Latest Articles by Dr. Georgia Purdom

  • May 8, 2011 from Answers Magazine

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

  • Blog
    Royally Christian
    May 5, 2011

    Last week I joined with two billion people around the world to watch the wedding of Prince William to Kate Middleton. I can remember as a child watching the

  • Blog
    President Obama—One God or Many gods?
    May 3, 2011

    On Sunday night as I was watching TV, my husband (who was on his computer) said, “Did you hear? Osama bin Laden is dead.” I quickly turned over to the news

  • Blog
    Calm Assurance Because He Lives
    April 28, 2011

    In church this past Easter Sunday we sang the Gaither classic, “Because He Lives.” As I sat there holding my daughter and singing the song, the second verse

  • Blog
    PZ Myers Encourages People to Abort Their Children
    April 26, 2011

    At our Apologetics Mega Conference in July I will be giving a presentation entitled “Eugenics and Abortion.” It’s one of those presentations that I know is

  • Blog
    Which Adam is “Non-essential” to the Gospel?
    April 21, 2011

    Over the past several weeks I have had the opportunity to present in the Creation Museum a scientific analysis of the crucifixion entitled, “The Anatomy and

  • Blog
    Evolutionist Challenges Mechanisms of Natural Selection and Mutation
    April 19, 2011

    Dr. Lynn Margulis is an evolutionary biologist and professor in the Department of Geosciences at the University of Massachusetts Amherst. She was married to the

  • April 19, 2011

    Eve: The original bad girl of the Bible. She left a legacy of sin and despair that still affects us today. But Eve also left a legacy of the hope of a Savior.

  • Blog
    Instant Evolution?
    April 14, 2011

    The headline read, “Instant Evolution in Whiteflies: Just Add Bacteria.”[1] Any time I see the words instant, speedy, or sudden together with evolution, I’m

  • Blog
    Enjoyed Manhattan, Kansas, That Is
    April 12, 2011

    Last week, I flew to Manhattan, Kansas (about two hours from Kansas City), and spoke at two events. I was so thankful I made my connecting flights in both

  • Blog
    Is God Like Santa Claus?
    April 7, 2011

    Last week, I received some material in the mail from a church. As I sifted through what they sent me, I came across a large paper “prayer rug” with a picture of

  • Blog
    Busy, Busy Weekend
    April 5, 2011

    When people ask me what my busy time of year is, I laugh and say January through July. And even when I think things might be calmer in the last five months of

  • Blog
    The Gospel and Marriage
    March 31, 2011

    A couple months ago I saw an article link posted on the Wretched website entitled, “Who pays for your spouse’s sin? Your spouse or Christ?” Intrigued, I clicked

  • Blog
    Shackled By A Heavy Burden
    March 29, 2011

    This morning on my way to work an old Gaither classic came on the radio, “He Touched Me.” It was the very first line, which I made the title of this blog post,

  • Blog
    Does “Till Death Do Us Part” Really Mean Physical Death?
    March 24, 2011

    Sadly, it looks like another celebrity divorce is about to take place. Melissa Gilbert and Bruce Boxleitner have decided to separate after 16 years of marriage

  • Blog
    Noah’s Ark and Flood—What Does It Really Mean?
    March 22, 2011

    Dan Lietha, AiG illustrator and cartoonist, recently sent me a link to the website of Skirball Cultural Center (in California) that used Noah’s Ark as a basis

  • Blog
    Anatomy and Physiology of the Crucifixion
    March 17, 2011

    For the past ten years, in multiple formats, I have given a presentation on the physical aspects of the crucifixion of Christ. It all started back in college

  • Blog
    Helping Children Wear Biblical Glasses
    March 15, 2011

    As I have noted in my blogs over the past few months, I have been teaching Sunday school for grades 1–3 at my church. Ten years ago, I’m not sure you could have

  • Blog
    Is The Virgin Birth Really That Important to the Christian Faith?
    March 10, 2011

    According to Rob Bell, founding pastor of Mars Hill Bible Church in Michigan and featured in the short films called NOOMA, the answer is no. Over the past few

  • Blog
    Save the Tree Octopus?
    March 8, 2011

    In this day and age, it is important to help our children discern truth from error. A friend recently sent me a news story entitled, “‘Tree Octopus’ is the

  • Alleged Alien Life in Meteorite
    March 7, 2011

    Headlines over the weekend boldly proclaimed that we are not alone in the universe. This assertion relies upon reports that a NASA scientist has discovered tiny fossils of alien life in a meteorite.

  • Blog
    Mother Teaches Four-year-old That Humans Are Animals
    March 3, 2011

    Last week, the well-known atheist blogger PZ Myers posted a guest blog on his site from a mother who explained how she taught humans are animals to her young

  • Blog
    Words Worth Repeating
    March 1, 2011

    A friend of mine recently shared this on her blog, and I thought it bore repeating. The words come from an old hymn that I had never heard before. As I read it,

  • Blog
    Skin Color—A Useful Tool for Teaching Evolution?
    Feb. 24, 2011

    According to Nina Jablonski, professor and head of the Department of Anthropology at Penn State, “The mechanism of evolution can be completely understood from


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