August 9th, 2016

Christians: Read Bertram, Heed Selassie, Obey Jesus

by Clinton Chisholm

bible

Arnold Bertram’s Gleaner column of Thursday, August 4, 2016 should be read by all Church leaders. His call for Christians to awake to the changed turf around us is very timely. If we are not aware of the times in …

August 9th, 2016

Blind Spots in Scientists?

by Clinton Chisholm

blind spot in science

I delivered a public lecture in Barbados on July 16, the topic was ‘The Existence of God: Nature’s Evidence’. While reading over the section dealing with the origin of life and the neo-Darwinian explanations, a mischievous thought occurred to …

July 30th, 2016

Combatting Crime: Diagnosis & Prognosis

by Clinton Chisholm

Combatting Crime: Diagnosis & Prognosis

“Here in Jamaica, there is just not enough honesty regarding the guns that have been here since the 1970s and 1980s. Furthermore, I am tired of the grand narratives about missing fathers, when in many of the hotspots, the young

July 10th, 2016

Christopher Hitchens: An Intellectual Post Mortem?

by Clinton Chisholm

chitchins

 

“[Jerry Falwell] was a petty little charlatan and toad…I think it’s

a pity there’s not a hell for him to go to.” (Hitchens, 2007)

 

 

The book The Faith of Christopher Hitchens: The Restless Soul of the World’s

July 6th, 2016

Spiritual Fitness for Sacrificial Living (John 5:1-14)

by Clinton Chisholm

bible

Having examined the lives of several biblical characters concerning how they lived the sacrificial life it’s time to focus on us how we can build ourselves spiritually or become spiritually fit to live the sacrificial life.

Three things are necessary …

June 20th, 2016

Questioning the Orlando Massacre

by Clinton Chisholm

orlando

The unmitigated tragedy in Orlando two Sundays ago has prompted several questions. One popular one on the lips of even religious folk is ‘where was God when this tragedy was going down?’ Perfectly understandable question. A seemingly superficial and insensitive …