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I’ve Met God and Don’t Want Him on My License Plate

I’ve Met God and Don’t Want Him on My License Plate

I’ve met god.

Well, not personally. He’s never come over for dinner or stopped by to watch the baseball game, but I’ve met him.

To me, god is not a spiritual being. He’s not some omnipotent force that rules over the land with an iron fist and an (allegedly) warm heart.

I’ve met god through his followers, and often, what I’ve seen has been ugly.

3 Myths Spread by the Religious Right

3 Myths Spread by the Religious Right

Let’s be honest for a second. It’s not easy to be a humanist in Mississippi. For starters, 83% of Mississippians identify as Christian, so we are definitely in the minority.  

Add in the fact that some people on the religious right like to spread lies about nonbelievers and there are days when it can seem downright impossible to carve out an existence in the Magnolia State.