Latest Articles by Dr. Georgia Purdom

  • Blog
    Apologetics Mega Conference and Eugenics
    Feb. 17, 2011

    I encourage you to attend the Apologetics Mega Conference that AiG will be hosting later this year in Kentucky. Please go the website for more information. The

  • Blog
    Your Children Are Watching
    Feb. 15, 2011

    A few days ago I was reading a newsletter from a church we previously attended, and the following paragraph written by the youth leaders really hit home: Our

  • Blog
    Water Flea Has More Genes Than Humans!
    Feb. 10, 2011

    The water flea, genus Daphnia, is a small (1–5 mm) crustacean known to inhabit bodies of water all over the world. Its genome (DNA in the nucleus) was recently

  • Blog
    Victory in Jesus
    Feb. 8, 2011

    On the radio yesterday the song “Victory in Jesus” came on the Christian station I was listening to. It’s one of my favorite hymns because it really emphasizes

  • Blog
    Research Is Lacking—Agreed!
    Feb. 3, 2011

    However, the research that I am referring to—and the lack thereof—is that of Stephen S. Young, the author of a letter to the editor entitled, “Research is

  • Blog
    Encouragement from Fellow Brothers and Sisters in Christ
    Feb. 1, 2011

    Last week after my blogs posted concerning the negative feedback I was receiving from the atheist community concerning what I teach in Sunday school (see here

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    What Should We Be Teaching in Sunday School?
    Jan. 27, 2011

    As I wrote on Tuesday, a comment I made in a blog last week has received a lot of attention from the atheists. I thought I would share a few additional comments

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    Teaching Sunday School is Child Abuse?
    Jan. 25, 2011

    Last week I wrote a blog about the John Freshwater case, and in closing, included the following statement: I teach Sunday school for first through third grade,

  • Jan. 25, 2011

    Dr. Purdom dissects the evidence found in DNA for clues to its origin and finds the processes touted by evolutionists are greatly embellished.

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    Evolution—“One of the greatest challenges to Christian faith”
    Jan. 20, 2011

    A few weeks ago Dr. Albert Mohler, president of Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, posted an article on his website entitled, “No Buzzing Little Fly — Why

  • Blog
    Scientists and Science Should Not Be Questioned According to a Local School Board
    Jan. 18, 2011

    For several years the Mount Vernon (Ohio) local school board has been dealing with a case involving an eighth grade science teacher, Mr. John Freshwater. Mr.

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    A Presumed Oxymoron: Research Scientist and Creationist
    Jan. 13, 2011

    Recently Dr. Menton, Dr. Snelling, and I wrote an editorial entitled, “Some scientists also embrace creationism” for the Lexington Herald-Leader in response to

  • Blog
    Car Trouble and Hope
    Jan. 11, 2011

    Last week, my car decided to die. It’s been on its last leg for a while now but the current repair bill was just too high for a car of its age and mileage. My

  • Blog
    The Gain of Poverty?
    Jan. 6, 2011

    I recently read an article in Trends in Genetics (a secular, technical, peer-reviewed scientific journal) entitled, “A golden age for evolutionary genetics?

  • Blog
    Shermer—Purdom Debate on YouTube
    Jan. 4, 2011

    In 2009, Dr. Michael Shermer, Executive Director of the Skeptics Society and Founding Publisher of Skeptic magazine, visited the Creation Museum with some

  • Blog
    Looking Back and Looking Forward
    Dec. 30, 2010

    I can honestly say it’s been a good year with a lot of good things happening. Professionally, I saw the introduction of Answers for Women, a ministry outreach

  • Blog
    O Holy Night
    Dec. 28, 2010

    I thought today I would share with you the words (at least the first verse) of my favorite Christmas song. It almost never fails to bring tears to my eyes when

  • Blog
    Christmas Memories and My Mom
    Dec. 23, 2010

    Christmas is one of my favorite times of year. I decorate a lot—lighted garlands around the windows, the Christmas village around the tree from pieces I have

  • Blog
    American Atheist Christmas Campaign
    Dec. 21, 2010

    The title of this blog seems rather paradoxical. Why would an organization that doesn’t believe in God have a campaign promoting a Christian holiday? Well, when

  • Blog
    Thrilled About the Ark
    Dec. 16, 2010

    As many of you know AiG has announced plans for Ark Encounter, which will include an Ark built to biblical proportions. When I told my daughter Elizabeth about

  • Blog
    Evolution on the Web for Kids
    Dec. 14, 2010

    A few weeks ago I blogged about my happiness that there were no new “evolution toys” at a website that promotes evolution for kids. However, the site continues

  • Blog
    The First Christmas Town
    Dec. 9, 2010

    For all my readers, I hope that you’ll be able to visit the Creation Museum at this special time of year when we present our free outdoor nativity and light

  • Blog
    I Get Email from Compromised Christian Leaders
    Dec. 7, 2010

    A few weeks ago, I wrote a blog about a new translation of the Bible known as the Common English Bible (CEB). There are numerous problems with this liberal

  • Blog
    No New “Evolution Toys”—Yeah!
    Dec. 2, 2010

    Last year I blogged about a website that sells evolution-themed toys and apparel for children. I decided to revisit the site this year and see if they were


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