Latest Articles by Dr. Georgia Purdom

  • Blog
    The Gold Rush Is Over But the Treasure of God’s Word Remains
    Aug. 2, 2011

    It’s good to be blogging again! Life was really crazy the past two weeks so I was forced to break my bi-weekly blog habit, but I’m back in the saddle again (no

  • Blog
    Can AiG's VBS Be Used in Other Formats?
    July 15, 2011

    I answered that I had used it in a children’s church format and it worked very well. I thought some of you might be interested in how I did it.

  • Blog
    Glory, Glory, Glory
    July 12, 2011

    This morning, on my way to work a familiar song came on the radio that I haven’t heard in a long time entitled, “I Bowed On My Knees and Cried Holy.” I don’t

  • Blog
    Five Years in Review
    July 7, 2011

    It’s hard for me to believe, but mid-June marked the beginning of my 6th year with Answers in Genesis. I guess I keep so busy that the time just seems to fly

  • Blog
    “I Almost Didn’t Come Today”
    July 5, 2011

    This was a comment a woman made to me after I spoke at the IFCA (Independent Fundamental Churches of America) Women’s Conference held this past week in

  • Blog
    Galapagos Adventure—Days 14 and 15
    June 30, 2011

    Yesterday we had an early start to hike to the top of a large cinder cone on Bartolome Island. This area has had a lot of volcanic activity in the recent past

  • Blog
    Galapagos Adventure—Day 13
    June 29, 2011

    Yesterday morning we took a panga ride around Black Turtle Cove off the coast of Santa Cruz. It was nice to ride instead of walk for a change! The highlight of

  • Blog
    Galapagos Adventure—Day 12
    June 28, 2011

    Yesterday we spent the day exploring Santiago. For our first exploration we landed on a black beach and were surrounded by places where the ocean had worn away

  • Blog
    Galapagos Adventure—Day 11
    June 23, 2011

    Yesterday our first stop was on the rocky beaches of Fernandina, the youngest island in the Galapagos. It is home to one of the largest populations of marine

  • Blog
    Galapagos Adventure—Day 10
    June 22, 2011

    We spent most of yesterday traveling around the island of Isabela and taking it easy on the boat. The movement of the boat made me seasick in the morning, so I

  • Blog
    Galapagos Adventure—Day 9
    June 21, 2011

    Yesterday was the first of several days we will spend visiting Isabela. It is one of the youngest islands with five active volcanoes. On the panga ride to the

  • Blog
    Galapagos Adventure—Day 8
    June 16, 2011

    Yesterday we visited the island of Santa Cruz. This island has about 12,000 people that reside in the coastal town of Puerto Ayora. The town is also home to the

  • Blog
    Galapagos Adventure—Day 7
    June 15, 2011

    Yesterday we visited Santa Fe Island and the Plaza Islands. We saw many different birds on Santa Fe including the Galapagos dove, Galapagos mockingbird, and the

  • Blog
    Galapagos Adventure—Day 6
    June 14, 2011

    Today we visited the island of Floreana. It is also one of the oldest islands and has some 50 peaks, each of which represents an inactive volcano. It’s hard to

  • Blog
    Galapagos Adventure—Day 5
    June 9, 2011

    As I write this blog, it is morning and I’m looking out my cabin window at what seems like an endless sea of blue. Yesterday we visited Española, the southern-

  • Blog
    Galapagos Adventure—Day 4
    June 8, 2011

    We traveled by plane for a little over two hours today to arrive at San Cristobal, Galapagos Islands. We entered through the National Park queue and were met by

  • Blog
    I'm Back!
    June 7, 2011

    After two weeks in the Galapagos Islands, I arrived home on Sunday morning after 24 hours of flights and layovers. It was such a relief to hear the immigration

  • Blog
    Galapagos Adventure—Days 2 and 3
    May 24, 2011

    Galapagos Adventure—Day 2 Today was mainly a travel day from Atlanta to Quito, Ecuador. The trip was uneventful and that is always a good thing. It was neat to

  • Blog
    Galapagos Adventure—Day One
    May 23, 2011

    I had an uneventful trip (the best kind!) to Atlanta, Georgia, this morning. This is the first leg of my journey to the Galapagos. The Living Science group I am

  • Blog
    Adventure in the Galapagos Islands
    May 19, 2011

    In three days I leave for on my great adventure to the Galapagos Islands! I will be traveling with a homeschool group out of Atlanta, Georgia, called Living

  • Blog
    Get Gold Fever!
    May 17, 2011

    This year, I am directing the VBS at my church and am so glad that our pastor agreed to use AiG’s Gold Rush VBS. I have never directed a VBS in my life. I’ve

  • Blog
    Bacteria Keep “Outsmarting” Antibiotics
    May 12, 2011

    While antibiotics are still a very essential and useful weapon in our modern-day warfare against bacterial infections, their effectiveness has been thwarted by

  • Blog
    Extreme Couponing and Priorities
    May 10, 2011

    Several weeks ago I decided to watch the show Extreme Couponing. This show has received a lot of media attention and I’ve heard some people talk about it, so I

  • May 8, 2011 from Answers Magazine

    Knowing how to balance our responsibilities is never easy, but God has not left us in the dark.


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