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Dr. Henry M. Morris, Father of Scientific Creationism

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One courageous man doing the difficult thing can at times be enough to change the entire momentum of a battle. Dr. Henry Morris, the father of the Scientific Creation movement, was just such a man. Christian culture in America had long been losing its battle against the secular humanist worldview, but with the publication of The Genesis Flood1, Dr. Morris changed the momentum, and put acolytes of Darwinist evolution on the defense. For an entire century, academic life in America had been dominated by “evolution”, the idea that that life spontaneously generated out of non-life by sheer chance over billions of years of earth history.According to this model, which is the scientific undergirding for secular humanism, a single living cell had somehow arisen, and through a gradual process of reproduction, mutation and survival of the fittest, had given rise to increasingly complex multicellular organisms, including fish, amphibians, reptiles, birds, and finally mammals, including man.Despit…

Car Jack: A Short Story For Friends and Family

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*****Of all my mother's short stories, this is one of my favorites, and highlights the importance of our view of the world.

Car Jack: a Short City-Drama in the Vernacular It was supposed to be a “lark”, a “caper”; like something from a late night movie.We were just going to “borrow” a car, ride around for a couple of hours, then go back home.But here we are, and here we’re supposed to stay.
We had gone to a shopping center.A strip mall of clothing shops, fast food joints, and a health-food store.Rummy had the idea, and like dopes, we went along with it.He was the one who supplied the joints. He was the one who hyped us up.He should be here with us now, not safely out of it.
We saw this little old lady coming from the mall exit.She wore a dark coat, hat, gloves, and carried a shopping bag.Fumbling through her purse for her keys, she wasn’t paying attention to anything or anybody else as she went up to the old station wagon.She seemed kind of dazed when Rummy poked her in the back and…

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