was found in … Continue reading . . .
Introduction Dear Friends, As supporters of the Atheist Community of San Jose, you may be interested in the following year-end summary of our progress. It really is amazing how much we have grown and how much we have achieved in only nine months. I would like to take a moment to thank each and every one of you who have committed your time and money to support this organization. We have big goals for the … Continue reading . . .