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What Do You Really Know about Evolution?

Some years ago a few scientists declared that the theory of evolution was as well established as the rotundity of the earth. But evolution is still a theory, not a law. All of the basics of this theory stand in opposition to known science.

Genesis 1 and Dinosaurs

Is it possible that dinosaurs and humans inhabited the same early earth? If so, why aren’t dinosaurs mentioned in Genesis 1? Study this issue with us.

Fundamentalist Mormonism Is the Original Mormonism

The Fundamentalist Mormon Church has been in the news of late, with the raid on the Texas Temple and the rescue of women and children from their peril. News outlets have repeatedly stated that this “Fundamentalist” movement bears no relationship to the Mormon Church in Salt Lake City. That is a serious misconception.

Expelled: No Intelligence Allowed

Expelled: No Intelligence Allowed is the title of a documentary movie that premiers across the nation on Friday, April 18. We encourage our readers to see this presentation.

Atheism: The “Church” of Amorality

How do atheists determine what is moral or immoral? While they frequently claim there is a “standard,” closer examination reveals that the name of the game is “make up your own rules.”

Ants: God’s Amazing Creatures

Ants are amazing little creatures. In many ways they exhibit “design,” hence argue for a Creator who designed them for their various functions.

The Old Testament and Incense

The Old Testament contains many references to the burning of incense. What lessons does this hold for us today? Let us meditate upon this theme together.

Was Jesus Afraid?

The writer of the book of Hebrews speaks of an occasion when Jesus was characterized by “godly fear.” What does this phrase mean?

Lessons Learned Through Illness

There are several ways in which one may respond to illness. One is to try and learn from the experience and attempt to develop into a better person. Another is to become bitter and “sour” on life, making others around you miserable. The former is much to be preferred. Reflect with me on this matter.

A Lesson from the Leech

It may be difficult to see how a leech could teach a lesson, but the book of Proverbs suggests this lowly, blood-sucking creature can. Let us learn from the leech.

Why Did God Make Mosquitoes?

It frequently is the case that skeptics will cite examples of “silly” creations on the part of the world’s Creator. In so doing they reveal only their own ignorance. Such is the case with the “lowly” mosquito.

Dignity Without Ostentation

Does it matter how you dress? Should dress be appropriate to the occasion? Most in society feel that it should—within reason. Let’s talk about this for a moment.

The Star of Bethlehem

The nature of the “star of Bethlehem” is an intriguing topic. Study this issue with us as we look at various theories.

The Truth about The Da Vinci Code

The so-called Da Vinci Code has been the topic of animated conversation for some time. What are the facts about this mysterious “code”?

S. D. Gordon’s “Dispensationalism”

Was the death of Jesus Christ a part of God’s eternal plan for human salvation? Amazingly, some have contended it was not—contrary to the explicit testimony of Peter (see 1 Peter 1:19-20).

In Christ – Neither Male nor Female

In his letter to the Galatians Paul wrote that “in Christ” there is neither “male nor female.” Does this mean that for Christians all gender distinctions have been abolished?

The Drawing Power of God

The Bible teaches that God “draws” people to himself. A key question, however, is: “How does God draw people?” There is much confusion in the religious community regarding this important issue.

The Harshness of the Old Testament Era

Some have strongly criticized the Old Testament for the “harshness” that characterized some of its laws and practices. Let us briefly consider this matter.

Jesus Foretells the Coming Kingdom

Christ’s prophecy concerning his approaching kingdom, as recorded in Matthew, Mark, and Luke, is a most controversial theme. In this article we provide a careful study of this declaration.