Meeting Schedule Archive


 

Meeting Date Speaker Topic Additional Information Meeting Location
11 May 2024 Mr. Rich Cloud What is the Impact of the Biblical Creation Perspective on your Life as a Christian? This topic and group discussion will have each of us consider the "How, When and Why" we each came to accept as Truth the BC perspective of origins from Genesis 1 to 11. MHBC
13 April 2024 Mr. Rich Cloud The Challenge of Giving an Apologetics Argument for Biblical Creation This topic and group discussion will examine this issue from a Biblical perspective.  Our primary consideration will include a study which examines key principles and Biblical Truth from the book of Proverbs. FEFC
9 March 2024 Dr. Frank Sherwin Human Evolution This non-technical presentation confirms that people have always been people, just as Genesis says. MHBC
10 February 2024 Meeting cancelled due to heavy snow.   FEFC
13 January 2024 Dr. Jerry Simmons A Major Bucket List Adventure A summary of recent digs (including dino fossils) in the Lance/Hell Creek formation in WY, MT and ND. MHBC
9 December 2023 Mr. Paul Feltz The Search for Noah's Flood General Concepts of the Flood and Local Eastern Plains Evidence in Colorado. FEFC
11 November 2023 (Video Presentation) N/A   MHBC
14 October 2023 Mr. Michael Weeks The Restless Earth:  An Introduction to Volcanoes from a Creationist Perspective   FEFC
9 September 2023 Mr. Brian Lauer God's Amazing Design vs. Man's Devious Plans (AI) Brian will examine key aspects of God’s creative design and then highlight both recent and current efforts by mankind to modify and change life and the nature of living things. MHBC
August 2023 No August meeting.   N/A
15 July 2023 Meeting cancelled due to facility scheduling conflict.   MHBC
10 June 2023 Mr. Rich Cloud Radiocarbon Dating This overview will examine key aspects of the 14C dating method and provide updated information on its current use and capability. FEFC
13 May 2023 Dr. Rob Brown Evidence in our Solar System that Supports the Hydroplate Theory Rob will examine key evidence and properties of comets, trans-Neptunian objects and our moon and how this is consistent with a young earth & global flood perspective. MHBC
15 April 2023 Mr. Dennis Musick Assumptions of Science (Tentative) Knowing the assumptions that are embedded into the age of earth theories may help in understanding the bias of old earth/evolutionary claims. FEFC
11 March 2023 Ms. Linda Parker Garden of the Gods – A Testament to Noah’s Flood Linda will be explaining the geologic formations in the park and key factors for how they formed during the flood. MHBC
Mr. Keith Parris What Can We Learn about History from DNA? Keith will discuss evidence from mitochondrial DNA and Y-Chromosome variations (Nathaniel Jeanson’s work) in people groups around the world, mutation rates and the implications of these discoveries on theories related to the history and the age of the earth.
Mr. Rich Cloud A Brief Introduction and Overview of the Starlight Time-Day 4 Question with Proposed BC Solutions Rich will introduce this challenging issue and briefly mention the primary focus for six Biblical Creation proposed solutions.
Ms. Renae Beckman Biblical Creation Outreach to Christian Schools Renae will provide a brief update on current efforts to reach out to Christian schools with Biblical Creation teaching.
