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Creation and Distant Starlight

Creation and Distant Starlight

One of the very few areas in science that presents a significant challenge to a creation science framework is that of starlight and the apparent size/distance of the universe. But we would be wise to remember that assumption is not the same thing as fact, and hopefully most of us know what you get when you ass-u-me.

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Science and the Bible: Like Hand in Glove

Science and the Bible: Like Hand in Glove

This one-hour video contains a lot of good information which illustrates a truth many people may find shocking: science and the Bible, rather than being like oil and water, are like hand in glove. In other words, the compliment one another and go well together.

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Evolution: Mixing Science and Anti-Science

Evolution: Mixing Science and Anti-Science

A lot (the vast majority, actually) of people call themselves, creationists, and that’s good. Even though some of these mix bad, scientifically-unsupported ideas with creation science, that’s still better than believing in scientifically impossible materialistic evolution.

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God or Godlessness: Which Requires More Faith?

God or Godlessness: Which Requires More Faith?

Which belief requires more faith: belief in God, or belief in godlessness? That’s easy: godlessness. After all, science is on the side of a belief in God as creator and orderer of the universe. Isn’t it ultimately shameful to doggedly insist that something is true when there is not only a dearth of evidence to support your contention…but a host of evidence that flatly contradicts your contention?

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Dating the Past

Dating the Past

We know the earth is 4.5 billion years old, right? How do we know that? Radiometric dating, right? How do we know radiometric dating is an accurate method for determining the ages of rocks?

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Robotic dinosaur at the Creation Museum near Cincinnati

Creation vs. Evolution Seminar in Rapid City

Parkview Church in Rapid City will be hosting a Creation vs. Evolution “Seminar Safari” Friday Feb. 28 at 7:00 pm. There will also be presentations Saturday March 1 at 10:00 am and 2:00 pm.

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Share and Defend

Share and Defend

Spiritually, our nation is dying. In response, conservative Christians are caught between righteous judgements and somber humility. Share and Defend is what I propose. Share the Gospel and Defend Christian Values.

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Legislation Promotes Open Flow of Information in Schools

Legislation Promotes Open Flow of Information in Schools

There are a couple of good recently-introduced bills in the South Dakota Legislature which deal with the open flow of information in South Dakota schools. I dialogued briefly with Senator Jeff Monroe, the prime sponsor, about these this morning. SB 101 was crafted to ensure that a teacher may provide instruction in the area of personhood before birth, and SB 112 was designed to prohibit schools from preventing the instruction of intelligent design.

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Question: Is Atheism a Religion?

Question: Is Atheism a Religion?

Most people probably believe atheism is not a religion. After all, atheism specifically disbelieves that any religion is correct because it posits that there is no God, right? Ninian Smart has identified seven characteristics of religion: Narrative, Experiential, Social, Ethical, Doctrinal, Ritual, Material.

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What You Know Just Ain’t So

What You Know Just Ain’t So

A man known as Josh Billings, one of the leading American humorists during the second half of the nineteenth century, once said this: “It ain’t what a man don’t know that makes him a fool…It’s all the things he does know…that just ain’t so.” I think we can heartily agree that it’s a problem when a man or woman takes action based on beliefs that are flawed. It’s really a recipe for disaster.

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