What happened to Truth?

Posted on Dec 6, 2011 in Nuttings from the Front | 0 comments

I received this note some time ago from a geology student at a university in Colorado. We have worked with this student to help her differentiate between fact or fiction. Since that time, she has done a wonderful job. I have left off names as she is still a student and needs to graduate. She wrote: “This is no joke. This is a quote from my [petrology, geology] professor:” “We don’t know what happened.  Just make something up.  Get it published.  People will...

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An AOI Colorado National Monument Tour

Posted on Dec 2, 2011 in Johnsons from the Front | 0 comments

I recently took a small group of high school students and teachers on a tour of the Colorado National Monument. On this tour, we stop at a very scenic overlook where we can view the Grand Valley, the Book Cliffs, Mt. Garfield, Monument Canyon, and many of the geologic formations in the National Monument. On this tour, I (and other AOI speakers) give two different worldviews regarding the formation of the Uncompahgre Plateau, and in particular, the Colorado National Monument...

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Intellectualism

Posted on Dec 1, 2011 in Nuttings from the Front | 0 comments

I just received an email from a visitor to our website. She says: “Your website states: ‘A high percentage of youth from evangelical homes and churches reject their faith or are seriously weakened because of evolutionary indoctrination and other anti-God philosophies taught throughout our society.’ You have it wrong—these youth leave because they join an intellectually challenging world and realize your cult has brainwashed them.” I have to shake my head when I hear...

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Earth – It’s Just Right

Posted on Dec 1, 2011 in Creation Nuggets | 0 comments

The Bible tells us “In the beginning God created the heaven and the earth.” (Genesis1:1)  He tells us why He made the earth in Isaiah 45:18: “…God himself that formed the earth and made it; he hath established it, he created it not in vain, he formed it to be inhabited:…”  God made the earth to be lived in!  Today many scientists believe in an idea called the Anthropic Principle, which says that the universe seems to be carefully designed for the well-being of people.  Here...

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