Rick Shrout

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Nathan Hamm on Twitter: "The evangelical support of Trump will be an indictment against its validity as a Christian movement for generations to come. ~ Richard Rohr"

New conversation<p>New conversation<p>Myself and quite a few of my Conservative Christian friends feel we have no candidate we can support.<p>1 reply 0 …

Psalms 37:3-5 ESV; Trust in the Lord , and do good; dwell in the land and befriend faithfulness. Delight yourself in the Lord , and he will give you the desires of your heart. Commit your way to the Lord ; trust in him, and he will act.

You Don't Need To Go Low-Carb To Burn Body Fat, Study Says

If you've ever tried to lose weight, you've probably gotten drawn into the argument over whether it's better to cut carbs or fat from your diet. A new study doesn't completely resolve that question, but it does provide an important insight.<p>Some proponents of the low-carb diet insist that you must …

Relax, America, Donald Trump is Not Really Running for President

A funny thing happened to Donald Trump on the way to the first national debate among Republican presidential hopefuls on Fox News. He was transformed from a media-baiting court jester to a legitimate political force. In the process, he cemented his front-runner status among the crowded field of GOP …

Can nanotechnology solve the energy crisis?

<i>This post is part of a</i> <i>series</i> <i></i><i>examining the connections between nanotechnology and the top 10 trends facing the world, as described in the</i> <i>Outlook on</i> …

What Happens to Your Body When You Stop Riding

Your fitness hits the skids quickly once you pull the brakes on your cycling routine<p>The benefits of a good ride are immediate. Within 24 hours, your blood pressure drops, your blood sugar improves, your metabolism burns hotter, and your mood gets better. Long term, the positive hits just keep …

Facebook Co-Founder Giving Millions Directly To The Poor, No Strings Attached

GiveDirectly has a straightforward approach to helping the world's poorest people: just give them cash, no strings attached.<p>The New York-based nonprofit has distributed about $1,000—roughly a year's income—to thousands of ultra-poor households in Kenya and Uganda. Recipients don't need to pay back …

Will Human Beings Ever Reach 'Earth 2.0'?

Kepler-452b is the most Earth-like planet ever discovered, a place with just enough sunlight to possibly support the crops and house plants of life forms like ourselves.<p>But don't pack your bags just yet. While the planet might seem like a tantalizing target for NASA's next mission, it's extremely …

Let's Talk About Food: The Apple Wasn't the Problem

If we're going to talk about food, we need to start with theology. Before chocolate was invented, a snake put "sinfully delicious" and "decadent" on …

AlwaysLoved

What makes you uniquely you? Is it your thoughts as Descartes suggested: I think, therefore I am? However, someone else can do your thinking for you, …

AlwaysLoved

Those who claim that God is in control of their doctrine ... Usually want to control others with their doctrines. Those who claim God is in control …