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Construction Materials The Bible says the Ark was to be built of “gopher wood”. “Gopher” is the actual Hebrew word. The NIV translates it “cypress wood”, however, this is only a guess. It was undoubtedly translated this way due to the fact that cypress wood is highly resistant to rot. The Design. Box Shape? The Biblical word for Ark is “tebah”. It is used 28 times in the OT and is only used of Noah’s Read More
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Evolution Memory Acrostic – FISH    Fossil evidence There is no evidence for how complex structures like a wing or an eye developed in small gradual changes. These structures are disadvantages not advantages unless they are nearly 100% fully formed. We have no fossil evidence showing a ¼ wing, ½ wing, etc. All higher categories of living things (fishes, reptiles, primates, etc.) all appear abruptly and have no transitional forms (part fins, part feet, etc.) Read More
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This is a song to designed to teach children of all ages the order of creation. However, I have found it to be the best way for a 45 year old man to remember what was created on each of the 6 days of creation.  The song is slightly altered from the traditional on day 5 & 6 to help me remember. Day 1 Day 1 God made light when there was none Day 2 Read More
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Rick Becomes an “evolutionist” I was a very liberal “evolutionist” from Junior High (when my science book/teacher convinced me evolution was true) until I was 27.  At the age of 27, I was at the University of Texas getting my MBA, partying 3-4 times a week, when my life changed dramatically.  I was home for Christmas (Idaho) and met a girl I really liked (Shannon) who was in Idaho for Christmas from Utah.  We fell Read More
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