Latest Articles by Dr. Georgia Purdom

  • Blog
    Great Ministry at Defending the Faith Conference
    Aug. 3, 2010

    It has been a crazy two weeks, as you might have guessed since I didn’t even have a chance to blog last week. My family had a great time at the Defending the

  • Blog
    Marriage and Mass Media
    July 22, 2010

    As promised, today I will give you a sneak peek at my new presentation for women entitled, “Separate But Equal: Building A One Flesh Marriage.” I gave the

  • Blog
    Women of the Year
    July 20, 2010

    I am very excited today to give three presentations in the women’s track at the Defending the Faith Conference here in Tennessee. This is the first time that we

  • Blog
    Baseball Vs. Church
    July 15, 2010

    I was talking to a friend of mine in church a few weeks ago about my desire to get my daughter Elizabeth enrolled in T-ball or softball next summer. She was

  • Blog
    Great Is Your Faithfulness
    July 13, 2010

    I’ve got to say that the last few weeks have been difficult. Both professionally and personally there have been a few highs and a lot of lows. I have felt like

  • Blog
    True Woman Conference 2010—Indianapolis
    July 8, 2010

    Answers in Genesis is privileged this year to be sponsors and exhibitors at two of the True Woman Conferences. We had a great time in Chattanooga (see my

  • Blog
    Freedom or Not?
    July 6, 2010

    Although previously unfamiliar with the case, I was saddened but not surprised to learn that the Supreme Court has ruled favorably for humanists once again.

  • Blog
    Cars and the Curse
    July 1, 2010

    I’m a big fan of cars in general. They allow me to go from one place to another relatively quickly. For a number of years I lived in Amish country and I believe

  • Blog
    Genetic Mutations and God's Sovereignty
    June 29, 2010

    A good friend of mine recently discovered that her son has a genetic disorder called Williams syndrome. It affects him physically, developmentally, and

  • Blog
    Blessed Assurance
    June 24, 2010

    I was listening to the local Christian radio station the other day when this familiar hymn came on. I was in the midst of preparing a presentation on parenting

  • Blog
    Evolution and My Cochlear Implant
    June 22, 2010

    A couple months ago, I responded to a skeptic who commented on my blog about an event I spoke at in Montana. Interestingly, a response by RBH to the skeptic’s

  • Blog
    Have You Ever Had One of Those Weeks?
    June 17, 2010

    Have you ever had one of those weeks when you just feel melancholy and you can’t figure out why? That’s the kind of week I’m having. Every day I have had this

  • Blog
    And the Humanist of the Year Is . . .
    June 15, 2010

    Bill Nye the Science Guy. That’s right. The quirky and very likable host of a children’s TV show by the same name was awarded the 2010 Humanist of the Year

  • Blog
    Life Under the Microscope
    June 10, 2010

    Last Friday (June 4), I was interviewed on the radio show Sound Rezn, aired on American Family Radio. I discussed the science behind the recent media frenzy

  • Blog
    Parenting and the Government
    June 8, 2010

    I’m really looking forward to our upcoming Defending the Faith conference in Sevierville, Tennessee. Right now I’m busy preparing a presentation on parenting

  • Blog
    It Is Well with My Soul
    June 3, 2010

    I thought I would share with you today another of my favorite hymns, “It Is Well with My Soul” by Horatio Spafford. Most people know that the writer of the song

  • Magazine Article
    DNA in the Kitchen
    June 3, 2010 from Answers Magazine

    In case you thought DNA was a subject only for science classes and high-tech laboratories, think again! You can isolate a lump of DNA in your own kitchen.

  • Blog
    Deadly Disclosures
    June 1, 2010

    I am a big fan of fictional Christian romance/mystery/action novels. The time I have available to leisure read is small, so I’m rather picky about what I read.

  • Blog
    Public schools, graduation, and church
    May 27, 2010

    A headline in our local paper grabbed my attention: “Schools defend holding graduation in church.”1 According to the article, the American Civil Liberties Union

  • Book Chapter
    Did People Like Adam and Noah Really Live Over 900 Years of Age?
    May 27, 2010 from The New Answers Book 2

    The Bible teaches that the early patriarchs often lived to be nearly 1,000 years old and even had children when they were several hundred years old!

  • Blog
    The School Year in Review
    May 25, 2010

    My daughter Elizabeth will finish Kindergarten later this week, so I thought this would be an opportune time to contemplate not only how she has grown

  • Blog
    Deep Love of Jesus
    May 20, 2010

    In today’s blog below, I have posted the lyrics to a favorite hymn of mine that I just can’t seem to get out of my head lately. It is a great reminder of

  • Blog
    Fossils and Fun
    May 18, 2010

    This past weekend, my family decided to explore more of the wonderful state of Indiana, in which we reside. My husband really likes to drive, so we sometimes

  • Blog
    Wonders of the Cell
    May 13, 2010

    Last year at Creation College 3, I had the privilege of giving a presentation called “Wonders of the Cell.” I will admit that as a molecular/cell biologist,


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