Category Archives: philosophy

What Australians can learn about cows, constitution and the 10 commandments….

Thanks Rowland for this ….Think about this: 1. Cows2. The Constitution3. The Ten Commandments ———————————————————————— COWS Is it just me, or does anyone else find it amazing thatduring the mad cow epidemic our government could track asingle cow, born in … Continue reading

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Are you self sufficient or a global communicative member?

Its 1:49am… I’m up and about having woken up from a coughing fit. It’s way to early in the morning to write anything nearly coherent; so excuse my ramble….yet for some reason I was thinking about the idea of individuality … Continue reading

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Love… an outward journey to within and out again

All you need is love; are some of the lyrics from a famous singer. What is love is another good question… no make that its a great question to ask. Is love a feeling and emotion or is it something … Continue reading

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In the pursuit of knowledge

The Blogging Parson has been doing an interesting series on Knowledge, Trust and Expertise. In reading through his posts I started to think about the fall and how Adam and Eve were recorded as eating from the tree of the … Continue reading

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So what if my faith is a crutch….perhaps you need one too?

I have often heard others deride Christianity by saying its only a crutch to get by on. I laugh at Christians who get flustered and try and explain why its not a crutch. Well; I want to say it is … Continue reading

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Narrative and its importance to understand others.

We all have a story to tell. None of us live in a vacuum, isolated from society…though at times it may feel that we do. To truly understand what each other is saying, one first needs to have some understanding of … Continue reading

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Is God in time?

Brian asks the questions about Gods relationship to time. I believe this is a question the Biblical writers never intended to answer. However Scripture says that God works through, over and within all things, so God works through, over and … Continue reading

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A Question of Existence.

Over on the Near Emmaus blog, Brian is asking some questions about “Existence” I made the comment, I am being really cheeky here. But a question for the Calvinist… or not. How do you /we / I know that what … Continue reading

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