Is the Bible unscientific? View of the earth

Many would say that the Bible unscientific. What’s the Bible’s view of the earth? Space flight gives better insight into early verse in Genesis. During the creation in Genesis it tells us that God separated the light from the darkness. That is an interesting phrase because it implies that light and darkness, day and night are both present at the same time on the surface of the earth…

Does Genesis fail scientific study? Day 1 Part 1

Let’s take a look at the sequence of events in the Biblical account of the creation of the world and ask “Does Genesis fail scientific study?” Is there is any science behind it. God made the earth, firstly without any vegetation, or inhabitants. It was a sphere consisting of one huge ocean, presumably, spinning on its axis, in dark, empty space…

Scientists who believe in the Genesis creation account

There are many scientists who believe Genesis to be factually true and who are Christian. On the TV, radio, magazines and papers we are regularly reminded – sometimes in very subtle ways – that science disproves Christianity, and that scientists are atheists. But this is not true. There are hundreds of scientists now, who do not believe in Darwin’s theory of Evolution…

Scientific Genesis? Days 2 and 3 Part 2

Scientific Genesis? How does the Bible deal with the creation of the atmosphere and the appearance of the land. Before scientists told us all the facts about the earth’s atmosphere, we may never have realised how important this invisible stuff really is! We now know how hostile space is, therefore the earth’s atmosphere is incredibly important to our survival…

How old are the stars?

How old are the stars, how old is the universe? Well, how old was Adam? The Bible tells us that God created Adam in this way: “… the Lord God formed the man from the dust of the ground and breathed into his nostrils the breath of life, and the man became a living being.” Adam’s apparent age was (say) 20 years only one second after he had been created…

Is Genesis scientific? Day 4 Part 3

Now we come to Day 4 of Creation in the Bible, so Is Genesis scientific? But we come to the most illogical verses – for the human brain. God NOW saw it fit to mention the Sun, moon, planets, and stars AFTER light had appeared on day 1 of Creation! But everyone knows that the Sun provides us with energy, heat and light. Even the most uncivilised and backward tribes know that the Sun provides us with heat and light… 

Genesis and science Day 5 and 6 Part 4

When we look at Genesis and science does it stand up? There is a very important phrase that is repeated 10 times throughout the Creation account, and that is “according to their kinds”.
Plants, trees, water creatures, birds, land creatures, animals, livestock, everything was “according to their kinds” (according to their species).
God designed and made…

[7] Turbulent, out of control lives

Noah had no sail or rudder, I wonder how he felt – powerless, not in control?
Our lives are sometimes swept along by strong currents and storms and it seems to be totally out of our control!
How strange to build a huge boat, without any form of propulsion, no sails, no oars, no engine, and even more strange, no way of steering it – no rudder!…