Why do we judge?

The old testament god judged and criticised a lot, and condemned and rejected anyone who didn’t conform to the norms or measure up to perceived standards. The old testament god was a mental projection of those who were still staying in a state of lower consciousness, and living in duality of good and evil. In…

Nudism and spirituality (An excerpt)

“What is this freedom? It is being free of restrictive clothing, free from societal pressure of how we are to look, feel and behave and it is being free of shame of our bodies that we learned from our parents or that we were taught in some fear-based religion. It is being free of worrying…

“Religious children are meaner than their secular counterparts, study finds”

The Humanist Society of Singapore posted an article in Facebook, quoting from the article the following: Academics from seven universities across the world studied Christian, Muslim and non-religious children to test the relationship between religion and morality. They found that religious belief is a negative influence on children’s altruism. “Overall, our findings … contradict the…

The paradox of religion

Religion is antithetical and inimical to knowing God because the harder we try to know God through religion – whether in terms of doctrines or rituals or rites or institutions and so on – the further we move away from the intuitive knowledge of God. Similarly, the more we try to be godly or saintly,…

In Memory of Myles Munroe

Video commentary Where was God in the tragic death of one of his choice servants? This is a tender and volatile time in the Charismatic and Pentecostal religious world, as people ponder the wisdom, ethics or perhaps just the diplomacy of a perceived “personal” God, who makes personal decisions about who goes or stays, when…

“What does a personal relationship with God feel like?” – Mick Mooney

“What does a personal relationship with God feel like? It feels personal, that’s what. It’s a relationship that you and God experience and understand. It’s not a corporate relationship. Yes, many others also have a personal relationship, and that’s a beautiful thing, just as connecting with other believers is a beautiful experience, but I don’t…

God is a cosmic-sized mystery – Mick Mooney

“Freedom within our faith, in my opinion, has a lot to do with letting go of the notion we can fully understand God. It is the embracing of the unknown ways of our cosmic-sized God, while also embracing the inner assurance of our connection with God and the joyful experience that we are, by some…