Posts from the Larger Community


  • Praise for It Keeps Me Seeking


  • AI Theology Goes to NY: Sandy e Junior and the Power of Music

    This blog started with a dare. My father-in-law, a faithful reader of the blog, challenged me to write a post about my recent trip to New York I took with my wife. We were there for one night to watch the one and only US concert of the Brazilian b...


  • Chi ha Paura della pseudoscienza (whatever that is)?


  • The Map Is Not the Journey | Richard Dahlstrom

    The following is an excerpt from The Map Is Not the Journey by Richard Dahlstrom. It’s a featured Speakeasy selection, and there are still limited review copies available for qualified reviewers. If success is a mountain, I’m an accidental c...


  • Turing Church in The World Religions & Spirituality Project


  • From My Feed

    Oh, Elder Oaks, I wish you could see the world from my feed.I see lovely lesbians, gay dads, queer kids, trans parents, bi teens, and drag queens. I see love that defies the boundaries of kingdoms. I see joyful tears at gay weddings. I see proud M...


  • AI Theology Goes to New Mexico: Of Petroglyphs and Atomic Bombs

    Six years ago, my dad and I set on a cross-country road trip from North Carolina to California. No, this was not a vacation but my way to move our stuff to Pasadena. We rented a Penske truck, towed one of our cars, had the dogs with us and drove a...


  • Empathy or Entropy? The Promise of Christian Transhumanism.

    In The Empathic Civilization, Jeremy Rifkin summarized the millennia-long human drive of innovation as a race between entropy and empathy. Which is winning? And can the wonders promised by the Transhumanist movement help, or hurt?


  • A Queer Prayer

    Me: Heavenly Mother? Are you there?HM: Yes. I’m always here.Me: They say there’s no atheists in the foxhole, and once again I have found myself in a foxhole. I’m tired. So very tired. I don’t know what else to do, but something inside me tells me ...


  • Christian Transhumanist Conference Announcement! Science Mike, Liz Parrish, BioLogos, UMMF & Afrofuturism Film Festival and more!

    Christian Transhumanist Conference returns! Saturday, October 19, Nashville, TN—with keynote speaker Science Mike McHargue, "Human GMO" Liz Parrish, Jim Stump of BioLogos, Cheryle Renee Moses of the UMMF & Afrofuturism Film Festival, and a ton...


  • Last Stop on the Z Train | Jason Storbakken

    The following is an excerpt from Last Stop on the Z Train by Jason Storbakken. It’s a featured Speakeasy selection, and there are still limited review copies available for qualified reviewers. Marcos Meets the Millers The Miller family had b...


  • Jesus Christ in the New God Argument

    <img border="0" data-original-height="675" data-original-width="1200" src="https://1.bp.blogspot.com/-cyE5HkdkLEc/XZGQpm05CcI/AAAAAAACIzo/oxkAArdxqPcAlIAZPOR4jrXACLdrz8DNACLcBGAsYHQ/s1600/jesus-crucifix.png" /><br /><br />After r...


  • Mind Uploading and Scrapbooking

    I have been quoted a few times as saying, “I’m not interested in having my mind uploaded to a computer.” I should clarify what I mean by this when mind uploading is an important transhumanist topic. First, to be clear, I do not argue portions of m...


  • Can we have free will & divine action AND many worlds?


  • A Field Guide to Relationships | Christopher T. Rogers

    The following is an excerpt from A Field Guide to Relationships by Christopher T. Rogers. It’s a featured Speakeasy selection, and there are still limited review copies available for qualified reviewers. TOOL #9: 1-2-3-4-HELP We all have peo...


  • Queer Conversations

    One of my FB pals reached out and asked me, “I see you and your marriage with your husband and think how great it must be to be that open about your ‘queer-ness’. My question is, how did you start that conversation? How would someone tell their sp...


  • The Old Testament Case for Nonviolence | Matthew Curtis Fleischer

    The following is an excerpt from The Old Testament Case for Nonviolence by Matthew Curtis Fleischer. It’s a featured Speakeasy selection, and there are still limited review copies available for qualified reviewers. Nonviolence Was Always the...


  • Blog Update – New sections and content

    Love and Blessings! I had the day off from work today, and the weather kept me inside (lots of grey and rain). So I decided to capitalize on the opportunity to do some writing for my blog and re-vamp some of the sections to add a dimension of prof...


  • Evolution of the New God Argument

    <img border="0" data-original-height="675" data-original-width="1200" src="https://1.bp.blogspot.com/-1Qrwk8aCXVk/XYU4oEXXFZI/AAAAAAACIyg/_vmmzFowuyYbLcnX_uzuoHSga04r7Kw8gCLcBGAsYHQ/s1600/endless-journey.png" /><br /><br />The Ne...


  • Celestial Genocide

    Let me make this as clear as possible. Suggesting queer folks will be turned into cisgender, heterosexuals in the next life is the equivalent of the celestial genocide of queer folks.Imagine if celestial glory were controlled by queer folks and we...