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    Author Author s Promises Free Chapter Audiobook Table of Contents Study Guides FAQ Resources The Great Story Huffington Post Blog News Recent Archives Blog Recent Archives Huffington Post Blog Get Involved Evangelize Posters Flyers Donate Testimonials Subscribe Study Guides Media Audio Video Flyers Posters Schedule Store The Great Story Search Donate Here Help Michael Connie reach more people with the good news Join the Evolution Name E Mail Zip Privacy

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  • Thank God For Evolution
    Author Author s Promises Free Chapter Audiobook Table of Contents Study Guides FAQ Resources The Great Story Huffington Post Blog News Recent Archives Blog Recent Archives Huffington Post Blog Get Involved Evangelize Posters Flyers Donate Testimonials Subscribe Study Guides Media Audio Video Flyers Posters Schedule Store The Great Story Search I read Thank God for Evolution with much pleasure and interest I found it to be a very thoughtful knowledgeable

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  • The Book | Thank God For Evolution
    A Groundbreaking Perspective A movement has been growing over the past few decades that takes our common creation story the epic of cosmic biological and human evolution revealed by science as the basis for an inspiring and meaningful view of our place in the universe Rev Michael Dowd America s evolutionary evangelist is at the forefront of this movement This well informed thoroughly researched and inspired book proclaims a gospel billions of years old It builds bridges provides guidance and restores realistic hope for virtually everyone regardless of belief or worldview Thank God for Evolution presents in a lively and accessible manner the reasons why it is now possible to view evolution as a call to deep integrity how a dozen scientific disciplines reveal evolution to be measurably creative rather than meaningless blind chance practical methods for using evolutionary insights to achieve greater joy and personal fulfillment and how aligning with evolutionary trends can guide activists and others hoping to make our world a better place As a Christian minister Dowd especially addresses the concerns that Christians have about evolution but this book contains insights that will appeal to all people of faith and of no faith Fun and uplifting

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  • Nobel Laureates Endorse Thank God for Evolution | Thank God For Evolution
    Flyers Donate Testimonials Subscribe Study Guides Media Audio Video Flyers Posters Schedule Store The Great Story Search I read Thank God for Evolution with much pleasure and interest I found it to be a very thoughtful knowledgeable and pertinent discussion covering challenging and important issues with scholarship and insight Charles Townes 1964 Nobel Prize in Physics winner of the 2005 Templeton Prize The science vs religion debate is over Michael Dowd masterfully unites rationality and spirituality in a world view that celebrates the mysteries of existence and inspires each human being to achieve a higher purpose in life A must read for all including scientists Craig Mello 2006 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine The universe took 13 7 billion years to produce this amazing book I heartily recommend it I am often asked how science and religion can co exist This is a wonderful answer John Mather NASA Senior Astrophysicist 2006 Nobel Prize in Physics If anyone can persuade a monotheist that the science of evolution biological geological or cosmological can enrich his or her faith I m betting on Michael Dowd Thomas C Schelling 2005 Nobel Prize in Economics Honest students of God should welcome the revelations of

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  • The Author | Thank God For Evolution
    educator have spoken to more than 1 500 groups as America s evolutionary evangelists since launching their itinerant ministry in 2002 At home in both liberal and conservative settings and uniquely gifted at building bridges between religious and non religious people Michael shares the epic of evolution our common creation story in ways that uplift and expand heart mind and soul An outspoken religious naturalist his passion is showing how an evolutionary understanding of human nature can inspire and empower each of us to live with greater integrity joy and zest for life New Hampshire Public Television recently aired a 27 minute documentary on Rev Dowd s ministry The Making of an Evolutionary Evangelist Michael graduated with highest honors from Evangel University in Springfield Missouri affiliated with the Assemblies of God where he received a B A in biblical studies and philosophy He also graduated with honors from Eastern Baptist Theological Seminary now Palmer Seminary in Philadelphia Pennsylvania affiliated with the American Baptist Church where he earned a Master of Divinity degree Rev Dowd served as a United Church of Christ minister for nine years pastoring churches in Massachusetts Ohio and Michigan His 1991 book EarthSpirit A Handbook for Nurturing an Ecological Christianity Twenty Third Publications was one of the first attempts to look appreciatively at traditional Christianity from the perspective of a modern cosmology In 1995 Rev Dowd began working with Jewish Roman Catholic Protestant Evangelical Unitarian Universalist and New Thought leaders across America on social and environmental issues that were coming up for a vote in Congress as Religious Organizer for the Washington D C based National Environmental Trust From 1997 to 2000 he headed the first government funded program designed to produce large scale voluntary citizen behavior change along stewardship lines in the United States The Portland

