All Blog Posts Tagged 'cross' (4)

Wearing a cross?

I'm an agnostic atheist. My immediate family contains no atheists though. They're all pretty much Southern Baptists, save for a couple Lutherans.

For graduation and my 18th birthday, my aunt gave me a beautiful necklace with matching earrings and bracelets. They're covered in my favorite color (teal) and peace signs, making it the perfect gift for me! I was so happy and excited to wear them. But there's crosses on there, with that hippie design (larger at top and bottom than… Continue

Added by Courtney Hammett on June 11, 2012 at 3:49am — 27 Comments

Jesus' "Sacrifice" Wasn't THAT Great

I was talking with my wife (also an atheist) the other day about Jesus. It suddenly dawned on me that his "sacrifice" wasn't really all that great. In fact, Jesus was kind of a jerk about it.



If you were told by god that you could save all of humanity that ever existed, exists, and will exist in the future from everlasting torture, wouldn't you be willing to do that? Then you hear the terms...by simply being tortured and humiliated for one day, and dying, you win everyone's… Continue

Added by Matthew on December 2, 2009 at 12:00pm — 8 Comments

Prayer Cross

Well... this would have to be the epitome of worthless crap sold on television. I mean C'MON! Who really needs a cross that reveals the lords prayer when you hold it up to the light? Ooooooooo, and it has crystals in it too! Sadly, there are probably enough gullible people out there that'll buy… Continue

Added by Kevin (Idolizing Reason) on April 7, 2009 at 12:05pm — 7 Comments

An oldie but a goodie

Last fall I went on a "LifeCrest VisionQuest", which included a stop-over in Groom, TX.



Eek.



Here, some "fellow travelers" (although far more faithful than I) asked me to take their picture in front of the 20-story cross at the foot of the stairs. I said, "Only if I can video tape it and post it on YouTube." They said,… Continue

Added by Paul Tourville on October 1, 2008 at 11:00am — No Comments

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