A Christian take on Jordan Peterson the man, and the phenomenon (5 minutes)
There’s much to admire about Jordan Peterson…but we don’t want to leave people where he’s leading them.
People deficient in vitamin D 54% more likely to get COVID-19
…or to put a more positive spin, folks who get enough Vitamin D have a lower chance of getting COVID-19. There is also such a thing as getting too much Vitamin D, so this is a good one to bounce past your doctor.
Texts to tell theistic evolutionists
Gen. 1:29-30 and Gen. 9:3-4 are problematic texts for theistic evolutionists.
Why are there so many wildfires in California, but not in the southeast US?
Christians understand we are to steward God’s creation – we are to actively take a role in managing nature – while the secular approach to the environment too often sees Man as only a problem, and therefore his absence as the solution. But that hands-off approach hasn’t worked out well in California. WORLD magazine’s Julie Borg also weighs in here.
Legalizing “assisted dying” can lead to an increase in suicides
Assisted-suicide proponents didn’t expect that legalizing assisted suicide would increase the number of people taking their lives without assistance. But that’s how it seems to be, and that shouldn’t have surprised anyone: when legislation tells people that life is not sacred but disposable, people might just believe it.
Embarrassing testimony (5 minutes)
Tim Barnett offers up this interesting defense of the Gospel’s trustworthiness: because they make the disciples look bad.