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Podcast Episode #30: "Listen to What the Man Said"

In this lengthy podcast episode, the first of two on the subject, I tackle the question of the authority of scripture. We hear many authorities in our culture—even within today’s Church—telling us, in so many words, “The Bible can’t be trusted.” As I argue in this episode, you may as well say, “God can’t be trusted,” because it’s clear from Jesus’ own teaching that the Bible is God’s Word. 5,453 more words

Thought For the Day: It Is Possible For One Side To Simply Be Wrong

“When two opposite points of view are expressed with equal intensity, the truth does not necessarily lie exactly halfway between them. It is possible for one side to be simply wrong.” 62 more words

Thought For The Day

Is Belief Merely the Product of Geography & Culture?

Hugh Ross, an astrophysicist turned Christian minister and apologist, was interviewed on Justin Brierley’s podcast, Unbelievable!, with Peter Atkins, the famous Oxford professor of chemistry and avowed atheist. 1,249 more words


iread - myreadinglife

I picked this up in a second-hand bookstore in Geelong while wandering. I had, of course, heard of Dawkins – The Selfish Gene, being on my ‘to read’ list for a while, but I thought I’d give this one a try. 219 more words

Learning from religions

The recent witness of a friend’s baptism ceremony reminded me of the appeal of organized religions, as a secularist and atheist.

Both my primary and secondary schools were associated with the Bible god. 288 more words

Everyday Life

A Prayer for Atheists


Dear Readers of Country Squire Magazine I trust that You and Your loved ones are well. I pray for You and, as the nights draw in, wish You a prosperous end to the year. 454 more words