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  • Evidence for evolution
    Adam & Eve falsified by science, an atheist's view (debate excerpt)
    On Sept. 28th, John Breckenridge (Christian) did a debate with Bernie Dehler (atheist, former born-again evangelical Christian) on the topic of Adam and Eve. Can science now falsify the Adam and Eve Bible story? Bernie lays out the case in this...
  • Is evolution true science?
    Christian teacher claims that evolution is not solid science (debate excerpt)
    In August 2013, Steve Gregg (Christian teacher and broadcaster) did a debate with Bernie Dehler (atheist, pen name Truman Smith), over the booklet called "Modern Science and Philosophy Destroy Christian Theology." In this newly posted...
  • Ask a Christian
    Atheist 8th grader asks Christian about God's omniscience (debate excerpt)
    On Wed. 9-17-14 Bernie Dehler (atheist) debated Ben Clifton (Christian) on the topic of morality. In this video excerpt, an atheist 8th grader asks Ben about God's "all-knowing" abilities. If God knows all, why bother doing anything,...
  • Sorrymyass
    Pat Robertson: Kids mustn't celebrate 'demonic' Halloween
    It’s October again; that time of year when children get ready to go trick-or-treating in costume and preachers upbraid you for letting them do it. Yes, Halloween is coming and with it, the usual fire-and-brimstone warnings against its...
  • Halloween Ghosts
    Beaverton Church discusses the existence of ghosts on 10-26-14
    On Sunday 10-26-14, Evergreen Presbyterian Church in Beaverton is sponsoring a Christian/atheist debate over the existence of ghosts. All details can be found at this link: http://tinyurl.com/nuyker7 . It is a relevant subject because this is the...
  • Animal Rights
    Do atheists believe in animal rights? If so, why? (Debate video excerpt)
    On Wed. 9-17-14 Bernie Dehler (atheist) debated Ben Clifton (Christian) on the topic of morality. In this video excerpt, Bernie takes an audience member's question about animal rights. Is "morality" just about humans, or also animals...
  • Gay marriage advocates in Utah celebrate Supreme Court's decision
    Religious Right explodes over Supreme Court's action on gay marriage
    On Monday, the US Supreme Court decided not to act on lower court rulings thatoverturned anti-gay marriage statutesin5 states. The action will alsoaffect these statutesin 6 other states in the same appellate court districts; bringing the total...
  • Dinner Social
    Atheists and agnostics gather on Thur. 10-9-14 for a social dinner
    If you are an atheist, agnostic, humanist, freethinker, etc. that would like to meet some like-minded friends, then join us at our next social dinner at Jin Wah Restaurant in Beaverton on Thur. 10-9-14. All event details can be found here: http:/...
  • Evolution Debate
    Christian/atheist debate video newly posted: Can science falsify Adam?
    On Sun. 9-28-14, Evergreen Presbyterian Church in Beaverton hosted a Christian/atheist debate with the topic:"Does evolution falsify Adam as a 'first human'?" It is now online for free viewing:http://tinyurl.com/mqlxhbp .The...
  • Evidence is Key
    Does God Exist? Debate on Tue. 10-14-14.
    On Tue. 10-14-14 there will be a free Christian/atheist debate in Beaverton. The topic is: "Is there any evidence for the existence of God?" All details can be found here:http://tinyurl.com/lamjvvk .The Christian is Dennis Marcellino....
  • Is God Needed for Morality?
    Is God Needed for Morality?
    Many people (not atheists!) seem to think that belief in God is somehow required to have morality. They say that if people didn't believe in God, then they would become immoral. I suppose because they think that they need to have a God...
  • "Good without God?"
    Why would an atheist claim to be "good without god?"
    In the atheist community, there's a famous saying that atheists can be "good without god." Maybe one thing that started that trend was Greg Epstein and his book "Good Without God: What a Billion Nonreligious People Do Believe...
  • Stephen Hawking Atheist
    Stephen Hawking announces that he is an atheist
    Stephen Hawking, the world-famous author and theoretical physicist, cleared any doubts about his religious beliefs earlier this week when he told Spanish newspaper El Mundo that he is an atheist. According to an NBC report released on Tuesday, the...
  • Christian/atheist discussion on morality
    In Beaverton last week: an atheist explains what morality is.
    On Wed. Sept. 17, 2014, Ben Clifton (Christian) debated Bernie Dehler (atheist) on the topic of morality. Now available is a 10 min. video excerpt where Bernie explains the concepts of basic morality. This explanation needs no gods nor...
  • Portland-area Christian/atheist debates
    Beaverton church sponsors evolution debate
    On Sunday Sept. 28, 2014, Evergreen Presbyterian Church in Beaverton will sponsor a FREE debate/discussion over the topic of evolution. All details can be found at the church's website here:http://evergreenpca.com/education/the-religion-forum/...