How the movies helped me reconcile faith and science

Writing about the relationship between faith and science for the blog series on National Geographic's "The Story of God" was one of my highlights from last year. I was honored to be asked to participate in the blog carnival, but I also had no idea how the project would also send me on my own faith journey.Discussing my views on the origins of the universe caused me to address questions I'd been wrestling with for years. I knew that the traditional Young Earth Creation views I'd been raised … [Read more...]

My evolving views on Creation

This post is part of a weekly series focused on the National Geographic Channel’s documentary miniseries “The Story of God with Morgan Freeman.” I’ll be tackling the topics of that series from a Christian perspective over the next weeks, posting on Tuesdays. This post is based on the next episode, “Creation,” which will air on 4/24 at 9 p.m.Growing up in a conservative Baptist church, I was taught that evolutionists were only slightly better than satanists. Scientists who subscribed to the th … [Read more...]