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Biological Convergence Challenges Naturalistic Evolution Models

January 29, 2018

The observation of repeated occurrences of convergence in the history of Earth's life stands as a profound challenge to naturalistic explanations for Earth's life.1 Now,……

Creation vs. Evolution

Birth of Exomoon Astronomy

February 05, 2018

Many eyes were trained toward the night skies with the recent, rare, super blue blood Moon. While such spectacular events in the solar system provide……

Life on Other Planets

Happy Valentine’s Day from Your Creator

February 12, 2018

The whole universe and everything within it is God's special love letter to you, me, and every other member of the human race. I have……

Early Earth

We Are Living in the Ultimate Supernova Moment

February 19, 2018

The ultimate Hollywood disaster movie would portray the catastrophic consequences of a nearby supernova eruption. If one were to occur within 1,000 light-years of Earth,……

Sun

The Cell's Design

Is the Laminin “Cross” Evidence for a Creator?

January 31, 2018

As I interact with people on social media and travel around the country to speak on the biochemical evidence for a Creator, I am frequently……

Design

Love Is in the Air and It Smells Like Intelligent Design

February 14, 2018

Being the hopeless romantic, I worked hard last year to come up with just the right thing to say to my wife on Valentine's Day.……

Image of God

Protein Amino Acids Form a “Just-Right” Set of Biological Building Blocks

February 21, 2018

Like most kids, I had a set of Lego building blocks. But, growing up in the 1960s, the Lego sets were nothing like the ones……

Optimization

Rabbit Burrowing Churns Claims about Neanderthal Burials

February 07, 2018

As a kid, watching cartoons was one of the highlights of my afternoons. As soon as I arrived home from school, I would plop down……

Neanderthals/Hominids

Reflections

Argument from Desire and Abductive Reasoning

January 30, 2018

One way human beings clearly differ from the animals is in their inner existential longings. Many people describe experiencing an innermost yearning for a deeper……

C.S. Lewis

Take Up and Read: Loving Wisdom

February 06, 2018

This current blog series on Reflections is intended to encourage Christians to read more vigorously by providing a beginner's guide to some of the Christian……

Christian Literature

Take Up and Read: The Republic

February 20, 2018

This current blog series on Reflections is intended to encourage Christians to read more vigorously by providing a beginner's guide to some of the Christian……

Philosophy

The Ache of the Soul

February 13, 2018

A common Christian description of the human condition is that people as sinners are alienated, lost, and cut off from God. Being out of sync……

Reflective Thinking

Theorems & Theology

Answering FAQs on Vaccine Safety

February 01, 2018

My previous article titled "Vaccine Safety and Loving Our Neighbors" generated some ardent reader responses in 2015 when originally posted. In this follow-up article I……

Christian Life

How Do I Respond When Others Are Curious about My Faith as a Scientist?

January 18, 2018

A few weeks ago I had the privilege of interacting with apologists from the RZIM (Ravi Zacharias International Ministries) Connect online community in a forum……

Faith

More Questions, Answers, and Comments on Vaccinations

February 08, 2018

I've recently (re)posted two blogs, "Vaccine Safety and Loving Our Neighbors" and "FAQs about Vaccine Safety," which I hope you'll take the time to read.……

Q&A

Vaccine Safety and Loving Our Neighbors

January 25, 2018

In the wake of a 2015 outbreak of measles originating at Disneyland and spreading to more than 20 states, California state legislators passed a bill……

Diseases

Impact Events

Controversy of the Ages

October 13, 2017

Has the development of science lead to the decline of Christianity? Does a belief that the Earth is old require accepting evolution or rejecting the……

History of Science

Pursuing the Truth

August 10, 2017

I received an inquiry recently from someone wanting to know what it meant to follow the truth scientifically and theologically. In other words, when there……

Bible

The Great 2017 Eclipse

August 17, 2017

In case you haven't heard, there is a total solar eclipse coming this Monday. Here are some things you might want to know about the……

Christian Life

Understanding Initial Conditions of Creation

February 09, 2018

Often, skeptics of Christianity cite the "scientifically inaccurate" description of the creation account in Genesis 1 as a reason to dismiss the Bible. However, in……

Genesis

Voices

Does the Tower of Babel Confirm Genealogical Gaps in Genesis 11?

February 09, 2018

A common assumption is that Genesis 5 and 11 contain complete, father-son genealogies without gaps and, therefore, one can rely on these genealogies to accurately……

Human Milk Designed to Protect Infants

January 29, 2018

Around the turn of the last century, studies showed that babies who were breastfed had a lower mortality rate and fewer incidences of diseases than……

Welcome to Voices

January 06, 2018

With the arrival of the new year, new things are afoot. And one of the new creations at Reasons to Believe is a web feature……


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