Summer nights...

I've missed you all very much, just a quick update I am doing fine. I feel a lot better and I feel more entact with everything that's going on around me. I have stopped self harming completely, I am going to start therapy soon. I feel like everything...

Opiate of the masses

"Religion is the opium of the people" is a very famous quote from Karl Marx. Nowhere do I see this in action more than with my own very religious family. Take the recent mass shooting, my family blames taking prayer out of schools, demons, and our...

Is There An Objective Moral Code?

    I recently watched a debate on YouTube between two titans of religious dialectic discussion - Sam Harris and William Lane Craig. Craig is a Christian apologist, professor and author of several books on religious philosphy. Sam Harris is an...

From Eve To Evolution: Kimberly A. Hamlin

This may explain one more reason patriarchal religions such as Islam and Christianity are so violently opposed to evolution. Not only does it nullify the necessity of a creator, but it also reduces their misogny and prejudice to silly fallacies...

Anniversary Today & I Remember...

The night before my wedding, a family friend, Terese, had wisked me off to her house because not only was my parents' house flooded with company but also she wanted to spoil me rotten.  And she did.  It was awesome.  The morning of my wedding I woke...

17th Wedding Anniversary On Sunday, May 25th

I've been remembering all the memories from the week following up to May 25, 1997.  I can't believe it has been 17 years already.  Mom and Dad's house was crazy.  Family had flown in from Italy and Argentina;  some had driven here from Canada.  I...

The Truth About Tithing

  THE TRUTH ABOUT TITHING   WELL FIRST YOU HAVE TO KNOW... WHAT WAS THE PURPOSE OF TITHING BACK IN THE "OLD TESTAMENT" TIMES?   "TITHING" WAS DONE TO SHOW "THE FATHER". THAT THEY APPRECIATED ALL HE DID FOR THEM. FOR...

Just For Those Of You

FAMILIES ARE IN RUIN BECAUSE SIMPLE IS TO SIMPLE.       TO BECOME MORE BY OUR POVERTY.   THE INSANITY OF IT ACCORDING TO THE WORLD.... LEAVES US EMPTY.     AND THOUGH WE ARE HALLOWED BY THIS CIRCUMSTANCE.  ...

If You Don't Believe...

then why talk about God?  If you don't believe God exists, why talk about Him?  If you don't believe the Bible is real, why discuss it?  For those who don't believe in God or anything the Bible has to say, you seem to talk about God and the Bible a...

The Second Coming of Jesus Christ.

Sermon number 1. Topic: eschatology. All verses taken from the King James Bible Verses to follow with:  2 Thessalonians 1:8 Psalm 110 Isaiah 11 Numbers 24:14-17    Alright, today we're going to talk about the Second coming of...

Why I am NOT an Agnostic

In the endless debate about the existence of god many otherwise reasonable people insist that the only truly logical answer to the question is to simply admit ignorance. “I do not know whether there is a god,” is probably the most popular...

Don't Mistake Kindness & Meekness For Weakness.

Kindness and meekness should never be mistaken as weakness.  It is a mark of honor to avoid quarrels and arguments.  Only fools are swift to quarrel and argue;  the foolish look for fights.  <>  It is not necessary to add fuel to the fire they...

"Bible Secrets Revealed???"

              WATCHING A DVD FROM THE HISTORY CHANNEL ABOUT "BIBLE SECRETS REVEALED".               NOW LIKE ALL THE WORLD AND THE CHURCHES, THEY ARE STILL OBSESSED WITH "THE OLD TESTAMENT". AS IF IT HAS SOMETHING OF RELEVANCE BEYOND JUST...

kulturist no.358

( Recently rediscovered and retrieved from a long lost blog archive "The Dissdent" ) originally posted The Dissident 74 ,December 16,2011:- Around this time of the year,the Media and its loyal servants in the arena of public political discourse...