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A SOUND FAITH: SCIENCE
What is Science? Science is a systematical and logical approach to discovering how things in the physical universe work. The systematical and logical approach involves observation and experimentation.
What are the limitations of science? Five things science cannot prove Existential Truth Moral Truth Logical Truth Experiential Truth Historical Truth
Absolute Truth God’s Truth – God revealed His truth to us in nature (spoken word). – God revealed His truth to us in Scripture (written word).
Job 38:31-33 “Can you bind the chains of the Pleiades? Can you loosen Orion’s belt? Can you bring forth the constellations in their seasons or lead out the Bear with its cubs? Do you know the laws of the heavens? Can you set up God’s dominion over the earth?”
1 Corinthians 1:18 For the word of the cross is folly to those who are perishing, but to us who are being saved it is the power of God.
Scientific Evidence for Intelligent Design Large Scale (universe) Small Scale (cellular level) Within the Human Soul
What comes before H?
What does science say about this? Universe began a finite time ago. – Time began some time ago. Electromagnetic radiation emanated from nothingness.
Albert Einstein “I want to know God’s thoughts. The rest are details.” Albert Einstein – Energy and mass are connected. E = mc 2
And God said, “Let there be light”.
Genesis 1:1 – “In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth.” Genesis 1:21 – “So God created the great creatures of the sea and every living thing with which the water teems…” Genesis 1:27 – “So God created mankind in his own image…”
The English Language Thar wus a kar. There was a car.
An Author? DNA (AGCT) Codon (amino acid) Protein Organ Organ System Organism Letters (26) Words Sentence Paragraph Chapter Novel
Evidence within the Human Soul We cannot quench our thirst for understanding.
Psalm 19:1-3 “The heavens declare the glory of God; the skies proclaim the work of his hands. Day after day they pour forth speech; night after night they reveal knowledge. They have no speech, they use no words; no sound is heard from them. Yet their voice goes out into all the earth, their words to the ends of the world.”