Understanding the Evidence for an Ancient Earth

Understanding evidence

March 7 & 8, 2014

On Friday, March 7, 2014, the workshop is held in Hostetter Chapel, Fellowship Hall. This session is reserved for pastors and a $10 registration fee is required to guarantee a seat—see below for details. On Saturday, March 8, 2014, the workshop is held in Kline Hall, room 120. This session is free and open to the public, with seats available on a first-come basis.

Dr. Gregg Davidson

geologist, author of “When Faith and Science Collide: A Biblical Approach to Evaluating Evolution and the Age of the Earth”

Dr. Ken Wolgemuth

petroleum geologist and short-course instructor, founder of Solid Rock Lectures

Dr. Joel Duff

molecular biologist, host of science-faith blog “Naturalis Historia”


From the Speakers

Though our love for science is considerable, it pales in comparison to our love and devotion to our Lord Jesus Christ. We are committed to the authority and inerrancy of Scripture. We affirm the core doctrines of the Christian faith, including the reality of miracles and the bodily resurrection of Christ. We further assert that modern science, as delightful as it may be, is not necessary to understand the central message of any Scripture.

Schedule

UNDERSTANDING THE EVIDENCE FOR AN ANCIENT EARTH:
The Bible, Evolution and Age

9 a.m. Introduction

9:15 a.m. “Biblical and Historical Considerations”
—Dr. Gregg Davidson

10:15 a.m. Break

10:30 a.m. “Earth history: Why geologists think the
age question has been answered”
—Dr. Ken Wolgemuth

11:30 a.m. Q&A

Noon Lunch (dining options on campus)
1 p.m. “Demystifying Evolution
(It’s probably not what you think.)”
—Dr. Joel Duff

2 p.m. Break

2:15 p.m. “Half-Truths and the Ministry of the Church”
—Dr. Gregg Davidson

3:15 p.m. Q&A

3:45 p.m. Closing

4 p.m. Informal Q&A time for those interested