If you were asked by a pollster, “Do you believe that God can heal people physically?” What would be your response? If you answered "yes," you would agree with the majority of Americans in a study that was completed by the Barna Group in 2016. There has been a war going on between the natural and supernatural through the ages.
As statues are being taken down and the names of significant places are being changed because of their connection with slavery, there is much debate about America's history and what it represents now. During this time of reflection with COVID-19 on top of us, racial issues demand much of our attention.
Every man and woman who lives on this earth has a name. It gives them their identity. It is estimated by UNICEF that an average of 350,000 babies are born each day, each in need of a name. In most cases, they are given a name by their loving parents who seek the best for their sons and daughters. This is a distinctly human process, demonstrating man’s self-awareness apart from any other creature on earth.
By now, most people have heard of the world famous atheist Richard Dawkins. For someone whose area of expertise is supposed to be biology, Dr. Dawkins has become a very vocal proponent of atheism. He takes pride in his unflattering descriptions of the God of the Bible. He is actually gleeful when he has an opportunity to repeat his demeaning characterization of the God of Israel as noted in his interview with Ben Stein.
We have witnessed a near-miraculous event with the election of Donald Trump and Mike Pence to be president and vice president of the United States. Amidst the rumors that have swirled about President Elect, Donald Trump, is the contention by Dr. James Dobson that Paula White led Trump in the sinner’s prayer on June 29, 2016. Dr. Dobson notes that Trump is a baby Christian and that we should be praying for him.
Whenever design happens, intelligence precedes it. Design – whether it be in the form of fashion, architecture, planning, strategizing, or scheming – always involves intelligence. Not only is design intricately connected with intelligence but it also signifies purpose.
The Theory of Evolution describes how all living things came into existence naturally. You know that because that is what you learned in school science classes. Evolution is taught with other scientific theories and natural laws. Evolution is claimed to be a scientific theory, which means it must be supported by considerable scientific observations and data. What are the supporting data? Is evolution really a scientific fact as claimed?
"If you tell a lie big enough and keep repeating it, people will eventually come to believe it. The bigger the lie, the more it will be believed." The above quotes have been allegedly attributed to Joseph Goebbels, the notorious head of the Nazi Party's propaganda program. Although these popular quotes did not originate with Goebbels or even Hitler, over the years, they found traction with these two notorious men for telling a "Big Lie" that led to the mass
Crime scene evidence is extremely important. A skillful detective can use fingerprints, DNA, clothing fibers, etc., to recreate the crime and identify the perpetrator. Our legal system also relies on evidence. The law defines evidence as ‘material objects and verbal statements admissible at trial’.