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December 29, 2021
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Essays

2021 Top Articles

by Ruth Clark
…ne carefully and lovingly.” 3. Walking the Talk in a Vaccine Study by Carl Fictorie “As a professor—one who professes—I wanted to walk my talk. I teach my students that science is a reliable tool for obtaining genuine knowledge of how creation works, enabling humanity to care for creation, to use it to provide for our needs, and to make useful, interesting, and beautiful things. Even though I don’t have expertise in the science of vaccines that is…
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October 5, 2014
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Spotlights

Handiwork of our Creator

by Carl Fictorie
…In chemistry we see a means of praising a creative, sustaining, and redeeming God and are able, as God’s creatures, to share in this work in a small way….
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November 12, 2019
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Essays

Lessons from the Ozone Hole

by Carl Fictorie
…Marion Van Soelen Thanks Carl for this insightful article!…
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April 2, 2015
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Spotlights

The Groaning Creation

by Carl Fictorie
…What does the Bible mean when Paul writes about the frustrated and decaying creation? What should scientists expect to see in their investigations of creation given that the creation is frustrated and decaying? How does sin adversely affect the most basic laws by which the creation operates?…
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May 3, 2018
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Essays

Providential Creation and a Gracious Science

by Carl Fictorie
…The tension between Scripture’s description of the beginning of creation and the description provided by contemporary science can be particularly troublesome, but it does not have to be….
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October 24, 2019
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Books

Read it and Weep: A Review of The Fool and the Heretic

by Carl Fictorie
…The Fool and the Heretic is the product of these discussions. It is essentially a print version of the public events that The Colossian Forum has arranged over the past several years. I was curious and motivated to see what these two have written, hoping to see an example of a path to bring the two sides of the creation-evolution disagreement together….
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March 25, 2015
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Essays

My Immigration Story

by Mark Verbruggen
…going well. In this case “immigrants”. Mark Verbruggen Glad to do it! Carl Fictorie I’ve experienced some of the hassles you have had in my dealings with immigration over the years, so I agree with your comment. What’s so curious is that this situation exists in a country that describes itself as a nation of immigrants and has engraved on one of its most iconic national symbols the lines “Give me your tired, your poor,/Your huddled masses yearning…
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July 20, 2015
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Essays

Creation as Art

by Jeff Ploegstra
Carl Fictorie Great article! This is why I enjoy photographing nature. As a chemist, I see and appreciate God’s hand in the details of chemical reactions and molecular spectra. Photography allows me to see the wonder of God’s handiwork on a larger scale, and specifically as a work of art. It’s not an either-or issue, but a both-and. Randy Hedman Thanks, great piece. Reminds of a quote by G.K. Chesterton that goes something like this: “It might be…
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August 22, 2019
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Culture

Movie Review: Yesterday

by Ashley Huizinga
…but it was good to hear each day. So the movie was appreciated by me. Carl Fictorie My wife and I thoroughly enjoyed the movie, and your review does it justice. It’s an excellent date-night movie. Despite being born a decade late, I listened to them regularly, using 8-track no less! My big question leaving the theater is why Jack did not more thoroughly pursue what happened to him. Clearly he is in a different reality, and he just brushes it off a…
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