Lost any hope of finding meaning of life? Lost your desire to figure it out? Buried under a mound of idiotic propaganda on "science" and "animal" and "history" channels, news media, magazines and online mainstream websites? Give yourself a chance and read "Created Or Evolved" please?!!
Lost Radar? No, I am awaiting surgery and it takes almost every ounce of my strength to merely work from home and keep providing for my family. Meanwhile, Cowboy Bob aka Piltdown Superman has graciously kept posts coming in my stead. I've survived terrible accidents, a tumor, awakening just in time in the middle of a catastrophic fire, a MRSA infection, attempted murder and the stupidity of mountain climbing without proper equipment not to mention various youthful endeavors typical of my "Boomer" generation. Next month I have surgery which will either quickly restore me to close to normal or possibly bring me closer to my demise. I went from playing tennis and basketball to having trouble running to being barely able to walk in a fairly short time. I thank God for my life and I trust Him no matter what! So if I do not come back, it will be because I have left this life behind. I'll know in about a month.
When I do return (I am an optimist, after all), I will try to figure out what is wrong with the comments, as almost all of them are being filtered out by the Google spam engine and NOT by Bob. Anyway, I figured I could muster some energy and start a brilliant Creation.com article and hope you go there to finish reading it so that you have a chance (should you believe in evolution) to reorient yourself...
Where do we come from? Find your answer to the vital creation vs evolution question
Photos by Olaf Leillinger, wikipedia.org
Published: 25 June 2013 (GMT+10)Are you created or evolved?
Since Charles Darwin first published his Origin of Species in 1859, the idea that everything just evolved by itself over millions and billions of years has come to dominate our public media and educational institutions. Evolution is often spoken of as ‘fact’.
So it surprises many that there are an increasing number of voices speaking out against evolution. They say we are not evolved, but created. It’s even more of a surprise to discover many of those voices are from leading scientists across a range of disciplines. Not only are they pointing out the flaws in evolutionary theory, but they’re also showing that the evidence around us fits with the Bible’s account of the past, not evolution.
What is this evidence for creation that these scientists are pointing to? There’s lots. Here’s just a taste.
The design of living thingsIf we look at even just one aspect of our bodies, such as the dexterity of our hand, wrist and fingers, it speaks of design, and therefore, a Designer. Robotics engineers are still striving to copy that dexterity!1 And our movements are controlled by our brains—no mean feat! The immense complexity of the human brain, its creativity and power of abstract reasoning, with capacities vastly beyond that required for sheer survival, is perhaps the most obvious evidence for intelligent creation.2
And much more! E.g. it’s humorous now to look back on the prediction, by a scientist (J.B.S. Haldane) who believed that, because of evolution, no-one would ever find a wheel in nature.4 He was wrong, as this video clip (duration 1 minute, 26 seconds) of the world’s smallest rotary motor, the incredible ATP synthase enzyme present in all living things, shows:5
And there are linear motors, too, including the kinesin protein that ‘walks’ as it transports essential components to where they are needed in the cell, as this video (duration 1 minute, 11 seconds) shows:6
Note that every ‘step’ the kinesin protein takes requires one ATP molecule for energy—i.e. ATP which is generated by the rotary ATP synthase motor shown in the previous video clip. The eukaryotic cell needs both of these highly complex motors to be present and fully functional—and much more besides. No wonder the Psalmist wrote …
I praise you because I am fearfully and wonderfully made; your works are wonderful, I know that full well. (Psalm 139:14)… and the Apostle Paul said:
For since the creation of the world God’s invisible qualities—his eternal power and divine nature—have been clearly seen, being understood from what has been made, so that men are without excuse. (Romans 1:20)
There are many more videos and much more evidence to be seen if you read the rest here!
Hope to be back soon! Are you still here? Go read that article!!! Thanks!