Frozen embryo born after 24 years

The Daily Mail (UK) reports that Tina Gibson and her husband Benjamin, living in East Tennessee (USA), adopted an embryo which had been frozen for 24 years. The child, Emma, was born on the 25th of November this year. Tina was not able to conceive naturally with Benjamin, because Benjamin is suffering from cystic fibrosis….

Electric cars: an inconvenient truth

Now in the age of the worldwide fight against global warming, electric cars are being promoted as one of the answers to the emission of carbon dioxide. Global warming has become for many a new religion and everything must be done to worship the god of global warming, whether it makes sense or not. Let…

Facebook and Goebbels?

Friday, I posted an article about Facebook, in which I quoted Sean Parker, a former Facebook executive, giving a warning that social networks have the power now to alter society and not for the better. One day after that, the Canadian ‘National Post’ ran an article in which this same Sean Parker is being mentioned,…

Facebook: Big Brother watching over you?

Facebook has been criticized a lot by Christians. However, that does not seem to decrease the use of Facebook among them. Granted, Facebook can be used in a good way. It has its benefits. But sometimes I cringe when I read some of the posts. Very personal conversations going on in the comments. Sometimes parents…

“Everyone did what was right in their own eyes” – Part 2

A fundamental shift As mentioned in the previous article the right understanding of the history of Western Civilization is under serious threat in Australian universities, school, media and the arts. The vital big picture developments and crucial events in history are downplayed and replaced by trendy politically correct subjects; this corrupts the understanding of the…

“Everyone did what was right in their own eyes”

Part 1 With this year’s 500th anniversary of the Great Reformation, the life and work of Martin Luther, John Calvin and other Reformers have our attention. We are very well served with informative and inspiring lectures and articles. Christian schools too are active in studying and sharing the significance of the Reformation. Sermons focus on…