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Is there such a thing as ‘Christian’ music, writing, art, etc?

I try mightily to keep myself from having unexamined beliefs.  I turned one up, though, in the last month or so, no doubt because of the writing contest and online apologetics conference I was working on.  The writing contest, for example, is labeled as a Christian writing contest.  I began to think about how an endeavor like writing, or any endeavor at all, could justify being termed ‘Christian’ and realized I had never really thought about it much before, and had rather accepted the presumptions that had been handed down to me.  I hate it when I do that!  Even … continue reading...

Colbert Interviews Secular Lobbyist on Atheism, Sex, And Other Things

Stephen Colbert is not someone I watch regularly but when I do I usually find him hilarious.  This interview follows the Democratic Convention’s refusal to allow this secular lobbyist group to participate in their faith forum.  As interesting as it would be to opine on the Democratic attempt to claim the ‘high ground’ of religion I’ll pass at this time.  This is all comedy of course and I can only imagine that the poor lady has had all of her best insights spliced out… but as an apologist it was still quite fun to watch… Maybe I could get Mr. … continue reading...