Darwin is dead, and so is Darwinism. One little organism demonstrates it. Charles Darwin thought that all of life descended from a common origin through a process of “natural selection,” aka survival of the fittest. In 1856 Darwin wrote to his friend Asa Gray that there were only two possibilities
This is post 1 of 4 in the series “male and female” Raise your hand if you knew the word “binary” dates from over 500 years ago! According to the Oxford Universal English Dictionary, the term first appeared in 1460. For centuries, the adjective has meant, “of, pertaining to, characterized
This is post 1 of 2 in the series “Free to choose hell” Recently I heard Eric Metaxas interview Dr. John C. Rankin about his latest book, provocatively titled The Freedom to Choose Hell. I was reminded of something C.S. Lewis writes in The Great Divorce: “There are only two kinds
Creation speaks with clarity We have written in this space before about how the postmodern generation is living in make believe. Young people are increasingly denying reality and creating false stories, building an illusionary framework to explain their lives, their meaning, their sexuality. What is needed today is factual and
An atheist will tell you that Christians must have faith to believe in God. As an atheist, on the other hand, he has the scientific evidence on his side. There is no need for faith. Christians and Jews believe in God without evidence. That requires faith. An atheist has facts.
Is God Green? Photo by By Glen from United Kingdom John’s vision recorded in Revelation includes this picture of the end of time: The nations raged, but your wrath came, and the time for the dead to be judged, and for rewarding your servants, the prophets and saints, and those who
This is post 7 of 10 in the series “Romans 1” Life brings its own rewards We have been examining Paul’s discussion on worldview in Romans 1. We have seen the shifting of paradigms from the Judeo-Christian worldview to either pagan humanism or pagan animism. Because ideas have consequences, a
This is post 6 of 10 in the series “Romans 1” Humans will worship something … who or what will it be? In this series of posts we have been unpacking the truth of Romans 1:18-32. We have seen that humans reject the truth, even when God puts it right in
This is post 3 of 10 in the series “Romans 1” Answer: God’s invisible, moral character is revealed in His creation. Question: How can the invisible be visible? That’s where we ended last Thursday’s post. Since the creation of the world God’s invisible qualities … have been clearly seen, Romans 1:19–20.
Dome of the Florence Cathedral by Brunelleschi (1438) who transformed the role and status of the architect. Photo by Bruce Stokes on Flickr In part 1 we wrote about architect Christopher Alexander who said that his half century as an architect and student of creation has persuaded him not only of God’s existence