IVF – be informed

IFV, or In Vitro Fertilization, is thought by many to be a source of great hope.  Many of us desire to have children.  Too often this does not happen easily or when we want it to.  So, you are in your mid-thirties and have been trying to have children for over a year.  Your doctor sends you to a fertility specialist.  A number of tests are done and no specific cause is found.  It is determined that you understand the process of achieving a pregnancy, a process you and your spouse have faithfully adhered to. … Read the rest


How to Define What You Believe

What a person believes about life (also referred to as a person’s worldview) involves three inter-related areas.  These three things are always part of any system of belief.  Beginning with these questions will not necessarily lead to the right answers.

First, is what is the nature of reality.  Philosophers call this metaphysics.  “Meta” means “beyond” and physics means “nature.”  Metaphysics refers to what is beyond the physical.  It deals with questions like, What is it to exist?  What is the nature of man? … Read the rest