Let Them Eat Cake?

Bert and Ernie Gay Marriage
Here we go again. A judge has ruled that a bakery cannot refuse make cakes bearing a pro-gay marriage message, even though it offends the owner's Christian beliefs. A Belfast bakery declined to make a cake bearing an image of Sesame Street's Bert and Ernie with the caption, "Support Gay Marriage". The customer (gay rights activist Gareth Lee),...

Nature Abhors a Vacuum

The ancient philosopher Aristotle said, “Nature abhors a vacuum,” the idea being that nature requires every space to be filled with something, even if that something is just air. In more modern times we've observed that this is also true on a different level. For example, if you go down to the farm and fire up your Dyson...

Time Travel with God

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In "God the Multitasker", I pondered how God is able to simultaneously deal with every aspect of our universe and each one of us individually. I compared God's multitasking ability with that of computers and our brains. When I consider the simplicity of those concepts my faith is strengthened. I'd like to think that perhaps your's was too. Today I'm...

God the Multitasker

Life as a Christian requires faith, and sometimes our faith is challenged because we see life through the lens of human experience. We expect miracles from God. Not necessarily the biblical kind, but the simple miracles of intervention in our everyday affairs. Answered prayer. Blessings. A personal touch. But getting our heads around how God could be capable...

All About Science

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Ha Ha, Really? Don't you love it when Christians write lofty articles about science? Like most people, we ordinary everyday Christians haven't a clue about most science, but there are those of us who love to tackle this minefield of a topic from time to time. And of course that makes the usual cast of...