Why Same-Sex Acts Got the Death Penalty in OT, but Not Today

http://www.churchleaders.com/pastors/pastor-articles/167685-tim-keller-why-same-sex-acts-got-the-death-penalty-in-ot-but-not-today.html

Four reasons people are dropping out of church

http://thomrainer.com/2016/09/rainer-leadership-264/

Celebrate A Sense of Humor

There are times, a sense of humor helps to change perspective, focus and attitude.

This week, I celebrate having a sense of humor. (wink)

Laughter can heal and comfort after a difficult moment.

Laughter is good for the heart.

Abundant blessings, my friend, have hope and keep the faith!

©afriendofjesus2013Blog, Aug 2013.

Current Apologetic Reading: 20 Suggestions

https://chab123.wordpress.com/2016/09/30/current-apologetic-reading-20-suggestions/

Jesus knows us through and through

jesus-knowsJesus knows you

Your view of God

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Grace is fair

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Student of the Word?

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7 Signs You Are a Counterfeit Christian

Why Evolutionary “Just So” Stories Fail

During my graduate philosophy work at Talbot, I took an independent study on Darwinism and intelligent design. My guiding professor, Dr. Garry Deweese, had me read books on both sides of the debate, including Darwin’s Dangerous Idea by Daniel Dennett and The Blind Watchmaker by Richard Dawkins.

Evolutionary Just So StoriesIt was during this study that I began to understand the concept of a “just-so” story, and it has stuck with me ever since. Essentially, to save the Darwinian paradigm, Darwinists sometimes come up with logically possible, but evidentially unsubstantiated stories to account for some recalcitrant feature in the natural world (yes, Christian apologists can sometimes be accused of doing the same thing to explain apparent contradictions in the Bible. But that is a story for another time).

Read on: http://crossexamined.org/evolutionary-just-stories-fail/