Ah, the irony….

A global warming expedition in Antarctica in search of evidence of melted ice caps trapped in ice.


Things aren’t looking good for Al’s prediction for the Arctic:


Memorable Quotes – Jefferson on Small Government

The true theory of our Constitution is surely the wisest and best, that the states are independent as to everything within themselves, and united as to everything respecting foreign nations. Let the general government be reduced to foreign concerns only, and let our affairs be disentangled from those of all other nations except as to commerce, which the merchants will manage the better, the more they are left free to manage for themselves, and our general government may be reduced to a very simple organization and a very inexpensive one; a few plain duties to be performed by a few servants.

Thomas Jefferson

Homosexuality: What’s the big deal?

There is a palpable shift in the American mindset regarding homosexuality.  Every day that passes, homosexuality becomes more accepted as normal and morally neutral behavior and those that disagree are openly mocked, derided and accused of bigotry.  In this regard, Christians are fighting a losing battle.  Short of a miraculous revival, American society (and indeed all Western cultures) will continue to down this path.

So given that it is a losing battle, why do Christians insist on decrying homosexual behavior?  Is it, as society tends to accuse, that they just ‘hate’ people who engage in homosexual behavior?  Or is it something else?

And why is homosexuality a bigger deal than say, lying, stealing, murder or any of the other sins defined in the Bible?

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