What would meeting John the Baptist face-to-face do to Joel Osteen and others like him? AdvertisementsRead More Awkward Moments of a Time Traveling Prosperity Preacher
The silence of fossils allows scientists room of [sic] immense imagination. Finally, more facts have started to creep their ugly, unwelcomed selves into science museums around the world. (I took this picture at a large science museum in central Taiwan.) Next thing you know people will be demanding that we put in pictures of polystrate […]Read More Painfully Precious Public Posters
The human mind derives all of its knowledge from experience; no experience can give us an insight into what preceded our existence, into what is to follow it, nor into what supports it at present. In what manner have we received life? What is the spring upon which it depends? How is our brain capable […]Read More Qwerky Quotes for the Inquisitive: Tobias Smollet
In both formal and informal apologetic engagements, I think we (note the use of the pronoun “we”, I include myself here) try to be so nice and understanding that if forces insincere responses out of us and makes us ignore the metaphorical ice pick through the tumor-laden forehead. Let us learn from this poor physician’s […]Read More The Poor Physician’s Poor Prescription
I’m not telling you, I’m asking you. Who else battles what is not seen (every thought and intent of the heart; principalities and powers)? Who else is working to convince the tortured and abused woman (the world) that her current lot is not her true one? Who else dares to dream that impossible dream?Read More Christians, History’s Don Quixote?