11 February 2023 Ms. Kate Warren Teaching Biblical Creation in an Evolution Based Museum Kate’s presentation will focus on Biblical Creation—educational avenues, especially as this pertains to secular museum tours and outreach to Home School groups. FEFC
14 January 2023 Mr. Richard Stepanek The Origin of Life and the Glory of God In this presentation we will study the "intelligent design concept" and explore the evidence for God's handiwork. MHBC
10 December 2022 Meeting cancelled due to speaker illness.   FEFC
12 November 2022 Dr. Jerry Simmons Even the Rocks Cry Out He is Lord This presentation will focus on the awesome design and beauty of minerals & fossils, explaining how they are astounding evidence of the Lord’s creative power as well as judgment. MHBC
8 October 2022 Mr. Fred Williams The Hydroplate Theory and Its Astounding Confirmed Predictions This presentation of Dr. Walt Brown's “Hydroplate Theory” demonstrates it to be one of the best explanations for the earth's geographic features, which originated from the Flood. FEFC
17 September 2022 Mr. Brian Mariani Astronomy – The Heavens Declare the Glory of God In this presentation, we will examine wrong assumptions and conclusions made within the naturalistic/evolutionary perspective vs. the Biblical Creation view about the origin, design and function of the universe. MHBC
13 August 2022 Mr. Keith Parris Confirming Genesis Through DNA Evidence   FEFC
Ms. Candace Dixon Amazing Water -- The Creative Genius of God  
Mr. Mike Lorelli Coal Formation (via the Flood)  
Ms. Renae Beckman Science and the Bible  
16 July 2022 Mr. Michael Weeks Evolution as a Religion A description of the war between Darwinian evolution and the Bible, including the religion of evolutionists and why this topic matters. MHBC
11 June 2022 Meeting cancelled due to speaker illness.   FEFC
14 May 2022 Mr. David Rives Wonders without Number — Created with Purpose OR Conceived from Chaos Examining the complexity of the human body, design within mathematics, Earth's position in the solar system, the wonders of the human body and wonders throughout the cosmos. MHBC
9 April 2022 Dr. Rob Carter Ancient DNA and the Bible An examination of the new field of ancient DNA, which is changing everything we once thought about human history.  We can now peek into their graves and know who was related to whom and where they lived in the past. FEFC
12 March 2022 Mr. Rich Cloud How — Dinosaurs on the Ark!  Really? A look at the origin of the dinosaurs, the design and function of the Ark, the Biblical origin of dinosaur fossils and how dinosaurs and other land animal kinds would fit on the Ark. MHBC
12 February 2022 Mr. Don Hartlaub Follow the Science! A look at science and scientific modeling and how it has "evolved" through the centuries with specific application to the modern YEC and evolution models. FEFC
15 January 2022 Mr. Brian Young The Bible and Archeology This presentation will discuss key assigned secular dates for archeology as compared to the correct timeline of Scripture as well as examining standard Egyptian chronology plus the topic of carbon dating as applied to archeology. MHBC
11 December 2021 Dr. Greg Pauls Theistic Evolution – Trying to Conform This presentation will examine the compromising motivations behind the view of theistic evolution and the negative implications for the Gospel message. FEFC
13 November 2021 Dr. Paul Homan Climate Change:  Is There Anything New Under the Sun? Dr. Homan will use a Biblical world view to look at the basic arguments of climate change. MHBC
9 October 2021 Mr. Don Gilbreath Without Excuse This presentation will highlight basic Biblical and scientific reasons why Christians should NOT accept the concept of evolution as valid. FEFC
11 September 2021 Mr. Rich Cloud Acknowledging Design by God in Life & Nature, Part 2 This topic will focus on the concepts of mutualism and symbiosis present throughout the engineering design of God’s Creation along with multiple ways by which life and nature interact and live. MHBC
14 August 2021 Mr. Rich Cloud Acknowledging Design by God in Life & Nature Examining the way God has engineered and planned the inter-related functionality of life and nature. FEFC
10 July 2021 Mr. Michael Weeks The Cambrian Explosion Why do many fossils suddenly appear in Cambrian strata without any ancestors preceding them? MHBC
12 June 2021 Mr. Michael Bittner Mutations This presentation will examine one of the basic drivers of evolution which, if not valid, falsifies the theory. FEFC
15 May 2021 Mr. Bruce Malone Blind to the Obvious The very laws of science are designed so we will know we have a Creator.  So how can so many people be blind to the obvious? MHBC
10 April 2021 Mr. Terry Mondy Six Questions to Ask an Evolutionist This presentation will give participants interesting information to use when talking with others about the creation/evolution issue as well as how we should discuss controversial issues with both believers and unbelievers. FEFC
20 March 2021 Mr. Rich Cloud Examining the Factual Truth of a Post-Flood, Biblical Ice Age This overview of the Biblical ice age will examine its importance to the question of origins. MHBC
13 February 2021 Dr. Barbara Helmkamp Radiohalos How the existence of radiohalos provides proof of a recent creation. FEFC
9 January 2021 Mr. Rich Cloud Old Earth Views About Creation An overview of the numerous and variable Old Earth Views about Creation proposed and commonly held by many Christians as compared to the Biblical Creation View. MHBC
12 December 2020 No December meeting.   N/A
14 November 2020 Pastor Tim Dane Mechanics & Limitations of Radioisotope Dating Methods A basic understanding of dating radioisotope methods have revealed severe limitations that render them effectively worthless in proving the old earth view. MHBC
10 October 2020 Pastor Gordon Wood Putting Some Context and Consistency to the Days of Creation This message will focus on the key verses from Exodus 20:9-11 and Exodus 31:15 and 17. FEFC
Mr. Don Hartlaub Some Arguments NOT to Use in Support of the YEC Model A discussion of several arguments that people use in support of the YEC model that are either false, not sufficiently documented, or based on old or outdated information.
