Feb. 14: “The Most Precious Valentine” (Living Without Jesus, Daily)

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Feb. 14: “The Most Precious Valentine” (Living Without Jesus, Daily)

Part 45/365: If you are new to this page, here’s a little background. In short, I lost a bet and this is my daily review of the popular Christian devotional from Jesus Daily. Dear Karen, Happy Valentine’s Day, Karen! I hope your day is filled with love, wine and roses. As for me – I’ve got some sweet secular lovemaking to get to, so let’s get this over with! VERSE OF THE DAY: “The LORD does not look at the things people look at. People look at the outward appearance, but the LORD looks at the heart.”...

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Feb. 13: “Divine Relief” Of Personal Responsbility (Living Without Jesus, Daily)

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Feb. 13: “Divine Relief” Of Personal Responsbility (Living Without Jesus, Daily)

Part 45/365: If you are new to this page, here’s a little background. In short, I lost a bet and this is my daily review of the popular Christian devotional from Jesus Daily. Dear Karen, Hallelujah! I think I’ve finally found a cure to my insomnia! Well, that’s not entirely true – I don’t get any more sleep than usual, but I do find myself lingering awake in bed much longer, putting off the obligatory drudgery of reviewing this silly repetitive little book. Let’s see what Aaron Tabor has in store for us in...

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Feb. 12: “His Goodness And Love” (Living Without Jesus, Daily)

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Feb. 12: “His Goodness And Love” (Living Without Jesus, Daily)

Part 44/365: An atheist reviews a popular Christian devotional from Jesus Daily. (If you are new to this page, here’s a little background.) Dear Karen, It’s my birthday and you didn’t even send me a card? Bleh… I guess you did send me this little book, even if it was re-gifted as sloppy-seconds. Let’s see what Jesus Daily has in store for us today so I can get back to eating my birthday breakfast cake. (Yes, it’s a thing – don’t judge.) VERSE OF THE DAY: “Surely goodness and mercy will...

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Feb. 11: “Abundant Life” Of Make-Believe (Living Without Jesus, Daily)

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Feb. 11: “Abundant Life” Of Make-Believe (Living Without Jesus, Daily)

Part 43/365: An atheist reviews a popular Christian devotional from Jesus Daily. (If you are new to this page, here’s a little background.) Dear Karen, Saturdays used to be much more enjoyable for me before this little book arrived on my doorstep. Let’s see what Aaron Tabor has in store for us today, shall we? VERSE OF THE DAY: “For as in Adam all die, so in Christ all will be made alive.” – 1 Corinthians 15:22 And here we are quoting Paul again – a man who never even met Jesus, the namesake of this book....

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Feb 10: “The Power Of His Love” (Living Without Jesus, Daily)

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Feb 10: “The Power Of His Love” (Living Without Jesus, Daily)

Part 42/365: An atheist reviews a popular Christian devotional from Jesus Daily. (If you are new to this page, here’s a little background.) Dear Karen, Happy Friday!!! Any big plans for the weekend? As for me, I’m planning on curling up by the fire with a mocha and this delightful little devotional you sent me. Here’s what I learned today: VERSE OF THE DAY: “For I am convinced that neither death nor life, neither angels nor demons, nor any powers, nor anything else in all creation, will be able to separate us from the...

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Feb. 9: “He Sees” You While You Poo (Living Without Jesus, Daily)

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Feb. 9: “He Sees” You While You Poo (Living Without Jesus, Daily)

Part 41/365: An atheist reviews a popular Christian devotional from Jesus Daily. (If you are new to this page, here’s a little background.) Dear Karen, I hope your week is going well. Did you read your devotional this morning? Oh, that’s right – you loved it so much, that you re-gifted it to me before even cracking the spine. Today… VERSE OF THE DAY: “She gave this name to the LORD who spoke to her: “You are the God who sees me,” for she said, “I have now seen the One who sees me.””...

