Creation in Isaiah. Part 9 (Isa 40)

Dr. Ben Scripture

10/7/17

Description:Our study in Isaiah now comes to one of the great creation chapters in the entire Bible, Isaiah 40. This passage describes the Creator's profound work in creation and establishes HIS identity as the only God and Creator.

Did it rain before the flood?

Dr. Ben Scripture

9/30/17

Description:Did it rain before the flood in Noah's day? There are several reasons that support the proposal that it didn't. Dr. Scripture discusses them, and another question about the coming judgment of fire on earth.

Creation in Isaiah. Part 8

Dr. Ben Scripture

9/23/17

Description:This program introduces our consideration of one of the GREAT creation chapters in all the Bible--Isaiah 40.

The sign of Rev 12:1-2

Dr. Ben Scripture

9/16/17

Description:Some prophecy teachers are claiming the prophecy of Revelation 12:1-2 will be fulfilled on September 23, 2017. We discuss the celestial bodies involved and the interpretations being made.

Creation in Isaiah. Part 7

Dr. Ben Scripture

9/9/17

Description:"Lions and vipers and birds--Oh my!" Well, that's not exactly how Dorothy said it (for you Wizard of Oz fans), but these are just a few of the numerous animals mentioned in Isaiah chapters 30-38. We discuss these animals and the difficulty in identifying some of them.

Creation in Isaiah. Part 6

Dr. Ben Scripture

9/2/17

Description:Isaiah 30:6 mentions the dangerous animals which inhabit the highway from Judah to Egypt. Creatures those who flee to Egypt for help will have to encounter. Among them--the flying serpent. What is this animal? Could it really be a flying reptile?

Creation in Isaiah. Part 5

Dr. Ben Scripture

8/26/17

Description:In Isaiah 29 we read what those who rebell against God think to convince themselves they can get away with sin; the same mindset is prevalent today. However, for those who put their faith in their Creator, it encourages them to pray BIG prayers--like Hezekiah!

Figures of speech

Dr. Ben Scripture

8/19/17

Description:Windows of heaven, foundations of the earth, four corners of the earth: how does a creation scientist explain the use of these phrases in the Bible?

Questions from teens. Part 2

Dr. Ben Scripture

8/12/17

Description:A young man asks a very unique question related to the genealogy of Ham and the events at the tower of Babel.

Questions from teens. Part 1

Dr. Ben Scripture

8/5/17

Description:Dr. Scripture got a lot of questions from teens at Camp Horizon. Many were surprised to learn that the Bible had information relevant to scientific questions. In this program he answers questions related to dinosaur extinction, the animals on the ark, and the meaning of "God created evil" in Isaiah 45:7.

Welcome back Scott Kump!

Dr. Ben Scripture & Scott Kump

7/29/17

Description:Scott had open heart surgery a few weeks ago. He's back and better than ever. Dr. Scripture has Scott explain his ordeal and what he's learned through it all.

How do creationists deal with distant starlight?

Dr. Ben Scripture

7/22/17

Description:Dr. Scripture responds in part to the letter addressed in the previous program. Is the fact that we can see the light from a star that is millions of light years away a problem for the young universe creation model?

The MEANING of Scripture

Dr. Ben Scripture

7/15/17

Description:Dr. Scripture is not referring to what HE means, it's what the BIBLE means that's important. In this program he deals with questions from a listener about the interpretation of biblical texts, especially as related to the creation account. How do know what it means?

Questions from listeners

Dr. Ben Scripture

7/8/17

Description:Did Adam and Eve have children before Cain? How old would Adam and Eve be today? are the questions addressed in this program. Note: "How old would Adam and Eve be today?" is another way of asking "how old is the earth?"

Creation in Isaiah. Part 4

Dr. Ben Scripture

7/1/17

Description:Chapter 29 of Isaiah reveals thoughts of those who deny the Creator, and they are no different than how people think today (Isa 29:15-16).

Creation in Isaiah. Part 3

Dr. Ben Scripture

6/24/17

Description:Isaiah 17:7-8 indicates some of God's people will finally repent and return to their Maker. Then in Isa 25:6-9 and chapter 26 and 27 the Creator predicts coming punishment of our adversary the devil, figuratively referred to as Leviathan (Isa 27:1 cf. Rev 12:9-10).

What causes the earth to wooble?

Dr. Ben Scripture

6/17/17

Description:Did you even know the earth woobles around its axis? Well it does, and a listener wondered if the upheaval of the flood could've been the cause. Dr. Scripture addresses this interesting question.

