Monthly Archives: March 2009

Does the Bible Really Contradict Everything?

Deepak Chopra was arguing his position during the recent “Does Satan Exist?” debate, when he said, “The Bible is in total contradiction with everything that we know about cosmology, evolution, biology, mathematics, physics, and about everything that allows us to … Continue reading

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Is Belief Just a Cover-Up For Insecurity?

During the recent “Does Satan Exist?” debate, I heard Deepak Chopra say, “Belief is a cover-up for insecurity.”  This also reminded me that Jessie Ventura once said that only weak people need religion.  Should believers be offended by such remarks?  Well, such … Continue reading

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The Collapse of Evangelicalism?

There have been numerous articles in the Christian media recently that have predicted the coming collapse of the evangelical movement. I think that this is a real possibility. As a society, we seem to be becoming quite soft in our virtues … Continue reading

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Science vs. the Bible

The Gap Theory suggests that the six-day creation in Genesis was actually a re-creation of a previously created earth. Could we reconcile what science (fossils, rock layers, radiometric dating, etc.) tells us about the age of the earth and evolution, … Continue reading

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Worse Than Earmarks

I found an item in the federal budget that’s even worse than earmarks and pork-barrel spending. It’s the $91,000,000,000.00 spent each year for pensions and medical benefits for retired federal government employees. Government employees do deserve retirement benefits just as much as … Continue reading

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Reconciling Evolution With Creation

I’ve always leaned toward a literal interpretation of the Biblical story of creation in Genesis 1 – 3, taking a Young Earth Creation (YEC) view.  However, I’ve also been influenced by what science has revealed, including the Old Earth Creation … Continue reading

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