Stars in Genesis – Another Point Against Creationism…

If God created the universe less than 10,000 years ago, we would not be able to see stars because the light would not reach us until the very distant future. That is, of course, unless he created the universe with light beams billions of light years away already reaching the Earth.  Creating a new universe … More Stars in Genesis – Another Point Against Creationism…

Interesting 5-minute theory against Creationism

I have been listening to Richard Dawkins’ audiobooks (The God Delusion and The Greatest Show on Earth) lately, and he brings up an interesting point about Creationism.  He quoted someone – I’m sorry I cannot remember who – making the point that Creationists believe the world is less than 10,000 years old – many believe … More Interesting 5-minute theory against Creationism

God – Heal Me!

This is always said about people healed of invisible maladies, such as cancer, mental diseases, heart problems, or other sicknesses.  Why does God never re-grow a lost limb?  Why is it that people KNOW that once they lose an arm, they will never get it back and that praying for it would seem stupid and absurd – … More God – Heal Me!

Paradise Lost

Last night, I flipped through HBO On-Demand and made the mistake of ordering “Paradise Lost,” a documentary following the case of three Memphis teens charged with murdering three 2nd-grade boys (I was not convinced of their guilt and it turns out that they were later released – that part is fascinating).  First, let me say the … More Paradise Lost

Enjoy Heaven?

Let’s say I were a Christian, but my kids were not.  How could I possibly enjoy heaven with the  knowledge that my children were burning in hell in endless suffering?  I would resent God and wouldn’t want to be with him in heaven because of his lack of mercy.  How could I want to stay in heaven?  Or … More Enjoy Heaven?