Former Hillsong worship leader Marty Sampson explained on Instagram that he is going through a faith crisis. As usual some of the vultures are circling in the sky waiting to devour their prey. This is a brief post on doubt and evangelical culture. This, along with the Josh Harris story shows that evangelicalism is not sustainable in its current context. Continue reading
Recently on Instagram Josh Harris explained that he is no longer a Christian. Harris’ deconversion from Christianity has created a buzz on the internet. This post looks at what happened and explains why this is a positive development for Josh Harris. A faith crisis can be healthy and good and this blog hopes that each reader who processes this post will go through one in their life. The real tragedy in the perspective of this blog is how Josh Harris is being mocked, ridiculed and and attacked by evangelical Christians. This situation shows the insecurity of many evangelicals. Continue reading
There was an interesting article on alter net from an atheist who de-converted. The article explains what they learned about atheism. I just want to enter this into the blog and make it part of the record. Continue reading
Alex Honnold has almost become a rock star in the climbing community. Hands down this post is about the best free style climber in the world today. In 2017 he achieved one of the most impressive feats, that of climbing El Capitan in Yosemite National Park free solo without a rope and harness. Alex is also an atheist who accepts that he is mortal and is talked about in the atheist community as well. Could there be some lessons about accepting your own death through Alex?
A former evangelical explains her experience in Campus Crusade for Christ. Gloria explains why she de-converted and pushed back from evangelicalism. I want to add this story to my archives. This will be a brief post but I hope you can watch the videos. Continue reading
The national EFCA blog had an article by Paul Chamberlain on Christians who lose faith. I read this blog post and wanted to do a response. I have written about faith crisis and loss of faith. This is an issue that is near and dear to me given my own experience. Above all else its The Wondering Eagle’s hope that the EFCA will honestly listen to those who have lost faith to try and understand them better. Continue reading
This is a brief post drawing attention to an article that is written by Cassidy McGillicuddy at her blog “Roll to Disbelieve.” Its about her deconversion from Christianity, both at the time and how she looks at it later on. This is a good read that I hope you can process and reflect on. Continue reading