Genesis 1:28: The Dominion of Man

Perhaps one of the most misunderstood and maligned passages in the Scriptures is Genesis 1:28. And God blessed them. And God said to them, “Be fruitful and multiply and fill the earth and subdue it, and have dominion over the fish of the sea and over the birds of the heavens and over every living thing [...] [...]

Review: A Universe From Nothing

A Universe From Nothing Lawrence M Kraus The purpose of this book is simple. I want to show how modern science, in various guises, can address and is addressing the question of why there is something rather than nothing: The answers that have been obtained—from staggeringly beautiful experimental observations, as well as from the theories that underlie [...] [...]

Worth Reading: Evolution Edition

“If it looks like a duck, swims like a duck, quacks like a duck, and has feathers like a duck, then it probably is a DINOSAUR.” The title of this essay was inspired by the classic 1932 Marx Brothers comedy, Horse Feathers. Sadly, most readers are too young to make the connection with the goofy [...] [...]

Review: Questions of Truth

Questions of Truth: Fifty One Responses to Questions John Polkinghorne and Nicholas Beale Questions comes from the questions asked of two working physicists, and their answers to those questions. the goal is to present a set of Christians beliefs that can work with science (or rather Science), rather than a set of Christian beliefs that are, apparently, [...] [...]

Homeschool Theology 05: Creation

Far too often, in our science soaked world, we just skip right by the first few chapters of Genesis and the creation narrative they contain. We need to slow down and take a closer look, for this singular section of Scripture is the absolute foundation of our Christian faith. [...]

Alleged: A More Accurate Depiction of the Scopes “Monkey Trial”

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Alleged: A More Accurate Depiction of the Scopes "Monkey Trial"

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Notable: A Cloud Over Ownership

Our possessions define us. Yet today the definition of possession itself is shifting, thanks to cloud services that store some things we hold dear on distant Internet servers. When those belongings reside in Netflix’s video service, Amazon’s Kindle bookstore, or Apple’s coming iCloud service, they become impossible to misplace, and easier to organize and access [...] [...]

The Difference Words Make

In our world and thinking, there are two “books of God,” places where we can go to learn about God and his world. The first, of course, is the Scriptures —the collection of 66 books by 44 authors written over the course of 3000 (or more) years. Then there is the “other” book, the book of [...] [...]

Notable: Creation Verses Evolution

This month’s Science Against Evolution Website of the Month looks like it’s well worth reading: As design demonstrates the existence and capability of a designer, the inherent design in life, the earth and the universe implies the existence and capability of its Designer. The best source of information regarding a design can be had by inquiring [...] [...]