Re: A case for Christianity that does use ID or YEC arguments

From: wallyshoes <>
Date: Fri Jan 30 2004 - 15:01:00 EST wrote:

> Dear list friends,
> I have a friend whose brother has attacked him for his Christian belief,
> chastising him for teaching his home-schooled children from a Christian
> perspective, which includes the doctrine of Creation. In defense, my
> friend has tried to use intelligent design arguments to show that evolution
> does not have all the answers such that it makes belief in God obsolete. I
> have worked hard to persuade my friend not to use the ID apologetic (I sent
> him one of Van Till's articles as well as the chapter on properly
> interpreting Genesis 1 from Charles Hummel's _Galileo Connection_). I
> could also send him Keith Miller's new book.
> However, I would like to find for him a good layperson-accessible article
> or book that he can use to defend theism and Christianity against his
> brother's evolution-and-science-make-belief-in-God obsolete rhetoric. I
> was wondering if any one can suggest a good, non-ID, stand-alone article or
> book written for this apologetic purpose (to a materialist/scientism
> audience). The classic "Mere Christianity" and even "Evidence that Demands
> a Verdict", although useful in their own contexts, don't address this
> audience very well.
> Sincerely,
> Douglas

I recently stumbled across a web site called

It may be of some help


Walt Hicks <>
In any consistent theory, there must
exist true but not provable statements.
(Godel's Theorem)
You can only find the truth with logic
If you have already found the truth
without it. (G.K. Chesterton)
Received on Fri Jan 30 15:04:25 2004

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