Strange thoughts about brains: a casual conversation

June 27th, 2020

Girl and boy

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 […]

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Pythagorus and God

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.

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Blowing in the wind

June 1st, 2020

Joan Baez and Bob Dylan, Civil Rights March, Washington, DC, 28 Aug 1963

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.

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If there’s a God, why doesn’t he answer our prayers?

May 18th, 2020

Praying for healing

People pray but they don’t seem to get answers, except coincidentally. Doesn’t this show there’s no God there to answer them?

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The Bible: impossible to take seriously?

May 5th, 2020

Battle in the Old Testament

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.

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Christianity: too weird to be true!?

April 27th, 2020

This is the 4th post in the series, 6 reasons to disbelieve in God? Is christian belief just too weird to be true, as many people feel?

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In a hurry?

April 20th, 2020

Speeding cars

It’s a rush-hour world for many of us, and the online world is especially busy. So much to read, so little time! So you can read 1-minute summaries of some of the most popular pages on this site, to see if you want to read more, or not.

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Making this site more mobile friendly

April 6th, 2020

php code for Search Results page

This page is for those interested in Wordpress coding, and shows how I created a child theme and a new page template and redesigned this site to load faster and be more mobile-friendly.

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Can we believe in God in the scientific age?

March 26th, 2020

Has religion been replaced by science? Has science proved religion to be wrong? Is religious belief based on unjustified faith rather than hard facts?

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God and life in a time of plague

March 23rd, 2020

Social distancing

All the news is about the coronavirus, but what does this pandemic tell us (if anything) about God?

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A list of all blog posts, in reverse chronological order, is on the Blog archive page.