The Consequences of Magical Thinking

Arthur C. Clarke was a science-fiction author. His most famous work was the screenplay for the Kubrick film, 2001: A Space Odyssey. He once pointed out that "any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic." What did he mean by this? Well, our experience with technology is based almost entirely on power and not knowledge. … Continue reading The Consequences of Magical Thinking

secular harold campings

“When September 6, 1994, arrives, no one else can become saved. The end has come.” “And now, we have no option. We can't say 'maybe' 'it's possible' 'it looks very probable...' No way! We have to say this is what the Bible teaches! This is fact! May 21, 2011 is the day of the Rapture, … Continue reading secular harold campings

the new prophets of doom

I've got a lot of feelings about the sandwich-board preacher guy. Most of them negative. You've seen him I'm sure on your college campus, megaphone in hand yelling not-so-nice things about immorality and the coming judgment at the coeds and frat boys passing by. Or you've seen him standing on street corners 10-pound Bible in … Continue reading the new prophets of doom