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 *My Unique Visions and Ideas*

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Brain and Soul I am always surprised that learning even takes place at all. How can the brain as a physical, material object remember the responses to billions and trillions of stimuli?
Astrology and Horoscopes Astrology is popular in our modern society. Newspapers print your daily horoscope, and people ask what sign you are. But what does the Christian faith and the Bible teach about astrology?
Astrology, the power behind it I am amazed at how many people believe in Astrology without having considered its truth-claims. I never once in all my years studying and practicing Astrology, heard anyone ever mention the topics of how it worked or whether it was true.
Anti-Semitism Amillennialism does not result in anti-Semitism.
The World Religions A brief summary of various world religions from a Christian perspective.
Homeschool — the new Holy War The issue of homeschooling has become a battleground in the church today. Each side has taken positions that can divide the body of Christ.
The End of Civilization My musings.
The Future of America My Predictions.
Integrating Psychology and Christianity The key question is whether or not psychology is based on a world view which opposes the essentials of the Christian faith. I explore the issue of integrating psychology and Christianity.
To Spank or Not Whether or not parents should spank their children is a very volatile issue and raises strong feelings on both sides.
Feed the Poor A utopian society in which all members of society are cared for.
What Every Teen Should Know Any society that doesn't teach these realities to every member of society is a failing society.
Liberal Utopia My musings on what drives the Liberal Utopian vision.
Overview of My Ideas I list them.
Scientific Philosophy Philosophers such as Socrates, Plato, Aristotle.
Relativism It is intellectually fashionable to declare that there are no absolutes. And many who wish to deny absolute standards of morality also use as their main argument the question, "who decides what the moral standards are?" This article addresses these issues.
Tolerance The issue of tolerance concerns having a society that allows for a variety of different viewpoints regarding morality and ethics. It is necessary in a society such as ours in the United States which values diversity in our culture.

Tolerance sounds like the way to go. But when we consider the issue carefully we discover that there are two unintended side effects of the policy of tolerance.

How can those with "higher" moral standards and values survive living in a tolerant, pluralistic society?
Moral Law in a Perfect World Instead of wondering what kind of moral rule we should impose on all the wicked, depraved, ungodly people of today's world why not consider a world in which everyone is holy and saintly?
Fuzzy Thinking Al Gore's July 17, 2008 speech annoyed me. He neglected to describe the details of his grand plan. I provide some of the missing analysis.
Oil Wars What to expect when the oil runs out.
Sustainability My conclusions on the topic of energy sustainability.
A World Without Contraception What would the world be like if everybody followed the Catholic teaching against the use of contraception? Would there be overpopulation with famine, plague, and war?
Gay Marriage What the Bible has to say
Homosexuality What the Bible has to say
Abortion Should it be legal? Is it immoral?
My Videos Text of my several videos
Culture Bombs When will we stop throwing culture bombs in our society and just leave each other alone?
Liberal Conservative What about environmentalism, sustainability, global warming, peak oil, the energy crisis?
Rich & Poor Economics, capitalism, sustainability, and the environment
Illegal For various topics I address the question, "should it be legal?"