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  • Author’s Promises | Thank God For Evolution
    like death and taxes I promise that this book will provide you with an experience of science and evolution specifically that will fire your imagination touch your heart and lead you to a place of deep gratitude awe and reverence You will also find here effective ways to talk about evolution to any friends family co workers and neighbors who are biblical literalists or young earth creationists To devoutly committed Christians Whether you are Roman Catholic Orthodox Protestant Evangelical Anabaptist or New Thought and whether you consider yourself conservative moderate or liberal my promise to you is that the God glorifying evolutionary perspective offered here will enrich your faith and inspire you in ways that believers in the past could only dream of To Jews Muslims Buddhists Hindus and other non Christians I promise that it will be easy to apply most of what you find here to your own life and faith I also promise that if you explore the meaning of your tradition s insights within an evolutionary context as I attempt to do with Christian doctrine you will provide an invaluable service to your religion and our world To agnostics humanists atheists and freethinkers I promise that you will find nothing here that you cannot wholeheartedly embrace as being grounded in a rationally sound mainstream scientific understanding of the Universe I also promise that the vision of evolutionary spirituality presented here will benefit you and your loved ones without your needing to believe in anything otherworldly To those who embrace an eclectic spirituality I promise that this perspective will enrich your appreciation of the traditions and practices that nourish you most deeply while helping you find new excitement in each It will also help you communicate and relate to others who hold very different religious or philosophical

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  • Thank God for Evolution Store | Thank God For Evolution
    Search 30 00 Quantity Thank God For Evolution 2 DVD Set Published in 2008 this is the companion DVD to Michael Dowd s book Thank God for Evolution Disk 1 covers the core concepts of the book including public v private revelation day v night language nested emergence the sacred direction of evolution awakening to our role in the cosmos God and reality evolutionary integrity and more Disk 2 is geared for religiously moderate and conservative audiences here Dowd bridges scientific concepts to core Christian doctrines Both programs were filmed in audience settings and are richly supplemented with illustrations 4 5 week or 12 15 week STUDY GUIDES designed for group recitation of book passages sampling of DVD segments and guidance for discussion can be downloaded for free here You may freely burn as many copies of this DVD set for others as you wish The jacket cover can be printed out here 30 00 Quantity Celebrating Evolution 2 DVD Set In this lively scientifically grounded 2 DVD set husband and wife evolutionary evangelists Connie Barlow a popular science writer and superb teacher and Rev Michael Dowd celebrate 14 billion years of cosmic earth life and cultural evolution Learn how the chemical elements within us are the gifts of stars that lived and died before our sun was born Understand how death is natural and generative at all scales of reality and how and when our breakthrough understandings came about A powerful playful and life changing presentation You may freely burn as many copies of this DVD set for others as you wish The jacket cover can be printed out here 30 00 Quantity Evolutionary Christianity 2 DVD Set A passionate and unabashedly all embracing ecological deep time honoring and prophetic celebration of the Christian tradition Evolutionary Christianity reveals the

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  • Table of Contents | Thank God For Evolution
    Birth and Maturation of Public Revelation Flat Earth Faith versus Evolutionary Faith Toward an Evolutionary Christianity Facts Are God s Native Tongue Religious Knowers Chapter 5 The Nested Emergent Nature of Divine Creativity Thank God for the Hubble Telescope We Are Made of Stardust The Gifts of Death Chapter 6 Words Create Worlds Experiencing God versus Thinking about God The Split Between Religion and Science From Clockwork It to Creative Thou Day and Night Language Chapter 7 What Do We Mean by the Word God No Less Than a Holy Name for the Whole Prayer in a Nestedly Creative Cosmos A Personal Undeniable God God or the Universe What s in a Name Creatheism The Role of Humanity in an Evolving Universe Being Faithful to God PART III THE GOSPEL ACCORDING TO EVOLUTION Chapter 8 Growing an Evolutionary Faith Genesis in Context Don t Throw Out the Apple Chapter 9 REALizing The Fall and Original Sin Lessons from Evolutionary Brain Science Lessons from Evolutionary Psychology Resurrecting The Fall Your Brain s Creation Story Reclaiming Original Sin Chapter 10 REALizing Personal Salvation The Challenges of Our Lizard Legacy Furry L il Mammal to the Rescue Thank God for Our Higher Porpoise Salvation Through Evolutionary Integrity The DNA of Deep Integrity Christ like Evolutionary Integrity REALizing Saving Faith REALizing the Gospel PART IV EVOLUTIONARY SPIRITUALITY Chapter 11 Evolutionary Integrity Practices Taming Our Monkey Mind Taming Our Lizard Legacy Growing in Trust Nurturing Humility and Faith REALizing Love Your Enemies Growing in Authenticity REALizing Remove the Plank Growing in Compassionate Responsibility REALizing Judge Not Growing in Gratitude REALizing Love God and Your Neighbor Chapter 12 Evolving Our Most Intimate Relationships Touch and Tenderness Respectful Communication Playfulness and Humor Meaningful Songs and Rituals Synergy and Service Chapter 13 Transformed by the Renewal of Your

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