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More Treasures in Earth’s Attic

September 21, 2020

Did Earth hide some of its treasure on the Moon?…

Earth Design

Earth’s Attic: Houston, We Have an Opportunity

September 14, 2020

Those of us who are over 60 will never forget the chilling words spoken by the Apollo 13 command module pilot, Jack Swigert, and repeated……

Origin of Life

Out-of-This-World Riches

September 07, 2020

Our planet is endowed with extravagantly rich mineral ore deposits. How did we get them and why is it significant? It turns out that the……

Comets

Update on Our Miraculous Moon

August 31, 2020

How did the Moon form and why does it matter? Researchers have learned that the size of the colliding bodies that resulted in our Moon……

Fine-Tuning

The Cell's Design

Do Goosebumps Send a Chill Down the Spine of the Creation Model?

September 02, 2020

I think few would be surprised to learn that J. K. Rowling's Harry Potter titles are the best-selling children's books of all time, but do……

Intelligent Design

Answering Theological Questions on Neanderthal-Human Interbreeding

August 12, 2020

When I was a teenager in the 1970s, songs by the Moody Blues were a staple on the playlists of most FM rock stations. This……

Human Origins

Answering Scientific Questions on Neanderthal-Human Interbreeding

August 05, 2020

One of my favorite rock bands of all time is Lynyrd Skynyrd. (That's right...Skynyrd, baby!) I know their musical catalog forward and backwards. I don't……

Neanderthals/Hominids

Is Cruelty in Nature Really Evil?

July 08, 2020

I don't remember who pointed out thedarksideofnature Instagram account to me, but their description was intriguing enough that I had to check it out. After……

Problem of Evil

Reflections

What Was Your Intellectual Epiphany?

September 15, 2020

Have you ever had a sudden realization that ended up changing your life? You may have had an epiphany, which can be defined as an……

World War II

My Early Baptism and Spiritual Development

September 01, 2020

When does God's saving grace begin working in a person's life? Is it at the moment the person decides to believe in Christ? Or can……

Faith

Does Possessing Freedom Presuppose the Will to Fight?

August 18, 2020

What do you think about when you hear the word war? You probably think of armed conflict, bloodshed, and death-and lots of it. That is……

War

3 Things You May Not Know about John Calvin the Person

August 04, 2020

French-born theologian John Calvin (1509-1564) was one of the great voices of the Protestant Reformation. He is often called the greatest systematic theologian of the……

Famous Christians

Theorems & Theology

Human Origins Workshop with Peaceful Science and Reasons to Believe

June 11, 2020

On January 18, scientists, theologians, scholar community members, and friends joined us, virtually and on site in Covina, CA, for a workshop on RTB's human……

Human Origins

COVID Pandemic: God’s Fault or Ours?

April 16, 2020

The spread of SARS-CoV-2 (the virus that causes COVID-19)1 across the world and throughout our communities leads many people to ask why a good God……

Viruses

Bringing Hope to the COVID–19 Days Ahead

April 09, 2020

With everyone's life disrupted, I find I am having many conversations with worried colleagues, friends, and family. One friend even got me to do a……

Diseases

Helpful Information in Understanding SARS-CoV-2 and COVID-19

March 20, 2020

Conditions change rapidly with a viral outbreak, and people sometimes wonder where to find good sources of information. To that end, I hope that a……

Viruses

Impact Events

Ethical Concerns with AI: Deepfakes

July 03, 2020

How would you respond to video footage of Richard Dawkins professing faith in Christ? Or one about Hugh Ross advocating for young-Earth creationism? Either situation……

Ethics

Can Artificial Intelligence Think Like a Human?

May 29, 2020

How close are we to developing machines that can understand and learn anything that humans can? Could such inventions eventually become self-conscious?…

Image of God

Is the Universe Closed?

April 24, 2020

Can our universe come from nothing? At least one prominent physicist, Lawrence Krauss, answers with a resounding "yes." In fact, he wrote a book titled……

Origin of the Universe

Thinking Rightly about God: Ham vs. Zweerink Follow-Up, Part 2

October 25, 2019

The recent old-earth/young-earth discussion on Justin Brierley's Unbelievable? podcast revealed a number of differences and similarities between Ken Ham and me. Two important areas of……

Death

Voices

Christian Environmentalism in an Age of Bobos

September 11, 2020

In his 2000 book Bobos in Paradise: The New Upper Class and How They Got There, New York Times columnist David Brooks coined the term……

Ethics

Follow the Science: It Leads to God

August 21, 2020

In recent months you've often heard elected officials say: "I follow the science." They are referring to the current pandemic; but hearing this mantra so……

Creation vs. Evolution

Could the Genesis Flood Have Happened the Way It Was Written?

August 07, 2020

When I was growing up, I came across a stack of comics at my grandma's place and was immediately drawn to the cover artwork. One……

Noah's Flood

COVID Strikes Back?

July 24, 2020

Just when America looked like it had turned a corner, COVID has seemingly returned with a vengeance. Most of the recent media attention has focused……

Viruses

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