On Examiner

Examiner has gone the way of the buffalo…it’s possible I still have the content saved somewhere, and if I do, I will replace dead links below with blog articles, if they’re evergreen. Thankfully the Wayback Machine rescued most of them.

Here is an index of all my Examiner content:

Positive Modesto News Examiner | Christian Apologetics Examiner | Modesto Apologetics Examiner  |  San Francisco Apologetics Examiner


Modesto’s unsheltered to receive daytime resource center December 5, 2014  

Women in apologetics team up for #WEWconference October 9, 2014

Thrive apologetics conference this weekend  October 7, 2014

OLD: Modesto’s Grand Prix highlight film released today  September 2, 2014

Modesto Nuts play final game of season with over six million fans  September 1, 2014

OLD: Lost dog Luca rescued by Modesto local July 11, 2014

Love Modesto continues in neighboring movement June 25, 2014


Abortion industry hides pedophilia while others push for normalization May 29, 2013

Gosnell “House of Horrors” late-term abortion, overdose death trial April 11, 2013

Apologetics Daily: Easter Review April 1, 2013

4 ways to do apologetics with your family February 28, 2013

3 things to consider about the problem of evil, suffering and hell February 28, 2013


Christmas 2012 in Review:  He Came to Us December 31, 2012

Converting from Atheism October 30, 2012

Book review: JC Lamont’s Prophecy of the Heir August 27, 2012

Prophecy of the Heir author interview: JC Lamont August 27, 2012

Congressman Pete Stark calls for National Day of Reason instead of prayer May 2, 2012

Pray Modesto continues despite secular call to National Day of Reason May 2, 2012

True Reason apologists not welcome at Reason Rally for atheists March 24, 2012

Correction: Westboro invited to Reason Rally, Ratio Christi invited to email March 18, 2012

SF Congressman Pete Stark to speak at atheist Reason Rally, Westboro invited March 15, 2012

McGrew’s undesigned coincidences in the Bible February 28, 2012

WLC’s case for the resurrection February 28, 2012

Why Sam Harris’ “objective moral truth” hovers over an abyss… January 21, 2012

Where we are at with Hume’s is-ought distinction January 21, 2012

Is-ought exclusive with WLC January 21, 2012

Questions on dual warrant in WLC’s Reasonable Faith January 21, 2012

Why does Sam Harris’ “Moral Landscape” have the word “moral” in it? January 20, 2012

Bible Narrative Project year-in-review January 20, 2012


Fringe observations on last night’s finale November 19, 2011

Answering Stephen Law’s evil god argument November 12, 2011

Answering Jerry Coyne and Jason Thibodeau on the Euthyphro Dilemma October 30, 2011

Richard Dawkins’ Empty Chair October 29, 2011.

“Reason for Hope” apologetics conference October 21-22 October 1, 2011

Apologetics Bloggers Alliance collaborate for the tenth anniversary of 9/11 September 10, 2011

Different methods in apologetics August 17, 2011

Why is apologetics so important? August 17, 2011

Graded absolutism and moral conflicts August 1, 2011

San Francisco Atheists interested to see Dawkins debate Craig June 14, 2011

Central Valley location of first CAA chapter June 13, 2011

Easter 101:  Is there evidence of Jesus’ resurrection? April 23, 2011

Turlock apologetics conference with William Lane Craig, others this weekend April 13, 2011

William Lane Craig v Sam Harris debate live streamed tomorrow April 6, 2011

Craig v Harris debate post mortem, audio and video April 8, 2011

Natural law, divine command and Euthyphro’s dilemma resolved March 29th, 2011

Open letter to William Lane Craig regarding April 7 debate with Sam Harris March 29th, 2011

Just love March 24th, 2011

On agnosticism (really, apisticism) as belief February 16th, 2011

Atheism 101: Is negative belief still belief? February 13th, 2011

Does prayer change the future? January 29th, 2011

Epistemology 101: Is knowledge justified true belief? January 15th, 2011

Answering Gettier January 15th, 2011


Hume’s is-ought explains Plato’s justified-true November 13th, 2010

Replace agnosticism with apisticism on every belief scale November 11th, 2010

List of articles on evidence for God November 7th, 2010

Dawkins belief scale poll October 31st, 2010

How Dawkins’ belief scale shows atheism is a belief, a position of faith October 28th, 2010

Sam Harris’ “The Moral Landscape” at 115th Philosophers’ Carnival October 11th, 2010

Review: Sam Harris’ “The Moral Landscape” October 11th, 2010

Harris’ Landscape @ Philosophers’ Carnival September 24th, 2010

Philosophers’ Carnival call for submissions, hosting September 1st, 2010

Faith 101: Do we need less faith or is faith strengthened as evidence increases? August 5th, 2010

