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My interest in writing has motivated me to create this website, thus, many of my earliest blogs will be focused on that. But I will also write on the other categories represented in the website, so I hope you and I will interact no matter what the topic. Watch for forthcoming blogs.

 

March 20th, 2013 / Robert B Sloan
Universities spend a lot of time thinking about different kinds of diversity, and Houston Baptist University is no exception. Diversity at the Un
March 18th, 2013 / Robert B Sloan
Christians enjoying success in the field of philosophy today can thank Arthur Holmes for helping them get there. Holmes taught philosophy at Wheat
March 13th, 2013 / Robert B Sloan
Memory is a key part of our work at Houston Baptist University. We’re shaped by the people and events that came before us, and we want to be int
March 11th, 2013 / Robert B Sloan
Did you know that a Bible verse once helped save the British army? Up until the 20th century, nearly the entire English speaking world used the Kin
March 6th, 2013 / Robert B Sloan
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March 4th, 2013 / Robert B Sloan
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February 27th, 2013 / Robert B Sloan
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February 25th, 2013 / Robert B Sloan
Your conscience can be wrong. You can’t always rely on it, because your sins can sear and crust it over without your noticing. Look at the Apos
February 20th, 2013 / Robert B Sloan
Christians and non-Christians alike can make sound moral choices because God created each and every one of us with a conscience. When your non-Chr
February 18th, 2013 / Robert B Sloan
Can morality exist apart from God? Someone once asked me whether morality can exist apart from God. Plenty of people who have no relationship with

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