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A thing is not necessarily true because badly uttered, nor false because spoken magnificently.  –Augustine Which is more important: what is said or how it is said? Advertisements

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Stupidity is a more dangerous enemy of the good than malice. One may protest against evil; it can be exposed and, if need be, prevented by use of force. Evil always carries within itself the germ of its own subversion in that it leaves behind in human beings at least a sense of unease. Against…

Episode 57 | Tole [RANT]

Presumably the secular culture at large expects the marketplace of ideas to be much more civil without those “narrow minded” Christians around, constantly discussing moral black and white, drawing lines in the sand on sexual ethics for instance. If Christian influence is waning in society, progressives might expect there to be a utopia just around…

Episode 55 | Dead Man Walking Pt. 2

The claim that Jesus rose from the dead is well documented and undeniable.  But is that claim credible?  Scholars of all stripes agree on 5 bedrock facts.  What explanation best accounts for all of those facts?  It’s not enough to submit a theory.  You must support it with evidence.  Pastors Mike Bell and Rick Henderson…

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Presumably what happened to Jesus was what happens to all of us when we die. We decompose. Accounts of Jesus’s resurrection and ascension are about as well-documented as Jack and the Beanstalk. –Richard Dawkins More than emotion or intuition—do you know why you either agree or disagree with this statement?

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I’m trying to break any chain of negative parenting that I might have survived.  –Eddie Vedder What’s your goal in parenting?

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I find it quite improbable that such order came out of chaos. There has to be some organizing principle. God to me is a mystery but is the explanation for the miracle of existence, why there is something instead of nothing. –Allan Sandage What’s your answer to life’s biggest question? Allan Sandage (b. 1926), winner…

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There’s a degree of deception in silence.  –Don Lemon Is there something you should speak up about?

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It’s better to build something that others criticize than to build nothing and criticize others.  –Lecrae Are you a builder or a bulldozer?

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If all you see is what you see, you will never see all that there is to be seen.  –Tony Evans Is there more to reality than what we can observe?

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You cannot put straight in others what is warped in yourself.  –Athanasius A truth bomb from the Black Dwarf.