OLD / Anne Rice: “Possibly I still belong to the Body of Christ” August 1st, 2010

Interview with Anne Rice on leaving “Christianity” July 31st, 2010

OLD: Justified true belief and knowledge of moral truth July 30th, 2010

Reasons for faith 101: What is the argument from morality? July 25th, 2010

Jonathan’s lightbulb and the science of morality July 23rd, 2010

OLD: Jonathan Homrighausen’s light bulb and the is-ought problem July 21st, 2010

OLD: Why hell is a necessary option, though Kevin Borden preaching hellfire is not July 21st, 2010

Reasons for faith 101: What is the Bootstrap Gambit reply to Dawkins’ 747? July 15th, 2010

Reasons for faith 101: Does natural evolution conflict with a creator God? July 9th, 2010

OLD: Christopher Hitchens has cancer, some respond with hate July 2nd, 2010

Reasons for faith 101: Is atheism a belief or a lack of faith? June 29th, 2010

Reasons for faith 101: Is faith blind? June 22nd, 2010

Sam Harris claims we are not free to choose objective moral truth April 8th, 2010

Sam Harris’ forthcoming Moral Landscape ‘decides’ objective morality March 31st, 2010

Dawkins changes mind for Harris’ objective moral truth March 27th, 2010

Harris versus Dawkins, modern day Euthyphro dilemma March 23rd, 2010

OLD: Denominations 101: Celibate priesthood–what do we think about it? March 11th, 2010

OLD: Answering SAB and TSP 101: The Abrahamic Covenant of Genesis 12-14 March 8th, 2010

OLD: Denominations 101: The office of the Pope–what do we think about it? February 21st, 2010

OLD: Answering SAB and TSP 101: The Tower of Babel of Genesis 10 and 11 February 15th, 2010

OLD: M.J.C. Philosophical Society discusses nature of love in spirit of Valentine’s Day February 10th, 2010

OLD: Answering SAB 101: The Flood of Genesis 6 through 9 February 6th, 2010

OLD: Denominations 101: The Nicene Creed–what do we think about it? February 1st, 2010

Answering SAB 101: Lengthy lifespans despite introduction of murder…Genesis 4 and 5 January 26th, 2010

OLD: Grace 101: Dance to the music, or dance to make the music happen? January 24th, 2010

Modesto churches respond to disaster in Haiti January 20th, 2010

OLD: Denominations 101: How did the Orthodox, Catholic and Protestant churches originate? January 18th, 2010

Reality comes to San Francisco January 15th, 2010

OLD: The Hungah! 101: Is Christianity just a crutch? January 10th, 2010

OLD: Answering SAB 101: The Fall of Man…Genesis 3 January 5th, 2010

Answering SAB 101: In the beginning…Genesis 1 and 2 January 4th, 2010

OLD: Overview of the 2010 journey into Christian denominations January 2nd, 2010


Examiner has gone through more than a few updates, and the 2009 articles are no longer compatible and so were unpublished. They are not lost, but it’s taking a little time to get them on my blog.

What churches are in Modesto? December 31st, 2009

Exploring the Christian denominations December 30th, 2009

Answering the Skeptic’s Annotated Bible December 28th, 2009

Is there a solution to the Euthyphro dilemma? December 24th, 2009

What are some common logical fallacies? December 18th, 2009

What are some clues to God’s existence? December 7th, 2009

Do faith and science conflict? December 4th, 2009

‘Tis the season for a “Journey to Bethlehem” December 4th, 2009

Can we be good without God? November 30th, 2009

Is there a solution to the ‘problem of evil’? November 29th, 2009

Is evil the opposite of good, or is evil the privation of good? November 28th, 2009

Does free will conflict with sovereignty? November 27th, 2009

What is Karen Armstrong’s Charter for Compassion? November 22nd, 2009

Do we have free will to choose morally? November 20th, 2009

Weighing the great theories in Ethics against the Golden Rule, with emphasis on human rights November 17th, 2009

The reason for hope: Jane Baker’s story of God’s strength November 10th, 2009

What is ‘moral’ truth, and what is ‘immoral’ truth? November 6th, 2009

Moral realism and our rights and liberties, part 3 November 1st, 2009

The reason for hope: One woman’s bravely told story of forgiveness October 28th, 2009

Moral realism and our rights and liberties, part 2 October 25th, 2009

Moral realism and our rights and liberties, part 1 October 22nd, 2009

Apologetics: Because the unexamined life is not worth living October 15th, 2009

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