Monthly Archives: October 2006

Christian Transhumanism

Here is the Wikipedia definition for transhumanism:

“Transhumanism (sometimes abbreviated >H or H+) is an international intellectual and cultural movement supporting the use of new sciences and technologies to enhance human cognitive and physical abilities and ameliorate what it regards as undesirable and unnecessary aspects of the human condition, such as disease and aging. Transhumanist thinkers study the possibilities and consequences of developing and using human enhancement techniques and other emerging technologies for these purposes. Possible dangers, as well as benefits, of powerful new technologies that might radically change the conditions of human life are also of concern to the transhumanist movement.”

At first glance, transhumanism appears to have very little to do with religion in general or Christianity in particular. Continue reading

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This site is dedicated to sharing with you my search for bible-based tools for spiritual growth.

I’ll focus mostly on the subjects of weight-loss and spiritual gift assessment. I hope to share the fruit of my struggle with obesity and also my efforts to find my place within the body of Christ. Spiritual growth is the key to fulfilling our potential and realizing the purpose for which we were created by God.

Dove and Cross representing Holy Spirit“I am the vine. You are the branches. He who remains in me, and I in him, the same bears much fruit, for apart from me you can do nothing.” John 15:5 WEB “I can do all things through Christ, who strengthens me.” Philippians 4:13 WEB

A set of colums These two verses are pillars upon which I will strive to base my quest for perpetual spiritual growth, but the true foundation scripture can be found below: “I have been crucified with Christ, and it is no longer I that live, but Christ living in me. That life which I now live in the flesh, I live by faith in the Son of God, who loved me, and gave himself up for me.” Galatians 2:20 WEB

I don’t claim to be an expert: what I have learn through trial and error- mostly error- I want to share. Help me to help others.