Why does God let "bad" things happen? Part 2

Dr. Ben Scripture

6/10/17

Description:This question from a listener is one that we all ask at one point or another in our lives, believer or non-believer. For the believer it can be extremely challenging to deal with, for the unbeliever it often is used as an excuse to reject a relationship with their Creator.

Why does God let "bad" things happen? Part 1

Dr. Ben Scripture

6/3/17

Description:This question from a listener is one that we all ask at one point or another in our lives, believer or non-believer. For the believer it can be extremely challenging to deal with, for the unbeliever it often is used as an excuse to reject a relationship with their Creator.

"Is Genesis History?" movie review.

Dr. Ben Scripture

5/27/17

Description:This new documentary is highly recommended by Dr. Scripture. It has wonderful photography and the interviews with various creation scientists are very informative. The resounding answer to the question of the film title is, "YES!"

Creation in Isaiah. Part 2

Dr. Ben Scripture

5/20/17

Description:Dr. Scripture continues the series in Isaiah, focusing on passages which relate to creation or the Creator.

Creation in Isaiah. Part 1

Dr. Ben Scripture

5/13/17

Description:What do Genesis, Job and Isaiah have in common? One thing is they each have many references to creation. This program is the first in a series of programs Dr. Scripture will be doing on creation in the book of Isaiah. In this program he explains the connection between the themes of judgment and creation which we find in the book.

What Scripture means.

Dr. Ben Scripture

4/1/17

Description:The meanings of words in our fluid society can change rapidly. That can become a challenge for our understanding of the meaning of Scripture. In this program this subject is discussed and the meaning of the Hebrew word BARA, generally translated "create" is studied in some detail.

Scripture On The Creator #29-NT finale.

Dr. Ben Scripture

3/4/17

Description:This final installment of Scripture On The Creator in the NT considers what turns out to be only 4 distinct passages in Matthew, Mark and Luke combined. Seems odd, but Dr. Scripture gives a possible reason, then discusses the various passages.

More about marsupials.

Dr. Ben Scripture

2/18/17

Description:The 1/28/17 program, "What! Creationists don't have all the answers?" discussed the phenomenon of the large number of marsupials in Australia--a problem for creation theory. Shortly after, ACTS & FACTS published an article discussing how this fact is a problem for evolution theory.

What! Creationists don't have all the answers?

Dr. Ben Scripture

1/28/17

Description:Creationists DON'T have all the answers to all the natural phenomena we observe, and in this program Dr. Scripture discusses what he considers to be two of the most difficult problems Creation Theory needs to work on.

Scripture On The Creator #28

Dr. Ben Scripture

12/17/16

Description:In John 17:24 Jesus refers to the Father's love for Him "before the foundation of the world." In this program we discuss the meaning of that phrase, and how it relates to Jesus' identity as the Creator.

Scripture On The Creator #27

Dr. Ben Scripture

12/10/16

Description:In John, Jesus' sign miracles point to His power over creation. Water to wine happens all the time--but not instantaeously! And healings that took a week or two would hardly be PROOF something supernatural happened.

Genetic Research Supports Genesis. Part 3

Dr. Ben Scripture

10/15/16

Description:We continue discussion of the latest genetic research reported on in the Spring 2016 CRSQ. What IS mitochondrial DNA and does it REALLY have anything to do with Noah's daughters-in-law!? Amazingly--it does.

Genetic Research Supports Genesis. Part 2

Dr. Ben Scripture

10/8/16

Description:We continue to discuss the latest research in Genetics which not only is challenging neo-Darwinism, but supports the record of Human history in Genesis. Evolutionary publications are evidence for the trouble facing Darwinism.

Genetic Research Supports Genesis. Part 1

Dr. Ben Scripture

10/1/16

Description:The latest Creation Research Society Quarterly is totally deditcated to the field of GENETICS. In the next few programs we discuss some information in it. We find that modern research fits much better with the record in Genesis than evolutionary scenarios of human history.

Scripture On The Creator #26

Dr. Ben Scripture

9/24/16

Description:We continue to consider what John says about the Word whom he doesn't identify by name until John 1:17. The list of character traits and accomplishments are impressive to say the least; the first thing mentioned being He is the Creator.

Scripture On The Creator #25

Dr. Ben Scripture

9/17/16

Description:John begins his gospel by making a direct parallel to Genesis 1:1-3. He reveals through the inspiration of the Spirit (cf. Gen 1:2) that the Word he introduces is indeed the Creator.

Scripture On The Creator #24

Dr. Ben Scripture

9/10/16

Description:We continue studying Acts 17. In this passage we find an excellent example of what we could say when we share the gospel in our modern era. For example we might START by explaining that the God of the Bible is the Creator.

