• Is there real evidence for either side in this controversy?
• Why does the past or the issue of origins matter if you are a Christian?
• Creation, evolution, intelligent design, theistic evolution are these views compatible?
Do the questions of creation, evolution, and the Bible seem to be too complicated and confusing? Do you want to know more about why the issue remains one for the Church today, yet don't want to end up reading mind-numbing details? Whatever your stance on this issue, you will find Creation & Evolution to be both interesting and easy to understand. Presenting the best information on both sides of the debate, the book takes you on a fascinating discovery of the issues and their relevance to your faith. With an engaging style, diverse points, and numerous quotes of interest, the book is a fast-track guide to understanding why God is found in the details of this critical debate.
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Table of Contents
1 In the Beginning: A Good Place to Start 9
2 The Evidence: Hold On… Not So Fast! 32
3 Something from Nothing: The Origin of the Universe 48
4 From Soup to Nuts: The Origin of Life 62
5 The Fossil Record: A View to the Past 74
6 The Genetic Record: What's Going on Inside? 95
7 Monkey Business: The Origin of Mankind 139
8 The Best Evidence for Creation: It May Come as a Surprise! 158
9 A Time Bomb: The Old Earth/Young Earth Debate 178
10 The Age of the Earth: Biblical Considerations 188
11 The Age of the Earth: Scientific Evidence 207
12 Intelligent Design: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly 226
13 The Most Important Chapter 259
14 Wrapping Things Up: Some Practical Advice 266
Appendix A Presuppositional Apologetics 286