Questioning the Bible: Just a Fairy Tale?

When Stephen Hawking died last month, many of his quotes were spotlighted in the multitude of articles covering his death. It was one his quotes regarding heaven that I remember most vividly.  It went something like this:  "Heaven is a fairy story for people afraid of the dark." I'm sure it's quite obvious that I'm …

If I Stop Talking, Maybe I’ll Find My Authentic Christian Self

I recently posted a video entitled "My Authentic Self" on my tiny YouTube channel. The video was "inspired" by the recent influx of tearful and emotional coming out/update videos posted by various YouTube stars.  In these videos the common theme, apart from the obvious, seemed to be "just be yourself" and "don't be ashamed of who you are." So I …