Scripture On The Creator #23

Dr. Ben Scripture

9/3/16

Description:Paul preaches the gospel on Mars Hill in Athens and introduces his pagan audience to the identity of their "Unknown God." What he first says about the true God is His name, Jesus, that He was raised from the dead, and His identity as the Creator.

A visit to the Ark Encounter.

Dr. Ben Scripture

8/27/16

Description:After much talk and many questions, Dr. Scripture visits the Ark Encounter himself to give a firsthand description of the amazing vessel. His recommendation--GO!

Interview with co-founder of AIG Part 2

Mark Looy & Dr. Ben Scripture

8/20/16

Description:Dr. Scripture continues discussing the construction of the Ark Encounter and the future plans Answers In Genesis has for the site in Williamstown, KY. with VP of Outreach, Mr. Mark Looy.

Interview with co-founder of AIG Part 1

Mark Looy & Dr. Ben Scripture

8/13/16

Description:After discussing the Ark Encounter for a couple of programs we interview one of the co-founders of Answers In Genesis, Mr. Mark Looy, to get firsthand information about the "ark" and various aspects of the prodigious project.

Questions related to the ark.

Dr. Ben Scripture

8/6/16

Description:How long did it take Noah to build the ark? How many kinds of animals were on the ark? Dr. Scripture addresses these and other questions related to Noah's ark and the newly constructed ARK ENCOUNTER in Kentucky.

What Technologies Did Noah use?

Dr. Ben Scripture

7/30/16

Description:The replica of the ark, THE ARK ENCOUNTER is creating a lot of excitement and questions about its construction. How could Noah have built such a huge, complex vessel? Wouldn't it have been beyond the abilities of Man in those days?

Distortions of Genesis stories.

Dr. Ben Scripture

7/23/16

Description:Many civilizations have "flood stories" and some have a pantheon of godlike men. Dr. Scripture discusses how some of those myths may very well be distortions of the true accounts of events recorded in Genesis.

Scripture On The Creator # 22

Dr. Ben Scripture

7/16/16

Description:In Acts 4:24 the apostles give praise to the Creator as they acknowledge God's control of all things, from the universe to their individual lives. In this instance they rejoice having been delivered from the Jewish council. However later, they were beaten by the council for continuing to proclaim the Christ--still they rejoiced--confident the Creator was in control.

Scripture On The Creator # 21

Dr. Ben Scripture

7/9/16

Description:Romans 8 tells us it was the Creator Himself Who corrupted the creation such that "all is vanity." How can that AND Romans 8:28, "God causes all things to work together for good . . ." both be true?

Scripture On The Creator #20

Dr. Ben Scripture

6/25/16

Description:Romans 4:17 contains another reference to God's creative work. And similar to Romans 1 we find Paul making a connection between the evidence God provides concerning Himself through creation, and responding in faith to the word of God.

Scripture On The Creator #19

Dr. Ben Scripture

6/18/16

Description:Romans 1:24-25 indicates that refusing to acknowledge God as the Creator and give thanks to HIM has serious consequences. Exhibit A: the United States of America.

Scripture On The Creator #18

Dr. Ben Scripture

6/11/16

Description:Romans 1:21-23 establishes the point that even though everyone knows about God through seeing what He made, people reject God. To justify this, they speculate how things could have come into being--sound like evolution?

Scripture On The Creator #17

Dr. Ben Scripture

6/4/16

Description:Romans 1 has a lot to say about the Creator. Similar to Psalm 19, Rom 1:16-25, talks about the revelation of God in the written word (the gospel) and in creation. His rigteousness is revealed in the gospel; His wrath is revealed from heaven (creation). This program discusses how this occurs.

Scripture On The Creator #16

Dr. Ben Scripture

5/21/16

Description:In 1st Corinthians 15 Paul talks about the resurrection of the body and addresses the doubters with an analogy from creation. The Creator made things which dramatically differ at various times in their existence, so why not the human body.

Scripture On The Creator #15

Dr. Ben Scripture

5/14/16

Description:1st Corinthians chapter 11 touches on roles; they exist within the Godhead and marriage. The roles of husband and wife in marriage was set-up by the Creator (not Man) on the 6th day of creation.

Scripture On The Creator #14

Dr. Ben Scripture

4/23/16

Description:God's work in salvation required "more work" on His part than creating any THING. Comparing His finger/handiwork to His outstretched arm is how Scripture reveals this. We also need not fear spiritual defilement from physical objects like meat or "idols." Such things have no power in-and-of themselves, AND "greater is He Who is in you, than he who is in the world."