The purpose of a horoscope is to gain insight into a person’s character and foretell the future. The basic belief of astrology is that planets and stars exert an influence upon our lives. Those with special knowledge—astrologers—can predict events in a person’s life. It is distressing that most major newspapers have a horoscope column, and even more distressing… Read More
Feelings of hopelessness and despair? You may feel like you are in the deepest pit, and you doubt there is any hope of things getting better. No one seems to care or understand where you are coming from. Life just is not worth living…or is it? Read More
A group of children are sitting around a Ouija Board in a room. Suddenly, they become aware of an evil presence. One of them gasps, pointing at a crack in the cupboard of a door. As the others turn to see what this one child had seen, they look on in unbelief and terror as they see a perfect pair of evil bright green eyes staring at them! Read More
In defining truth, it is first helpful to note what truth is not.
• Truth is not simply whatever works. This is the philosophy of pragmatism: ends-vs.-means.
• Truth is not what makes people feel good.
• Truth is not what the majority says is true.
• Truth is not defined by what is intended. Good intentions can still be wrong.
• Truth is not simply what is believed. A lie believed is still a lie.