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Defeating Atheism with Science
Many atheists claim that science disproves the Bible. Despite
these claims, science is actually quite consistent with Scripture.
Christians often feel unequipped to defend their faith in
this area -- but this need not be so.
Instead, any Christian can defend his or her faith against
any scientific claim from an atheist, even without knowing the
details of that particular claim. Why? Because science itself
Atheism, when taken to its logical conclusion, denies the
fundamental assumptions and requirements of science. Therefore, if
science is valid, then atheism must be false.
Join us as we discuss how Christians can defend their faith
in all areas of science. After a brief discussion of specific
evidence like fossils, radiometric dating, and intelligent design,
we'll dig deeper and see how science itself disproves atheism.
Understanding a few fundamental ideas about science are all that's
necessary for any Christian to be well-equipped in this area.
Spike worked for Lockeed Martin under the former United
States Space Command, advancing from Scientific Programmer Analyst
to Senior Systems Engineer before going into business for himself
as a Consultant, which enables him to spend more time with his
family, homeschooling his sons, and doing Creation ministry.
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- August 9th, 2014 --
Wonders of the West Gorge
- August 13th -
15th, 2014 -- Mount Adams Recon
- October 11th, 2014
-- Creation Mysteries of the Gorge
for details and registration.
Remembering Mount St. Helens
with Dr. Steve Austin and Dr. Keith Swenson: August 1st -
Mark your calendars now! Geologist Dr. Steve Austin and biologist
Dr. Keith Swenson will be our instructors / hosts for a Remembering
Mount St Helens seminar and field tour next summer. It is not too
early to pre-register for this two day event, which includes a
Friday seminar, optional field hikes the next morning, and a
barbeque and fellowship afterwards at the Seven Wonders Museum.
Serving with Logos Research Associates, Dr. Steve Austin is
on the cutting edge of research providing the scientific community
with geological evidence of a global flood. He holds a B.S. degree
from University of Washington, and a Ph.D. degree in geology from
Penn State University.
Dr. Austin will point out the significance of the geological
changes we see from the eruption of Mount St Helens in 1980,
through the new features that have formed over the last 34 years.
Dr. Keith Swenson will be speaking on Catastrophic
Biological Recovery - After 34 Years. Dr. Swenson teaches science
courses at Multnomah University. He holds a B.S. degree in zoology
and M.D. degree from Washington University. He will explain the
amazing biological recovery that occurred after the May 1980
eruption of Mount St Helens up to the present day.
For more details go to the website at: http://CreationAdventures.com
Or call Becky Gervais: (503) 510-4157
State Fair Creation Info Booth
August 22nd - September 1st, 2014
Last summer Ray Thompson and friends had a booth at the
Oregon State Fair giving away free DVDs (such as: God of Wonders,
Evolution vs. God) and creation materials from Answers in Genesis,
ICR, Creation Ministries International and Living Waters / Ray
Comfort ministries. Ray would like to do the same this summer with
a more attractive booth, using laminated digital printed banners
and signs. Booth volunteers do not argue or debate visitors at the
fair, but simply offer free creation materials that build and edify
the body of Christ and glorify Him as Creator of the heavens and
earth and all there is.
Assistance is needed in planning and manning the booth at the
Please contact Ray Thompson for further information at:
503-704-2880 (cannot receive texts).
Sandy River Day Walk
with Ralph Anderson: September 6th, 2014
Three million hours (about 350 years) ago, Mount
Hood erupted, sending hot ash and boulders larger than vans 8 miles
down the Sandy River, burying and destroying the existing trees
down the valley. Some burned cedar snags (dead trees) far enough
from the main channel remain standing and some that rotted away
have left tree wells that extend down to 30 feet deep.
Walk and drive on that devastation on September
Meet leader Ralph Anderson at the Zigzag Ranger
Station (off Hwy 26) to the south (upon entering Zigzag) at 9:00AM.
Bring your lunch and walking stick in case the
foot bridge has been removed. This is a 4 mile hike up and back
from the Ramona Falls parking lot.
No registration is necessary, but a forest parking
permit is required at the parking lot, obtainable at the ranger
station for $5.
For more info: call Ralph Anderson at 503-658-3046