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CreationStudies Institute

The Creation Studies Institute was founded by Tom DeRosa in 1988 and has trained tens of thousands of men, women and children over the years with the Gospel of Jesus Christ and the beauty of His creation. They are currently focusing on bringing the power of creation to Central America. Find out more at

Apples on a tree, photo credit: Rachel Hamburg

Ideas about science Shape History

[Originally published as Great Ideas Change Perspective] Great ideas change the world! Men with carefully planned ideas and visions have achieved monumental feats. They have sent men to the moon, built a space station, and launched satellites to probe the depths…

June 9, 2020

mountains, desert, blue sky, with hiker

Climate Changing? What, Who, How?

[Originally published as Climate Control] In 1977, the worst winter of the century struck the United States. Artic cold ripped the Midwest for weeks on end. Great blizzards paralyzed cities of the Northeast. One desperate night in Buffalo, 8 people…

May 6, 2020

Catsetum saccatum, photo credit: Arne and Bent Larsen

Can You Figure Out a Way for This Orchid to Evolve?

[Originally published as Newly Discovered Mechanism in Tropical Orchid Defies Evolutionary Theory] [Editor’s note: Although the point should hold merit that: If some orchids developed this useful mechanism, why didn’t the rest? Evolutionists have ready answers for it (late development is…

March 25, 2020

Adelie Penguins on an Iceberg: ID 62125837 © Jonathan R. Green |

Flightless Birds, Evolutionary Advantage or Designer’s Creativity?

[Originally published as Birds of a Feather Flock Together] We have all heard the expression “birds of a feather flock together.” It is meant to describe that birds will stay within their own groups. Eagles flock with eagles, ducks with…

February 18, 2020

Facade of the Supreme Courthouse

Should Atheism and Its Tenets be Considered Religious? Conclusion

[Originally published as part 3 of The Worst Decision Never Appealed] …But I submit that the religious “nature” of Intelligent Design must not be as “readily apparent” to a ninth-grader as Judge Jones would have us believe. Among other things,…

January 10, 2020

Facade of the Supreme Courthouse

Should Atheism and Its Tenets be Considered Religious? A Legal History

[Originally published as part 2 of The Worst Decision Never Appealed] Roy Torasco was an atheist appointed by the Governor of Maryland to the office of Notary Public, but he was denied a commission because he would not declare his…

November 13, 2019

Christmas Island Robber Crab: ID 78010393 © Nijethorpe |

The Amazing Crab, Yet Another Puzzle for Evolution

[Originally published as The Great Crustacean Mystery] Did you hear about the crab that climbs trees at night to steal coconuts? It’s no joke. If you visit Christmas Island in the Indian Ocean, or some other south-west Pacific and Indian…

August 27, 2019

Ein Gedi Canyon Israel: photo credit: Rob Bye

The Rocks Speak Out

[Originally published as Can Rocks Talk?] There are several incidents in the Bible where there are references to rocks being able speak. The first takes place in the book of Joshua. Joshua was at the end of his ministry as…

July 17, 2019

Whale species size comparison: ID 138174032 © Punnawich Limparungpatanakij |

God’s Amazing Ocean Mammals: Whales

Illustration comparing whale species sizes, cartoon eyes added [Originally published as part of God’s Amazing Creatures] Did you know that the largest animal that ever lived is the Blue Whale and the body weight of that amazing mammal is many…

June 14, 2019

Tristram's Grackles at Masada ID 96006431 © |

Noticing what Jesus Noticed: Birds

[Originally published as: Let the Animals Teach Us: “Look at the Birds of the Air.”] Near the Sea of Galilee in Northern Israel, the Messiah preached a sermon on the mountainside that brought forth a moral manifesto that would shake…

April 28, 2019