Sure, religion gives you hope.
But Science makes good on its promises.
A hundred years ago, when the Ingalls family got sick with scarlet fever, Laura Ingalls (Wilder) prayed to God to spare her family. God didn't help much. The fever "settled in Mary's eyes," and Mary went blind.
Now, the Ingalls family could go to the doctor for a scrip for an antibiotic to cure the disseminated strep infection before anyone died or went blind.
Religion makes false promises to the gullible.
The Rabid Atheists Blog seeks to expose religious nuts for the callous snake oil salesmen that they are.