of writing & identity

I was asked to write a personal blog for work about why I’m a creationist. Here’s a brief excerpt: I am a creationist and here is my story. I grew up in a Christian environment – Christian parents at home, Christian Sunday School teachers, Christian friends at my private elementary school. Whenever I was taught about the Bible, I was told that it was entirely true, from Genesis to Revelation. Did I always believe in the historical account of God creating in six 24-hour days? Yes. Could I have adequately defended the biblical creationist worldview? Probably not. Continue reading of writing & identity

Peter Helms – testimony

I received the following in a message on Facebook from Peter’s Mom: Today I’d like to share with you the blessed hope we have at this difficult time. The Helms family stands united in declaring to you that we have no strength or merit of our own to meet life’s demands or sorrows. Our hope is in the Lord, who gave Himself for us. Peter would tell you freely, if he could right now, that he falls short of any goodness of his own, and as his mom I would add that he has his various assortment of teenage hangups, … Continue reading Peter Helms – testimony