Tag Archives: God

the NEW Ten Commandments

1. This above all shall ye take as my first command: Thou shalt treat living beings as they want to be treated. And the second commandment is like unto it:

Continue reading

Refrocked

refrocked

Methodist Pastor, Rev. Frank Schaefer, was given his ordination credentials back today after being stripped of them 6 months ago for performing a wedding for his gay son.  After serving a 30 day suspension for performing the ceremony and then refusing to denounce the practice of marrying same-sex couples he was bounced from the denomination and stripped of his ministry rights in the church.  That was remedied and made right today.

Continue reading

Reverend Mike Martinez

ULC 06-17-14

What do Conan O’Brien, Sharon Stone, Sir Ian McKellen, Goldie Hawn, Bryan Cranston, Johnny Carson, Tony Danza, Jimmie Joe Reeves, and I all have in common?  This isn’t a trick question!  We are all ordained ministers with the Universal Life Church.  Talk about good company.  :-)

Continue reading

God Hates Fangs

true blood season 1

I recently started binge watching True Blood.  I know, I know, I might take a hit on the point balance on my gay card for getting such a late start.  There is only so much time in the day and after working, trying to run QL, and having a little bit of life, I have been remiss in not enjoying this show.  While it’s certainly not the greatest show I’ve ever seen I have enjoyed and I wanted to post a blog about my biggest takeaway from the first season.

Continue reading

TIRED OF THE LIES

the Bible is not the “word of god” – it’s a collection of myths & legends borrowed from older, earlier cultures
– most of the stuff in the bible either never happened, or didn’t happen the way it’s recorded

the bible ‘canon’  was created by a committee who chose whatever supported their particular agenda

the gospels are not “eye-witness” accounts – they were written much later to be u
sed as propaganda

Pennsylvania pastor pushes back against church bigotry in defense of gay marriage

The same jury of pastors that convicted Rev. Frank Schaefer of breaking his vows suspended him from his ministerial duties for 30 days Tuesday.

SPRING CITY, PA. —  Frank Schaefer gets to keep calling himself a Methodist pastor — at least for the next 30 days.

The United Methodist clergyman convicted of breaking church law for officiating at his son’s same-sex wedding was suspended late Tuesday, and ordered by a jury of his fellow pastors to surrender his credentials in a month if he can’t bring himself to adhere to the laws of the church’s Book of Discipline.

Continue reading

Atheist FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions.
• Why do you not believe in God?
o There is no credible evidence, just like there is no evidence for Gods you
don’t believe in (Thor, Zeus, the Flying Spaghetti Monster, etc).

• Where do your morals come from?
o A combination of life experience, family, human nature, and the good
sense to treat others the way I would like to be treated.

• What is the meaning of life? Continue reading