Latest Articles by Dr. Georgia Purdom

  • 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,

  • Blog
    Motherless and Childless
    May 11, 2010

    From a biblical perspective we see that God holds mothers in high regard. He commands children to honor and obey their mother and father (Exodus 20:12;

  • Blog
    Public School and the 7 C's
    May 6, 2010

    My daughter Elizabeth is six years old and just finishing Kindergarten in our local public school. She has a great teacher, and her first year has been filled

  • Book Chapter
    Is the Intelligent Design Movement Christian?
    May 6, 2010 from The New Answers Book 2

    Intelligent design can be defined as a theory that holds that “certain features” of living things were designed by an “intelligent cause” as opposed to being formed through purely natural means.

  • Blog
    Encouragement From a Friend
    May 4, 2010

    A friend of mine, Everett, has faced some recent difficulties in his life and decided to write a letter to his friends testifying about what God was doing

  • Blog
    Responding to a Critic
    April 29, 2010

    I’ve been active in social media (blogging, Facebook and Twitter) for several months now, and have really enjoyed the interactions I’ve had with people. From

  • Blog
    Surprised by VBS
    April 27, 2010

    If you are a regular reader of my blog you will likely remember that I attended the True Woman 2010 conference in Chattanooga, Tennessee, last month. Answers in

  • Blog
    The World Is a Noisy Place!
    April 22, 2010

    Activation (in other words, “turning on”) of my cochlear implant (CI) was Monday, and it was quite an experience. The whole process took four hours with a lot

  • Blog
    Beautiful in Bozeman, Montana
    April 20, 2010

    I was privileged this past weekend to speak at a conference sponsored by MORE (Montana Origins Research Effort) and held at Grace Bible Church. I have never

  • Blog
    How Could a Loving God Allow Babies to Die?
    April 15, 2010

    My friends, John and Tina, are missionaries in Australia. They have been married for 20 years, and last year they found out they were pregnant for the first

  • Blog
    What About Eugenics and Planned Parenthood?
    April 13, 2010

    This is the title of a chapter I wrote for the New Answers Book 3 that is now available for purchase online and in the museum bookstore. I tell people that it

  • Blog
    Can You Defend the Christian Worldview? Part 2
    April 8, 2010

    I apologize that it has taken me several weeks to finish this series, but with my surgery and speaking schedule I just wasn’t able to find the time. As you may

  • Blog
    The Gospel from the Beginning
    April 6, 2010

    In Sunday school class yesterday, we were discussing ways in which we would share the Gospel with someone. Everyone in the class knows I work for Answers in

  • Blog
    Speaking in Bozeman, Montana
    April 1, 2010

    For all of my “western” followers, I will be speaking in Bozeman, Montana, at Grace Bible Church on April 16–18. The conference entitled “Fact Over Fiction:

  • Magazine Article
    One Race
    April 1, 2010 from Answers Magazine

    We all have the same basic brown pigment, and we belong to one race—the human race—descended from Adam.

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