Church’s Worldwide Children and Youth Initiative on Track for 2020

Last May, the First Presidency announced that a new initiative is being developed to replace existing programs within the Church, including Boy Scouts of America, Personal Progress, Duty to God and Faith in God. Since that announcement a new initiative for children and youth is being tested in locations around Continue Reading

Can You Trust Your Thoughts

Recently a creationist (factorandrew) put forth an old argument that I had not heard in a while, but thought it worth repeating, and subjecting to the universal shredder of creationist ideas, LOGIC. The argument goes as follows: Evolutionists (whatever those are, for the record then I am also an atomist, Continue Reading

Religion is Intuitive (Religion, Belief and Social Connections, Part 1)

Hi, I’m Rabbi Geoff Mitelman. I’m the founding director of Sinai and Synapses, and I’m thrilled to be sitting here with two of our former Sinai and Synapses fellows, Connor Wood and Jonathan Morgan, who not only are both former Sinai and Synapses fellows, not only both went through the Continue Reading

Religion and Beliefs at The Life Coach School

Hi, it’s Brooke Castillo from the Life Coach School and in this video, I’m going to talk to you about your religion and your beliefs. I’m not going to talk about your religion in the way you might think. I’m not going to talk about organized religion or your relationship Continue Reading

Scientology Beliefs and Practices: The Parts of Man

[♪ ♪] [♪ ♪] NARRATOR: Scientology contains tools and methods to assist you in finding your own answers to life’s questions, your own truths about your life and you. But who are you? You are not a physical body. If you have your appendix removed, your personality does not change. Continue Reading

105 | Burning Bush — Chuck Knows Church

In the book of Exodus, in the Old Testament you find the story of Moses who one day is tending a flock of sheep that belonged to his father-in-law Jethro. But i don’t think this is the Jethro that lived anywhere near Beverly Hills. Beverly Hills? Jethro? Beverly Hillbillies? Nobody? Continue Reading

Whosoever You Love: Mitchell Gold State of Belief Interview, October 13, 2018

[REV. DR. C. WELTON GADDY, HOST]: Mitchell Gold could be leading a well-earned life of leisure and comfort, having built a successful designer furniture business and brand, Mitchell Gold + Bob Williams. But you know, that has never been Mitchell’s path. Instead, he has fearlessly spoken out in defense of Continue Reading

Scientology Beliefs and Practices: The Eight Dynamics

[♪ ♪] [♪ ♪] NARRATOR: Every living thing has one single goal in common, survival. You are trying to achieve the highest level of survival possible for as long as possible. As one looks out across the confusion which is life to most people, you will find that life can Continue Reading

Standing with those persecuted for their faith or belief. #Article18ForAll

Today, we want to mark the International Day Commemorating Victims of Acts of Violence Based on Freedom of Religion or Belief. We stand with those persecuted – every person must have the right to believe as they choose, have the right to change that belief if they choose, and have Continue Reading

QuasiLuminous And The Flat Earth Cult | Blood Over Intent Madness Must Be stopped

Have you ever heard of a man, who calls himself QuasiLuminous? Well, you see, QuasiLuminous is the leader of a particularly strange branch of the Flat Earth movement. What kind of strangeness am I talking about, you ask? Well well well, let me explain this to you… QuasiLuminous, the cult Continue Reading