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The little donkey

From my journal, Monday, April 18, 2011: It was Palm Sunday. Our pastor was preaching about the Triumphal Entry of Jesus into Jerusalem. As usual I was doing (at least) two things with his words. I was standing them up … Continue reading

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Socrates in the City: Science and God (with John Lennox, Oxford)

A tidbit from Dr. Lennox to whet your appetite: Lennox: One night at dinner at Oxford I found myself sitting beside a very eminent biochemist and unfortunately he asked me what I did. I said “I’m a pure mathematician” and … Continue reading

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God and scientists – 20th and 21st centuries

“In a quiet revolution in thought and argument that hardly anyone would have foreseen only two decades ago, God is making a comeback. Most intriguingly this is happening…in the crisp intellectual circles of academic philosophers.” —Time magazine, April 1980 God is … Continue reading

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God and scientists before the 20th century

The fear of the LORD is the beginning of knowledge.  Proverbs 1:7 The fear of God is the beginning of wisdom and knowledge of the Holy One is understanding.  Proverbs 9:10 The fool has said in his heart, “There is … Continue reading

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Billy Graham’s new suit

“Someday you will read or hear that Billy Graham is dead.  Don’t you believe a word of it.  I shall be more alive than I am now.  I will just have changed my address.  I will have gone into the presence … Continue reading

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Breakfast with Billy

“I want to be remembered as a person who was faithful to God, faithful to my family, faithful to the Scriptures and faithful to my calling. I want the world to remember Billy Graham as a man that dedicated his … Continue reading

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Freedom of religion or freedom from religion?

“If the foundations be destroyed, what can the righteous do?” Psalm 11:3 King James Version Western culture is undergoing a paradigm shift. It is only fitting that those of us who are not shifting with it mourn the passing of … Continue reading

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