Our Amazing Moon – Its Purpose

– In the book of Genesis, we’re told that God created the Moon on the fourth day, to be for light in the firmament of the heaven. It was also to be for signs, seasons, days and years. Our Moon is the most visually stunning celestial object in the night because it is so easy … Read More

Happy New Year? The Sothis Connection

– Why haven’t we ever heard of Sothis? You might know it better by its Latin name, Sirius. At 8 light years away, Sirius has a magnitude of -1.4, making it the brightest appearing star in the heavens, besides our sun. The ancient Egyptians recognized that the rising of Sothis, or Sirius, just before dawn … Read More

If the Foundations be Destroyed… – Foundations of Faith

– Charles Spurgeon, sometimes referred to as the “Prince of Preachers” said that one day people “will speak, amid roars of laughter, of evolution; and the day will come, when there will not be a child but will look upon it as being the most foolish notion that ever crossed the human mind.” 2255.221 He … Read More

The Hebrew Word ‘Kesiyl’ – Another Notch in Orion’s Belt

– In ancient Greek literature, Homer and Hesiod refer to Orion as an important constellation, and give us a mythological account of Orion as a great hunter, before he was immortalized as a constellation in the sky. Long before those accounts, Biblical sources offer multiple references to what is translated into English as Orion. In … Read More

The Pleiades: The Seven Sisters

– Everyone’s familiar with the Trojan horse, but you might be asking: “what does the Trojan horse have to do with astronomy”. Well, Virgil wrote of the Trojan horse and the Trojan wars and Homer did also, in 750 B.C., in the Iliad and Odyssey. Both Homer and Virgil also wrote of the Pleiades or … Read More

If the Foundations be Destroyed… – Public Opinion

– If the foundations be destroyed, what can the righteous do? A Barna Group Study gives us insight into what the general public believe when it comes to religion, and it isn’t encouraging…”Among individuals who describe themselves as Christians, close to half believe that Satan does not exist, and one-third contend that Jesus sinned while … Read More

If the Foundations be Destroyed… – Was Darwin “Founded”?

– If the foundations be destroyed, what can the righteous do? Even the famous evolutionist Charles Darwin acknowledged a Creator in the closing comments of his book “On The Origin of Species.” He says: “There is grandeur in this view of life, with its several powers, having been originally breathed by the Creator into a … Read More

If the Foundations be Destroyed… – Foundations of University

– If the foundations be destroyed, what can the righteous do? A very important question asked by King David in the eleventh Psalm, now more relevant than ever. Universities once proud of their stand on promoting Christian principles, are now very proud of the diversity of world religions that they tolerate and even encourage. Harvard … Read More

If the Foundations be Destroyed… – Sir Isaac’s Apple

– If the foundations be destroyed, what can the righteous do? Sir Isaac Newton was, and still is, a great influence in science. His legendary work on gravity, said to have been spurred by an apple falling from a tree, has become an iconic part of history. So, what was this great scientist’s foundation of … Read More

If the Foundations be Destroyed… – Foundations of Science

– If the foundations be destroyed, what can the righteous do? While the Bible plays a much less central role in science today, many of the greatest minds in science had the solid foundation of belief in a Creator. The astronomer Johannes Kepler spent most of his time in Austria, and in Prague, where he … Read More

Walking on the Moon

– On October 4, 1957, Russian scientists launched the first artificial satellite into space. This event brought on what is known as “The Space Race” when the U.S. and Russia were competing with each other in the advancement of space technology. This race cost America over 20 billion dollars and lasted until the year 1975. … Read More

Where is the Heavy Metal?

– The Big Bang is supposed to have produced the elements Hydrogen and Helium, and we are led to believe that from these two, all 118 of the elements that make up the periodic table were formed. Is that possible? Let’s take a quick look at science. Hydrogen, is one electron and one proton. Deuterium, … Read More

Supernovae

– A supernova is a star that has reached a critical point, and explodes, normally in a spectacular display of light. Based on the Big Bang theory, shortly after an explosion 14 billion years ago, stars began forming and exploding frequently, and as the first stars went supernova (or exploded), they gave rise to a … Read More

How The Stars Were Formed

– Evolutionary cosmology indicates that after the Big Bang, an unlikely event took place which brought particles of matter together forming clouds of gas, and subsequently stars. But in scientific law: There is no gas known to man that clumps together. It always pushes apart. It is a physical law that gas in a vacuum … Read More

