Jim Virkler

Disease Season

By Jim Virkler / January 25, 2023

This blog writer was recently struck by the effects of two microorganisms—influenza and pneumonia at the same time. The germs so weakened him that he suffered a fall and became a hospital…

Fission or Fusion?

By Jim Virkler / January 10, 2023

The Creator of All Things conceived the dimensions of time, space, matter, and energy when He brought the universe (the heavens and the Earth) into existence (Genesis 1:1). In our…

More Planet Earth Dynamism

By Jim Virkler / December 25, 2022

In recent weeks Earth residents have been reminded of many dynamic planetary events which generated not only wonder, but also discomfort and even tragedy. Volcanoes, earthquakes, tornadoes, and hurricanes may rank at…

Dynamic Volcanic Wonders

By Jim Virkler / December 11, 2022

In our last post we discussed YouTubes where we access almost unlimited information on the wonders of animal life on our planet. In this post we highlight another recent planetary…

YouTubes and Youth Faith

By Jim Virkler / November 26, 2022

Our unusual blog title needs explanation. YouTube users watch billions of hours of YouTubes each day. YouTube is a video-sharing website which can be accessed by computers and mobile phones.…

Reprise of Autumn

By Jim Virkler / October 18, 2022

The familiar query “What is your favorite season?” rings out once more over our land. Perhaps the question is more often asked during autumn than in any other season. Autumn…

It’s Supposed to be Hot

By Jim Virkler / September 26, 2022

The Creator of All Things has provided both short term individual weather events and long term climate conditions for the benefit of humanity. Divinely created weather and climate conditions support…

21st Century Energy Crisis

By Jim Virkler / September 8, 2022

In the 1970s the US suffered from the first international energy crisis. It began partly as a political action by Arab States in response to the 1973 Yom Kippur War…

Rapid Renewable Rollout?

By Jim Virkler / August 24, 2022

The  well-known scripture in Genesis 1:26-28 contains a divine mandate from the Creator relating to humanity’s well-being in several spheres of experience. The twice-used term dominion implies man’s intelligent control over divinely created animals. God…

Green Light for Renewables

By Jim Virkler / August 12, 2022

Our last blog post proposed that our world “runs on” energy. The topic has many vital dimensions. It is one of the most politically charged of our day. We must…