ne day in a little Australian town called Byron Bay I noticed a sign that read “I saw the universe change today.” Whoever wrote those words was paying attention.
God’s Three Options
According to “chaos theory,” the single movement of a butterfly’s wing may be the determining factor in the formation of a hurricane. According to the Bible, the movements of each individual life exert determinative effects on the quality of other lives, even to the point of impacting eternal destinies.
Each deed you execute triggers a series of outcomes for which you are the solitary source.
As God went forward with the work of creation, only three conceivable possibilities lay before Him. He could create (1) machines, (2) slaves, or (3) free moral agents. Only the third option would be consistent with the aspirations of love, »