September 6th, 2020
How do we explain the universe? Are there reasons to believe God made it, or it appeared out of nothing? Or should we give up on finding an explanation and say it just is (a “brute fact”)?
August 26th, 2020
The Covid pandemic has affected all of us, and has shaken many foundations. What are we learning about ourselves, our culture and the meaning we give life?
August 10th, 2020
Would you like to live forever? Silly question? Could eternal life be boring or impossible? Or could it be wonderful? And is it possible?
July 25th, 2020
Are wealthier people happier or healthier? What actually makes people happy? Which countries are the best to live in? Check out some statistics.
July 12th, 2020
Who is right about near death experiences (NDEs), the true believers or the sceptics? Or neither?
June 27th, 2020
It was just a short conversation over coffee….. …. when the conversation turned to brains. “My neurobiology lecture this morning was pretty challenging. It was about theories of how the brain does logical reasoning. They still don’t really understand it. Left me wondering about how the brain can think logically at all.” “What do you […]
June 18th, 2020
Humans can use the Pythagorus Theorem to set out accurate right angles. You may be surprised to know that one philosopher sees this ability as being a pointer to naturalism not being true.
June 1st, 2020
Race riots in the sixties drew a supportive response from young whites. Will it happen again? Will christians stand on the side of compassion and justice? Will it make a difference? The answer is blowing in the wind.
May 18th, 2020
People pray but they don’t seem to get answers, except coincidentally. Doesn’t this show there’s no God there to answer them?
May 5th, 2020
Sceptics often find it difficult to take the Bible seriously because of awful or silly things, or inconsistencies. Is this a reason to disbelieve in God? Or is there is another way to look at it? We need to start be examining what the Bible is, and isn’t.
A list of all blog posts, in reverse chronological order, is on the Blog archive page.