You agnostics. That’s quite a racket you’ve got going. Selling abject thoughtlessness as intellectual superiority. Your most profound and compelling truth statement is, I don’t know. Which isn’t exactly true. You do know at least one thing… …I am wrong. I believe God exists. And nobody can know for sure. So you point it out to me. You can’t be certain … More Be A Genius Without Knowing Stuff
There are many ways to improve a civilization. Civilization improves when people start doing some things. Like growing crops. Or bathing more than annually. And Civilization improves when people stop doing other things. Like sacrificing babies to worship various gods. Our ancestors did that. Superstitious savages. We don’t do that anymore. Statistics show it would hinder church growth. …Parents wouldn’t feel comfortable leaving kids in the … More A Better Human Sacrifice
** Wrote this last year. Reposted it because I remembered how awesome it was… ** Dogma. It’s not what a puppy calls its mother. It’s religious doctrine that’s held without proof. For example: …the belief that there is no God. Relativism. It’s not government by your relatives. It’s dogma. The belief that morality changes relative … More Flaws of Fundamentalism
Week 4 Recapping last week. If you take organization to mean ‘a pattern’, then there are lots of examples in nature. If you take organization to mean ‘a house rising from a pile of bricks’, then we’ve not seen it yet. I find the need to be VERY specific about terms quite tedious. You non-theists … More What Manner of Evil?
Need some advice from my fellow Christians: I’ve got friends in the KKK. …Khristian Klux Klan They love people… …white people. They hate people of different ethnicity. …But we can’t choose who we hate. What’s most important is… …the KKK people love Jesus. They just want to live life in peace, like you and me. Every now and then they’ll hold … More Time To Start Loving Klansmen*
My family buys cheap groceries. The grocery store cuts corners in order to reduce overhead. Thus reducing the price of groceries. One of the money saving schemes is …they chain the carts together in a row. You have to insert a quarter into the locking mechanism to get a cart. When you’re finished with the cart, you return … More I’ll Give You a Quarter for Your Self Respect
Week three! Let me recap what I’ve learned about atheistic faith so far: There is no empirical proof that life arises from non-life. Atheists believe life arose from non-life anyway. The biochemical process of life coming from non-life requires a lot of intelligence to understand. The biochemical process of life coming from non-life required no … More How Did You Get So Smart?
Put your finger on your wrist. Can you feel your pulse? If yes… …you’re arrogant. If no… …stop reading and have a friend drive you to the hospital. Arrogant used to mean: feelings of undeserved importance because of overbearing pride… Now it basically means: expressing opinions that you believe are correct… Any staunchly held opinion is ‘arrogant’ in American … More How to Know If You’re Arrogant
I get it. My comments on the culture are incendiary and unkind. I’m hurting your feelings. Is it because I’m talking about ‘current’ culture? Too soon? Too close? …too relevant? I’m driving people away from Jesus. That’s the last thing I want to do. But I feel a conviction to speak what I believe to be truth. So … More For Christ’s Sake Be Marginalized
Last week’s Saturday School featured some energetic discussion. Thanks to all attendees and participants! Both questions posed were effectively answered. Question 1: Can you give an example of life arising from non-life? Answer 1: No. (Someone suggested ‘abiogenesis’ as an example of life arising from non-life. Claiming abiogenesis as an example of life rising from non-life is like …claiming … More What Is Evidence To You?