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Feb. 8: “Unplug” Your Brain (Living Without Jesus, Daily)

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Feb. 8: “Unplug” Your Brain (Living Without Jesus, Daily)

Part 40/365: An atheist reviews a popular Christian devotional from Jesus Daily. (If you are new to this page, here’s a little background.) Dear Karen, Let’s make this quick, shall we? VERSE OF THE DAY: “You make me lie down in green pastures… Your rod and your staff, they comfort me.” – Psalm 23:2-4 Uhh… no comment. Short Secular Alternative Devotional: Yes… We could all do with a little less media invasion in our lives and need to unplug from time to time. Since that is today’s...

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Feb 7: “For His Glory” – Meat Puppets Of Worship (LWJD)

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Feb 7: “For His Glory” – Meat Puppets Of Worship (LWJD)

Part 39/365: An atheist reviews a popular Christian devotional from Jesus Daily. (If you are new to this page, here’s a little background.) Dear Karen, OMG – OMG – OMG – are you excited? It’s Ashton Kutcher’s birthday!!! In other news, today’s devotional from Jesus Daily is… creepy, to say the least. VERSE OF THE DAY: “Do you not know that you are God’s temple and that God’s Spirit dwells in you?” – 1 Cor. 3:16 Uhh… if that doesn’t already make your skin crawl,...

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Feb. 6: “In Your Weaknesses” God Feeds (Living Without Jesus, Daily)

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Feb. 6: “In Your Weaknesses” God Feeds (Living Without Jesus, Daily)

Part 38/365: An atheist reviews a popular Christian devotional from Jesus Daily. (If you are new to this page, here’s a little background.) Dear Karen, In case you don’t already have a case of the Mondays, today’s devotional from Jesus Daily is sure to inspire… misery. VERSE OF THE DAY: [Jesus told Paul,] “My grace is all you need. My power works best in weakness.” – 2 Cor. 12:9 What is there to say? If your religion not only requires but thrives on your weakness in order to “work best”...

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Feb 5. “Check Your Words” Or You’ll Speak Turds (Living Without Jesus, Daily)

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Feb 5. “Check Your Words” Or You’ll Speak Turds (Living Without Jesus, Daily)

Part 37/365: An atheist reviews a popular Christian devotional from Jesus Daily. (If you are new to this page, here’s a little background.) Dear Karen, Are you having a SuperBowl party today? Are you planning on boycotting a beer company for having the audacity to film a television ad about the American Dream months before our president signed an executive order to temporarily ban legal immigrants and vulnerable refugees from entering our country? Or, are you more… logical? This question has nothing to do with today’s...

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Feb. 4: “Joy Restored” Through Groveling (Living Without Jesus, Daily)

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Feb. 4: “Joy Restored” Through Groveling (Living Without Jesus, Daily)

Part 36/365: An atheist reviews a popular Christian devotional from Jesus Daily. (If you are new to this page, here’s a little background.) Dear Karen, It’s Saturday and I want my coffee. So, let’s just skip the pleasantries and get on with today’s review, starting with the supplied scripture: VERSE OF THE DAY: “Weeping may last through the night, but joy comes with the morning.” – Psalm 30:5 Isn’t it interesting that the author chose to omit the first few words of this psalm stating,...

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Feb. 3: “Give Of Yourself” But Give The Credit To God (Living Without Jesus, Daily)

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Feb. 3: “Give Of Yourself” But Give The Credit To God (Living Without Jesus, Daily)

Part 35/365: An atheist reviews a popular Christian devotional from Jesus Daily. (If you are new to this page, here’s a little background.) Dear Karen, Happy Friday – you made it through another week! Let’s see what our friends at Jesus Daily have in store for us today: VERSE OF THE DAY: “[Jesus said,] Give and it will come back to you…'” – Luke 6:38 Well, I’ll be damned! The Jesus Daily book actually quoted Jesus again instead of Psalms, Proverbs, or Paul! It’s a miracle – praise be...

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