Why are we still arguing over this? And gay marriage and marijuana legalization? The problem is religious people and their ignorance, hatred and bigotry. There are more important things to worry about: Needless wars, poverty, the health of society, education and the environment.
Love this aspect of United Methodist Christianity. It's okay to not know the answers. It's okay to ask questions. It's even okay to doubt. You don't have to check your thoughts at the door.
True story. If you want me to believe tell him to knock on my door. I'm not going to believe something just because other people say it's so. Religious beliefs are handed down from generation to generation with threats of burning in hell if they are questioned. If there really were a God he wouldn't have given humans brains if he didn't want them used to question everything.