My name is Travis Morgan.

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Children Good Without God

A concerned prospective father sent me a message asking,

“I’d like to learn something as a good father from you. Considering that you’re an atheist, how can teach your children how to behave in good manner and ethic. Because when I was a kid, my parents used to tell me “Be good boy and tidy your room then God will bless you…etc.” I don’t want to say these words to my children as a prospective father. And i wonder what do you say?”

It’s great that you are concerned about being a good father and are looking for the best way to teach and enforce moral values with your child. I wouldn’t want to say those words either, obviously since not only do I feel they are empty promises but they are also counterproductive to our ultimate aim.

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Why is there something rather than nothing

When a theist asks,

“Why is there something rather than nothing?”

it is just a poor and unproductive way to ask “where did everything come from?”

The problem with the question, “Why is there something rather than nothing?” is that it is presented in a way as though “nothing” is another something that could “be,” which is not what “nothing” defines.

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