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Noah’s Lark: The Ark Encounter

February 9, 2016

SUPPORT OUR SPONSOR: The Phil Ferguson Show http://polarisfinancialplanning.com/polaris-blog/the-phil-ferguson-show-podcast/ Ken Ham (of Answers in Genesis and the Creation Museum) prepares to unleash his "Ark Encounter" upon the public. The road toward completion has been a rocky one, with controversies about tax incentives and discriminatory hiring practices often leading the heated discussions for and against its existence. In this broadcast, we speak with several people who have followed the story closely: Mikel and Ed Hensley of the Kentucky Secular Society, and author Dan Arel. Video version of the podcast interview: https://youtu.be/SLNsKOxbxns Tracey Moody's article "What Ken Ham Isn't Telling You About Ark Encounter Funding:" http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2015/11/11/what-ken-ham-isnt-telling-you-about-ark-encounter-funding/ Noah's Ark: God, Giraffes & Genocide: https://youtu.be/CccaGaKOlSI NCSE: The Impossible Voyage of Noah's Ark: http://ncse.com/cej/4/1/impossible-voyage-noahs-ark [MORE]

Noah’s Lark: The Ark Encounter

February 9, 2016

Ken Ham (of Answers in Genesis and the Creation Museum) prepares to unleash his "Ark Encounter" upon the public. The road toward completion has been a rocky one, with controversies about tax incentives and discriminatory hiring practices often leading the heated discussions for and against its existence. In this broadcast, we speak with several people who have followed the story closely: Mikel and Ed Hensley of the Kentucky Secular Society, and author Dan Arel. There's a video version of this interview on YouTube: [MORE]

Noah’s Lark: The Ark Encounter

February 9, 2016

SUPPORT OUR SPONSOR: The Phil Ferguson Show http://polarisfinancialplanning.com/polaris-blog/the-phil-ferguson-show-podcast/ Ken Ham (of Answers in Genesis and the Creation Museum) prepares to unleash his "Ark Encounter" upon the public. The road toward completion has been a rocky one, with controversies about tax incentives and discriminatory hiring practices often leading the heated discussions for and against its existence. In this broadcast, we speak with several people who have followed the story closely: Mikel and Ed Hensley of the Kentucky Secular Society, and author Dan Arel. Video version of the podcast interview: Tracey Moody's article "What Ken Ham Isn't Telling You About Ark Encounter Funding:" http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2015/11/11/what-ken-ham-isnt-telling-you-about-ark-encounter-funding/ Noah's Ark: God, Giraffes & Genocide: https://youtu.be/CccaGaKOlSI NCSE: The Impossible Voyage of Noah's Ark: http://ncse.com/cej/4/1/impossible-voyage-noahs-ark [MORE]

Christians Protest Tennessee High School’s Gay-Straight Alliance Group, Comparing It to ISIS

February 8, 2016

You would think we're done with the days when the mere existence of a Gay-Straight Alliance group at a public high school was controversial. But Tennessee still exists. So, you know...At Franklin County High School, a group of bigots plan to rally against the GSA tonight at a meeting of the school board, as if their complaints are going to get the group to move off campus.John Wimley is a Christian who organized a Facebook page against the GSA group, saying that a pro-ISIS club wasn't too far behind:WimleyIsis
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Professor Who Said Christians and Muslims Worship the Same God Parts Ways with Wheaton College

February 7, 2016

Wheaton College officials have finally apologized to a professor after being mired in a controversy of their own creation.It all began in December when Professor Larycia Hawkins wore a hijab (and posted a picture on Facebook) in solidarity with Muslim women, adding that Muslims and Christians believed in the same God. Wheaton officials said that statement -- not the wearing of the hijab, they seemed to say through clenched teeth -- potentially violated the evangelical Christian school's Statement of Faith.On Saturday, the schools president Philip Ryken announced that the school had reconciled with Hawkins, though she had decided she would no longer be working there.TpupdZC
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