The Forsaken Fruit

Reading the creation accounts in Genesis raises provocative, unsettling questions. You might suppose the most difficult one would be “Why did God place the Tree of the Knowledge of Good and Evil in the Garden in the first place?”  Without that tree, things might have been very different.  But there’s another question we most commonly … More The Forsaken Fruit

Bigger than the Bang!

There’s a very basic reason why most Americans and many scientists remain so skeptical of the current theories of our origins. While some would love to blame all those doubts and reservations on “ignorant, superstitious religion,” the fact is that even in a world with no Christianity, this particular question would still present nagging problems. That obvious question that any child could pose is this: “Where did the first Thing come from?” … More Bigger than the Bang!