All Blog Posts Tagged 'purpose' (4)

The Diary of A Prodigal

My past lives in my hometown.  And the past is...

ignorant. humble. high. toilsome. joy. sorrow. purpose. embarrassing. prophetic. beautiful. raw. aching. sound. shameful. misled. honor. lonely. dead.

Devastating. Shameful disgrace. Leaving the love of my life! I grieve the loss of my Christ, my everything.

And it took all the courage in the world.

I'm disappointing the people I love the most and I'm learning to be okay with it. From being pushed away, I'm…

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Added by Laure304 on January 22, 2014 at 3:57pm — No Comments

Perceptions on Purpose

Every person in this world always ask the question, "What is our purpose on this world?" it is usually preceded by "What is my purpose in this world?"

 

Those two questions have been debated and thought out by men and women throughout history. I am posting a theory on our purpose and being, but merely attempting to change the mindset in which we try to answer the question.

 

For example, let us take a look at cicadas. These irritating insects come around every 13…

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Added by Matthew Wood on July 10, 2011 at 11:56pm — No Comments

Book Review: The Good Atheist - That's what he/she said!

I bent the binding of The Good Atheist, Living a Purpose-Filled Life Without God, by Dan Barker, in hopes that I would either come out of it in some way affirmed or finally have a resource for a person struggling with the decision to let go of their faith.  When I closed the book, I felt like a sore eared member of the choir.  The majority of Barker’s book is an appeal to authority and celebrity, a mishap of astonishing proportion when speaking about, to, or for, a community that…

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Added by LaRae Meadows on May 5, 2011 at 3:51pm — No Comments

Life, the universe, and everything

As an opener I'd like to state that my worldview has absolutely nothing to do with my atheism. I like to think that were I a theist I would still hold life, the universe, and everything in exactly the same regards. This post is not intended to answer any questions about nor explain my view on theism. Correlation does not imply causation. That being said, let us proceed.

 

Where did we…

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Added by A. Dave on May 1, 2011 at 11:42am — 3 Comments

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