Jesus was just a good teacher?

Jesus was just a good teacher - all that God stuff was added later.  Pure myth, right? Many people like Jesus's teachings. Love and kindness are good ... we should care for the sick and the poor ... racism and sexism are bad ... family is important ... etc. But they
Jesus was just a good teacher?
Q: Why do good people suffer?[Why do good people suffer?] Why all the suffering in the world? Three big questions here. One is - Why me? What have I done to deserve this?Our pastor is a wonderful, kind, faithful man, who has spent his whole life serving God. Recently his
Why do good people suffer?
It's beautiful, isn't it - but why? Ever asked your atheist friends this?   Let's face it, there are only two possibilities: all this was created, or it wasn't. Right? If it wasn't created, it "just happened" by chance.We're looking at a random array of atoms and molecules. That sunset cannot "possess"
Is this all meaningless?
No sex before marriage is an outdated idea. Surely a trial marriage makes sense? Before we make a lifelong commitment, we want to check that out?     "Sexual incompatibility" is a brilliant invention - it has tricked countless women into having sex before they really wanted to. (And perhaps men.) But does
Surely trial marriage makes sense?
If someone complains "the church is full of hypocrites", we usually answer "there's always room for one more" ... but it's a fair complaint, isn't it!  Why aren't Christians nicer, more honest, more kind?Some people feel very strongly about this. G and F, a couple in London, were so upset
How come Christians do bad things?
Q:  If there's a loving God, why is there so much suffering in the world?[Why is thre suffering?] There are 3 big questions here.-  why is the world full of disasters?-  why do bad things happen to good people?-  why doesn't God intervene and stop the tragedies?Let's take the first
Why Is There Suffering?
Is it true that God is against homosexual behaviour between men? It doesn't make sense!     If you were raised in the West in the last 3 decades, you know for a fact that homosexual men are kind, healthy, loving people. You know they are just as devoted and faithful to their
Why does God hate gay men?
If you've prayed (the word means "asked") for things, you know that God sometimes gives you what you asked - but not always! Why? How can a loving God let his beloved children suffer, and just do nothing?One friend (a reverend) insists that God CAN'T intervene - because if He
Q: Why doesn't God intervene, answer our prayers, work a miracle?
  A keystone in Jewish and Christian belief is faith in God. The supreme example of faith is the Bible story where God commands Abraham to kill his own son Isaac as a sacrifice to God. Abraham agrees, and is praised for placing his loyalty above morality. An atheist asks: "How can