We pool the donations from our members and give the total to a local charitable organization. For January through March 2016, the SHL is collecting donations for an SHL member in need. Please help us make a generous donation to this deserving charity.
Although he is surely not the only presidential candidate in history who is non-religious, Bernie Sanders is getting press for openly admitting that he is not. He has stopped short of declaring himself an atheist, saying instead things like "I am not actively involved with organized religion" and "I think everyone believes in God in their own ways. To me, it means that all of us are connected, all of life is connected, and that we are all tied together".
Foundation Beyond Belief, a secular humanist organization known for its role in organizing charitable giving, is now taking action. The Humanist Disaster Relief Team, led by Rebecca Vitsmun and featuring a few volunteers from the Secular Humanists of the Lowcountry, is right now helping to rebuild homes damaged by flooding.
Click here to volunteer with future humanist disaster relief efforts.
Alabama Supreme Court Chief Justice Roy Moore today ordered all probate judges in Alabama to stop issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples and suggested that a state constitutional amendment and a law limiting marriage to opposite-sex couples remain in force.
This is a pathetic gesture that is doomed to fail, and it should be ignored by state officials, Americans United for Separation of Church and State says.
Amazon Associates Program
Because we are affiated with the Amazon Associates program, our organization earns up to a 15% commission on any items purchased at Amazon.com through the links on our Website. So, if you were going to be buying anything at all from them, this is a super-easy way to contribute to SHL! Here are two ways you can do it:
Book Group Reading Selection: For their February 28, 2016 meeting, the SHL Book Group will be reading the book in the box at the right. Click here for more information about the Book Group or click here to see a list of previous book group selections. (BTW If you purchase a book through this Amazon.com link, SHL will receive up to a 15% "kickback"!)
Use this "search box" to find any item in the Amazon.com catalog and SHL earns money if you buy it: