Tag Archive | critical thinking

Missing Link: Bill Nye, Ken Ham, and the Lack of Transitional Bloggers

In case you missed it, Ken Ham, founder of the Creation Science Museum in Kentucky, and Bill Nye (of Science Guy fame), will debate “Is Creation a viable model of origins in today’s modern scientific era?” You can catch the debate on 2.4.14 at debatelive.org. It sounds like a great event. The chief apologist for […]

A Biblical Perspective on Spiritual Authority and Critical Thinking

When I was in a cult I believed that my pastor’s claims to authority obligated me to obey him. I accepted what he said uncritically. I thought he spoke for God. Today, I understand that when I blindly obey someone who claims to have spiritual authority I put myself at risk of spiritual abuse. Evangelicals can […]