From the Publisher
In the face of human nature, ideal government has proven to be little more than an elusive ideal. Still, there’s one option we haven’t yet tried.
Is there credible evidence that Jesus Christ was a real person? Skeptics notwithstanding, the answer is yes.
Hard as we may try, we can never guarantee our own security. Still, peace of mind and personal protection in severe trials can be ours.
As the world arms itself with more and more nuclear and conventional weapons, we find ourselves in a continuing pattern of warfare. And that’s just as Jesus said it would be.
Chaos seems to rule everywhere across the globe. Information rains down, but without context we cannot understand and cope. Is there a way to contextualize the onrush of events? Are there filters we can use to separate out the particulars and understand the general?
Albert Einstein said that denaturing plutonium is nothing compared to what it takes to deal with the evil spirit of man—to render it harmless.
This issue of Vision contains our first anthology. As we entered our fifth year of publication, we reviewed all past issues and realized that a number of articles are timely and timeless and could be grouped together for greater meaning.
Is the Bible reliable despite the doubt cast on it by many in the world around? There is ample evidence to call on for reassurance that we can trust its historical reliability.
Several events scheduled for 2014–15 may make a significant difference to life in Europe and around the world.
We know from the record of history that when civilizations do not respect their topsoil, they fail almost without exception.