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Grateful for Keller and Duncan’s Stand on Adam and Eve

October 08, 2017

Dr. Timothy Keller is the widely known and respected founder of Redeemer Presbyterian Church in New York City, vice president of The Gospel Coalition (TGC),……

Adam & Eve

Homochirality: A Big Challenge for the Naturalistic Origin of Life

October 02, 2017

Just like every debate has two sides so, also, do some molecules. This two-sidedness is especially the case with the building block molecules that comprise……

Life in the Lab

Is the Eternal Home of the Redeemed a Restored Earth?

October 16, 2017

Lately, I have been bombarded on my Facebook and Twitter pages with this question. It frequently comes up, too, during my radio interviews and at……

Christian Issues

Neutron Star Merger Produces a Kilonova and Valuable Metals

October 23, 2017

On October 16, the physicists and astronomers who comprise the LIGO and Virgo research teams announced the detection of a fifth gravity wave event. Radio……

Galaxy Design

The Cell's Design

Dollo’s Law at Home with a Creation Model, Reprised*

September 12, 2017

Published posthumously, Thomas Wolfe's 1940 novel, You Can't Go Home Again-considered by many to be his most significant work-explores how brutally unfair the passage of……

Challenges to Evolution

Evolutionary Paradigm Lacks Explanation for Origin of Mitochondria and Eukaryotic Cells

October 03, 2017

One of my favorite U2 songs is "I Still Haven't Found What I'm Looking For." For me, it's a reminder that because of Christ, my……


The Human Genome: Copied by Design

September 19, 2017

The time my wife Amy and I spent in graduate school studying biochemistry were some of the best days of our lives. But it wasn't……


Whale Vocal Displays Make Beautiful Case for a Creator

September 26, 2017

A few weeks ago, I did something I always wanted to do. I listened to the uncut, live version of the Allman Brothers' Mountain Jam……



Disappointment with Other Christians

October 10, 2017

Jesus's resurrection is at the very heart of historic Christianity. In fact, the bodily resurrection of Jesus Christ is both a central doctrinal belief of……

Christian Life

Feed on the Faith: Grace-Oriented Spiritual Renewal

October 03, 2017

Over the course of more than 30 years of work in the field of Christian apologetics, there have been a number of times that I……

Christian Life

Take Up and Read: Augustine through the Ages

October 17, 2017

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……


Take Up and Read: Engaging Unbelief

September 26, 2017

A very brief introduction to these important Christian texts will motivate today's believers, as St. Augustine was called to in his dramatic conversion to Christianity,……

Book Reviews

Theorems & Theology

Do Devils Evolve?

July 20, 2017

I was extremely sad a few years ago to hear that the real Tasmanian devils were being devastated by a transmissible form of cancer. Recent……

Natural Selection

Too Little Knowledge or Infinite Potential for Discovery?

August 30, 2017

Even the brightest, like a Hawking, an Einstein, or a Ross only knows a fraction of what can be known. Do we corporately even possess……


Vintage Saints and Sinners

August 03, 2017

Anyone who has the desire to walk through the doors of the Bonhoeffer House (near the Grounds of the University of Virginia) for discussions centered……

Book Reviews

What Best Accounts for Our Sense of Morality?

September 21, 2017

Anyone who has the desire to walk through the doors of the Bonhoeffer House (near the Grounds of the University of Virginia) for discussions centered……


Impact Events

A Bad Weather Day for M Dwarfs

May 26, 2017

On August 24, 2016, the European Southern Observatory announced the discovery of a planet around our nearest star, Proxima Centauri. Six months later, NASA announced……

Life on Other Planets

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……


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

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