Leaving the church

Why I left the church About once every couple of weeks, I receive the well-meaning invitation to go to church with some of my housemates and others in the burgeoning recovery network of Dickson, TN. Some of them proffer the

Twisted views of ‘Christian’ fundamentalist disinformation group Cornwall Alliance

Resisting the Green Dragon and related far-right 'Christian' fundamentalist conspiracy theories I just opened a mass marketing email I received a few days ago from the Cornwall Alliance. [Read Cornwall email, below] NOTE: It is very important to remember that

Attending a conservative men’s Bible group in Nashville

An experience with Nashville Inner City Ministry A couple of weeks ago, I accepted a very kind invitation to serve, at minimum, as a warm body at an unspecified type of gathering at a local Church of Christ-supported thrift store.

Help eradicate religious fundamentalism & hyper-partisanship for humanity’s sake

One of the most interesting statistics of the Search for Truth blog is the extreme rarity of opinions and comments from Christian fundamentalists and others who would almost certainly take issue with the material found here. The writers and partners

Is the United States a “Christian nation”?

Of course not; however, a crucual clarification is in order... CLARIFICATION: To be fair, the answer to this question really depends on one's perspective: Precisely, what does one mean by the words "Christian nation"? The context of "Christian nation" as