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Avery Foley 30 Entries
Avery Foley

I am a freelance writer for Answers in Genesis-US, and recently moved to Kentucky from Ontario, Canada. I graduated summa cum laude with a Bachelor of Science in Religion from Liberty University and hold my Masters of Theological Studies from Liberty Baptist Theological Seminary.

Who Do You Put Your Hope In?

Our world is broken and death, suffering, pain, and moral evil plague mankind. This has been part of history for as long as anyone can remember. Yet despite the seeming inevitability of death, suffering, and moral evil, most people have…

January 20, 2016

Pastors–Stand up!

Few issues polarize our culture as much as issues of marriage and origins. But, sadly, those who think biblically on these issues are getting fewer and fewer, even within the church. Part of the reason is that most pastors are…

December 20, 2015

Evolutionary Ideas: Built On Shifting Sand

The Gospel writer Matthew records Jesus’ final words as He finished His Sermon on the Mount, “Therefore whoever hears these sayings of Mine, and does them, I will liken him to a wise man who built his house on the…

November 9, 2015

Teach Real History

I was recently visiting a new church and the pastor’s sermon illustration came from the book of 1 Samuel. The pastor was using the account of David and Goliath to illustrate a point he was making. But he began to…

June 1, 2015

Genesis and Marriage

Well over half of voters cast their vote as “yes” this Friday as Ireland became the first nation to legalize gay “marriage” by popular vote. Many people were shocked that the traditionally Catholic nation would vote so overwhelming “yes” to…

May 25, 2015

Why Be Moral?

I recently saw an atheist post that accused creationists of being “terrorists of the truth.” This writer was furious that creationists would dare to be intellectual terrorists and try and destroy what science had spent so long learning. Now, creationists…

May 12, 2015

Earth: Designed for Life

Thousands of enthusiastic adventurers have been applying for a chance to go to Mars as part of the first human colony on the Red Planet. But the more research that we do into what life on Mars would be like,…

May 4, 2015

Creationist Misconceptions About Evolution

In their enthusiasm to share the truth of Scripture from the very first verse and in their revulsion of anti-biblical, evolutionary ideas, many creationists use arguments that they shouldn’t use. These arguments often stem from misconceptions about what evolutionists actually…

April 27, 2015

Footprints of Evolution?

News sources have been eagerly reporting the exciting discovery of around one hundred human footprints in supposedly 1.5 million year old strata. Twenty-two of these footprints were reported in 2009 but researchers recently returned to study the area and discovered…

April 20, 2015

Biblical Authority and Abortion

What do the abortion debate and evolution have in common? Well, both stem from a rejection of biblical authority. Our Western culture used to base its thinking and its moral decisions on God’s Word but, largely since the onslaught of…

April 13, 2015