Theistic Evolution – A False Religion

– Today, there is an ever increasing demand for tolerance in our churches. Many require that Biblical views be compromised in order that they might agree with what is regarded as science – compromise without regards to the cost. Reinterpretation of Genesis in order to justify a local flood, theistic evolution, day age, progressive creation, … Read More

An Explosion In Space

– Some scientists would tell us that 14 billion years ago, an event took place that created the universe from nothing. This explosion has no place in Biblical history, yet some Christians have come to believe in current science more than the Word of God. Even so, the Bible actually refers to the big bang. … Read More

What is the Big Bang?

– The Big Bang theory is a popular cosmological theory that attempts to explain the creation of the Universe through chance. The Big Bang states that around 14 billion years ago, all of the matter in the Universe was compacted into a very small, very dense point This matter suddenly exploded, and sent debris in … Read More

…A Thousand Years As One Day

– One popular argument for Theistic Evolutionists is the scripture in 2 Peter which states “…One day is with the Lord as a thousand years, and a thousand years as one day.” But Greek prose is vastly different from the Hebrew writing styles found in Genesis, and there is no indication that “day” means anything … Read More

Why Young Earth?

– Many people don’t understand the importance of believing in a literal 6 day creation. Most Hebrew scholars agree that the wording used in the Creation account indicates literal 24 hour days. An old Earth view gives rise to many ungodly theories such as death before sin, human-primate origins, a chance cosmos, and other speculative … Read More

Is the Big Bang Biblical?

– A question on many Christians minds today is: Is the Big Bang Biblical? Well, let’s look at the big bang theory, and see how it stands up to the historical record of creation in the Bible. The Bible states that in the beginning, God created the heavens and the earth from void, or nothing. … Read More

What’s In A Day…

– The book of Genesis describes a 7 day creation week. But were they really days, or long spans of time as some teachers would have you believe? Scholars conclude that it is most likely: The Hebrew word ‘yom’, or day, as found in the creation account refers to a literal, 24 hour day- and … Read More

The Crab Nebula

– The Crab Nebula, also known as Messier 1, was the very first of 110 objects to be catalogued by the French astronomer Charles Messier. He mistook this nebula for a comet upon first observation, and thus began the famous Messier catalogue. This colorful nebula is quite bright, and fairly easy to spot using a … Read More

Biblical Exegesis

– The scriptures tell us that in the beginning, God created the heaven and earth in six days. The account uses the Hebrew word “yom” preceded by the number of each day, and clarified with the definition “evening and morning”. So why, then, do we have Christians settling for a stretched interpretation of those passages, … Read More

Creation: The Foundation of our Faith

– We read a thought-provoking question in Psalms “If the foundations be destroyed, what can the righteous do?” Today more than ever, this question warns us of the dangers of an ever increasing attack on the foundations of our faith. And what better way to go back to our foundations, than the very beginning itself: … Read More

Sirius: The Dog Days of Summer

WATCH VIDEO HERE: Also known as the ‘Dog Star’, Sirius is thought to be 8.6 light years away. It is actually a binary or double-star system, composed of the primary star, Sirius A, and the faint Sirius B beside it. Some observers refer to these two as Sirius and his pup. The hottest part of … Read More

Who Is Messier?

– Picking up an astronomy magazine, one might find a photo of the gorgeous Messier 42 or come across the spectacular Messier 13. Search the web for galaxies, and you might see Messier 101, or come across Messier 51. But what is this Messier, and what does it mean? Charles Messier was a Frenchman who … Read More

The Whirlpool Galaxy

– Situated in the constellation Canes Venatici, we find the breathtaking Whirlpool Galaxy, also known as M51. This stunning object in the night sky appears as one large spiral galaxy feeding into another much smaller one. The primary galaxy was discovered by Charles Messier in 1774, however, its companion galaxy was not discovered until 1781 … Read More

Fact and Theory

– Today, many people reference the Big Bang theory as fact. Many just accept it as fact because of their peer’s belief in it. However, just a few examples of widely believed theories that were superseded by newer theories make it plain as the saying goes: “Wishing don’t make it so.” The long-held theory of … Read More