Today’s post features a linkout to an article we recently came across on the popular “The American Jesus” blog, by writer and researcher Nathan Hale.
In it, Nathan describes what, for him, was the most crucial aspect of coming to terms with evolution while still remaining a devoted Christian. After a year-long intensive search for the truth about evolution, Nathan became convinced that evolution has occurred and is God’s process in the natural world. But that wasn’t the hard part. The hard part was convincing friends and family that accepting the scientific explanation for biodiversity did not have to threaten his faith.
Eventually, Nathan realized where the heart of the problem really lies: “In the midst of the chaos I stopped and asked myself a simple question – who said I had to choose and why?”
Read the full article here: http://theamericanjesus.net/?p=11179