Category Archives: Exhortation

Words like an arrow finding its mark

What Is Wrong With Atheism?

Originally posted on Silence of Mind:
First, what is the definition of atheism? According to Merriam-Webster: atheism is “a philosophical or religious position characterized by disbelief in the existence of a god or any gods.” That is correct. Atheism is…

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A quote for the ages

When asked what advice he would give to incoming college students, the always thoughtful David Berlinski said this without hesitation: ‘Read the Old Testament. It is the greatest repository of human knowledge and wisdom in the history of civilization, any … Continue reading

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An invitation to you

Attention: To my faithful readers from every stripe and any worldview, offer your best reason and do tell a worldwide audience WHY you are, or are not, more significant than a maggot. Go ahead, accept the challenge, but be careful … Continue reading

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Great debate/ must see tv

It’s great because it’s civil while having two strong opponents. Prof. Lennox is as seasoned as they come; a great mind using and following the trails of logic. Usually in these talks, there are massive insults hurled ala Hitchens, who … Continue reading

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A filthy word

I am starting to despise the word ‘science.’ Actually, I have loathed it for years, ever since the high priests such as Degrasse and Nye, Harris, etc, all have hijacked it, the same way the word ‘rainbow’ has been profaned … Continue reading

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Why Paul? Why not you?

A topic/question deserving more attention than a passing comment elsewhere: Why did the apostle Paul receive an invitation so unusual to see the risen Lord? A common complaint shared by they who say ‘there is no God,’ or that the … Continue reading

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Sober thought for the day

Hospitals are filling space with masked patients who….wait for it: are having problems accelerated by the inability to breathe fresh air, and are inhaling their own toxic poisons. Fact. The govts of the world have aided and abetted the present … Continue reading

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I predict….

No Tkx needed in advance/ nor does it take a genius to cite the obvious- even though it did not yet occur. When President Harris and Biden are sworn in…. there will be a gush the likes that you have … Continue reading

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Who dares to challenge the goodness of God?

Beauty and goodness comes in many flavors. Here is a song that should make believers happy, and while it may even excite the auditory canals of the atheist, a greater question should be asked: Why does something please me that … Continue reading

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Love this burial

Don’t you so tire of hearing the age old charge that Christianity is the root of hatred and ‘death to the Jews?’ I do. I believe that narrow minds are responsible for the perpetuating of such an idea. Not that … Continue reading

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Thanks a bundle

During December, people across the world generally heap upon others good words of cheer and simple good will; to every thing there is a season I suppose, so I too would like to join all comrades far and wide, and … Continue reading

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The Dagger that slices

Here is a thought that will surely rattle the cages of the so-called intellectual who pretends to know more than God. Yeah, there’s an idea, mere mortals ‘knowing’ more than God. Anyway: The study of scripture is the most demanding … Continue reading

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Cold and scattering

(Cold) Other than the obvious conclusion that a sober mind must make when considering creation, that God has the copyrights alone to His handiwork, that is, that the property of rocks, water, (including oceans, lakes, rivers, streams, clouds) minerals, leather, … Continue reading

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The math of God

I am so glad God is absolute, that He can be relied upon, that His precisions are firm, steadfast, sure, resolute, and predictable. After all, He created the exact SCIENCE of arithmetic doncha know. Time which is measured by seconds, … Continue reading

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Watch this

I enjoy the concept of time, the monitoring of the minutes, hours, days, months, years, decades, millenia, and who cannot appreciate the mildest expression of this through a simple wristwatch. Oops. did I say simple? All those pieces, the intertwining … Continue reading

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‘Adventure reveals more decadence.’ News at eleven

The news sleuth M. Drudge posted an article about undersea activity by men which found garbage at the lowest parts of the ocean, ie, where the carpet of the ocean is showing signs of litter by way of plastic. Is … Continue reading

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Private Joy

How can we be sorry for good friends who are coping with what seems like misery……when they are not sorry themselves for the same perceived tribulations? How do we express pity or sympathy when what they are going through is … Continue reading

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One by one, like flies they drop

There have been countless visitors, young and old, male and female, believer, unbeliever, atheist, professor, PhD,  political professional or novice, nurse, carpenter, salesman, breadbaker, homemaker, fisherman, mechanic, you name it, all dropped by to say ‘hey,’ and add what they … Continue reading

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THE most dangerous man…

(This is a copied post from 2014, with a few additions to make it current) A casual poll was taken recently at a lecture regarding ‘THE most dangerous man’ of our times. Suggestions were asked for and the usual suspects made the … Continue reading

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Now that’s a croc

Was watching a nature doc on the world’s most dangerous animals, specifically of the Asian variety. Monkeys, scorpions, tigers, elephants, pan bears, honey badgers, mosquitoes, cobras, and many more were all represented as just plain all around bad news- especially … Continue reading

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