The shocking message of this book is that even schools, which have a conservative and biblical statement of faith and a claim to believe in the inerrancy of scripture, are often undermining the faith of vulnerable young people.
For those who can’t stand the suspense of wondering what my position is on this vital question, you can have my answer right now. It’s a definitive “Don’t know!” But one recent article suggests that some people think that they do know.1 It makes no difference to anyone’s position on the truth or otherwise of [...]
Q: I am new to the Christian faith and have been wondering how after the flood animals spread across the newly created oceans. I have tried to find out online but have not had much success. Could you enlighten me, please? A: I have addressed the question of post-Flood animal migration before, when I worked [...]
Both Christians and non-believers often have difficulty with timetables in the Bible. In one frequently overlooked passage, could it be talking about literal days or thousands of years? It seems to refer to days by numbers—the first day, second day, third day, etc. Could these perhaps be long periods of time? We need to read [...]
To answer the question of simple, single-cell life forms in the Cambrian layers, this article will discuss the following propositions: (1) There are no “simple life-forms”; (2) there is no such thing as a “Cambrian” layer; and (3) nearly all types of life are found in all the layers of the earth. (This would be [...]
In Christianity, the death and resurrection of Jesus Christ serve as the cornerstones of the faith—the lifeblood of the Christian’s hope. To the faithful, Christ’s work is seen to bring forgiveness and salvation—making one right with God. Theologians call it “atonement.” Great eighteenth-century evangelist John Wesley spoke in no uncertain terms when he said, “Nothing [...]
So God created man in his own image, in the image of God created he him, male and female created he them. And God blessed them, and God said unto them, Be fruitful, and multiply, and replenish the earth …. Genesis 1:27,28 Isn’t it ironic that man only got around to valuing and protecting the [...]
Q: Biology textbooks often say, “Billions of years ago the earth’s atmosphere was very different.” Is this true? A: No, this is not true, but let me explain why it is important to the evolution of life. Of the six meanings of the word, they are now dealing with number four (organic evolution). Getting life from chemicals is [...]