Interesting read about 79 new moons just discovered circling our largest solar system neighbor Jupiter. In a recent article published by The New York Times and other outlets: “they did spot 12 new points of light in the vicinity of Jupiter. Verifying the observations took a year, and then the International Astronomical Union’s Minor Planet Center — … More New Jupiter Find Confirms Urantia Book Statement
We came across a recent article about a possible discovery of a life-bearing planet – and this planet is but a mere 11 light years distance from Earth. From ScienceAlert.com “Ross 128 is a red dwarf. Most of the stars in the galaxy are red dwarfs, around 70 percent. They are cooler and smaller than … More Possible Planet with Life
by JR Watkins Sobering thought: While mankind can certainly point to its achievements in science and technology as proof of advancement as a species, and while we can most certainly celebrate better standards of living, a higher birth-mortality rate and improvements in food and energy distribution, there are still glaring tell-tale signs that show we … More 10 THINGS THAT PROVE WE ARE NOT AS EVOLVED AS WE THINK
Astronomer George Park uses source material from the Urantia Book to determine the physical location of Paradise at the center of creation. A fascinating examination of the cosmos.
With the onset of a wildly profitable pharmaceutical industry, and with ever growing Mental Illness concerns, you can place your bets on the fact that the long term objective of modern medicine is to treat everyone for some kind of mental disorder with drugs that often times have side effects worse than what is being … More Mental Illness: Coming Soon to a Family Near You
I feel sad for Millennials. They do not know what they do not know. They will never know, for example, what life was like without a smart phone, GPS, email, Snapchat or Facebook. In short, they will never experience life without being distracted by the constant need to “check in” with social media. Millennials are … More Meet the Faithless: How Secularism Won the Millennial Mindset
One hopes the Korean Summit will inch humanity one step closer to world peace. I am reminded, on the issue of spiritual forces, that the “Most Highs rule in the ‘Kingdoms of men’ (Daniel 4:17, 4:25, 4:32 and 5:21). Along this line there is also a group of angelic helpers described as follows in Paper 114 … More The Most Highs May Even Rule in N Korea
One wonders if the suicide rate going up in America is a reflection of the impact of increased secularism in our culture. Medical experts will tell us the ills of social injustice, income inequality, technology obsession, rampant drug and alcohol use are all causing the uptick in depression (and suicide), but the one subject no one … More Suicide and Secularism: Is There A Connection?
by James R. Watkins The Middle East continues to languish in conflict, terror, violence, bloodshed, bad government, etcetera, etcetera, and it is important to put some context into it so that we can all have a better grasp of exactly why there is such controversy of Jerusalem being officially recognized as the capital of Israel. … More The Significance of Jerusalem
“The power of any idea lies, not in its certainty or truth, but rather in the vividness of its human appeal.” – The Urantia Book, Papers 92:3.3 As a closing thought to this years Easter celebration, I have given much consideration as to why we celebrate the resurrection of Jesus, with the biblical emphasis centered around his … More The Real Miracle of Jesus