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April 28, 2008

Intelligent Design and Science

Ben Stein's film Expelled: No Intelligence Allowed has broken through the steel ceiling around Colorado Springs, Colorado. The Colorado Springs Gazette (April 18, 2008) devoted nearly a page to the discussion of Intelligent Design (ID). One article by an agnostic actually supported ID being discussed in science classrooms; another article by an atheist disagreed, saying ID has no place in…

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April 26, 2008

Rev. Dr. Newdow v. Dr. Leland

On April 23, 2008, a debate between Michael Newdow and Chris Leland was held at the Focus on the Family campus. The content of the debate was whether or not the American Pledge of Allegiance and its phrase "One Nation Under God" along with "In God We Trust" on U.S. currency violates the U.S. Constitution. Rev. Dr. Newdow argues that…

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April 11, 2008

The Science of Global Warming

Just when it seems that Ted Turner is beginning to relax and make some sense (he is launching a $200 million partnership with Lutherans and Methodists to fight malaria in Africa), he proves once again that old dogs have a difficult time learning new tricks. Either that, or his lithium meds need to be reprogrammed! Soon after announcing his promising…

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April 03, 2008

Change of Management
Ted Turner Steps down for Christopher Hitchens

Our primary goal at every Summit Student Worldview Conference is to help Christian young people really understand what is going on in the world around them and why it matters. Over the 2-week period, we delve into six worldviews that are vying for their hearts and minds (we contend that both heart and mind are cognitive elements of the soul)…

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