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Back from the Dead

It looks like I haven't updated the ol' blog in a while. Whoops. I suppose time flies by. Just after my last post I landed at the Colorado School of Mines and was quickly swamped by the amount of work I had to do. Now, four years later, I'll be…

No Space in the Budget

This is one of three articles I had to write for a course I took at the Colorado School of Mines called Advanced Science Communication. This article takes a look at the US budget crisis and questions the necessity of some line items that we pay for…

Turning a Cold Shoulder on Cold Fusion

_This is one of three articles I had to write for a course I took at the Colorado School of Mines called Advanced Science Communication. This article questions the dogmatism and ironic inflexibility that scientists sometimes enter into. _ "Can we…

Is Nanotechnology the New Asbestos?

This is one of three articles I had to write for a course I took at the Colorado School of Mines called Advanced Science Communication. This article looks at the dangers associated with budding technologies, and in particular that of nanotech. I must…

Ben Makuh

Hello, friend. My name is Ben Makuh. I'm an introspective pastor-turned-software engineer. I develop full-stack web applications with an eye toward performance, usability, and delight. In short, I believe technology is for people, not the other way…

Giving

I've been thinking a lot lately on the topic of giving, and it seems to me that how I often give is not very godly. There are many reasons to give, but usually how it goes for me is something like this: I go through my belongings to thin out what I…

Is shoveling rocks hard?

Last Saturday I was able to attend the Denver Rebelution conference with some friends, and it was a great experience. Alex and Brett have a good message, and I appreciated how their father provided a strong foundation of godliness for the whole…

Dear Timothy

According to the promise of life In Christ Jesus, I thank God whom I serve With a blameless conscience. For God did not give us A spirit of timidity; But of power and love, Self discipline dear Timothy. So do not be ashamed To testify in the Lord…

No Power of Hell

I had a conversation with a fellow rebelutionary the other day in the comments of a previous post about Hell, and its significance in evangelism. Her comment was, I think we also ought to be careful when talking about Satan and Hell. We don't want…

Jesus Reloaded

When I was in New York City last weekend, One of my roommates at the hotel received a tiny little tract from someone on the street that had a big smiley face and the words, "Smile, Jesus loves you" on the front. God gave me the opportunity to talk to…
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