12 September 2020 Ms. Judy Finnessy The Cost of Denying Creation The importance of providing Biblical Creation teaching in the local Church. MHBC
8 August 2020 Mr. Rich Cloud
Mr. Michael Bittner
Mr. Don Hartlaub
Q & A Session The PPCF leadership staff responds to your questions about Creation/Evolution topics. FEFC
11 July 2020 Mr. Michael Bittner Soft Tissue in Dinosaurs This presentation takes a look at some of the claimed unfossilized dinosaur tissue discoveries, whether or not they are real or something else, decomposition rates, preservation, and some of the theological, scientific, and social implications in and out of Christendom. MHBC
27 June 2020 Mr. Rich Cloud Basics of the Biblical Creationist Perspective The importance of seeking Truth when evaluating both God’s Word & the role of science as a foundational basis for this topic.  Also, an examination of the concepts of evidence, presuppositions, perspective and bias. Zoom
(Online)
13 June 2020 Mr. Rich Cloud Ape and Human Fossils This presentation discusses several aspects of the fossil evidence for human and ape fossils – the concept of missing links plus the comparison of morphology differences found along with the related science of genetics; the sediment sourcing of human and ape fossils in relationship to the idea of “cave men”; and finally the impact of false teaching related to the evolutionary development from apes to man and the detriment that this can have for one’s Christian Faith. FEFC
30 May 2020 Mr. Rich Cloud How Moses Wrote the Book of Genesis 1.  Some of the teaching which critics have used to challenge and question Moses’ authorship of Genesis.
2.  A description of the means/method by which Moses could have written Genesis (toledoth-tablet process).
3.  How to respond to additional challenges as to how we can understand the relationship of Genesis 1 and 2.
Zoom
(Online)
9 May 2020 Mr. Rich Cloud When Is a Miracle a Miracle? (Zoom meeting due to COVID-19 restrictions.) Zoom
(Online)
18 April 2020 Mr. Rich Cloud Human and Ape Fossils This presentation will show how the unique creation of mankind is fully consistent with the available fossil evidence originating from Post-Flood events.  This will also demonstrate the incorrect teaching on human origins proposed within the secular view of ape-to-human evolution. Cancelled due to COVID-19
14 March 2020 Dr. James Kraft The Importance of Time We will examine both the nature and design of time plus the importance of correctly understanding time within the Biblical timeline and its application to the Gospel message. MHBC
8 February 2020 Ms. Judy Finnessy The Cost of Denying Creation The importance of providing Biblical Creation teaching in the local Church. Postponed due to snow
11 January 2020 Mr. Bruce Malone How to Fold a Rock An explanation in easy to understand, non-technical terms the mechanisms which formed the rock layers during the flood and how we can know that there is no "missing time" between the layers. MHBC
14 December 2019 Mr. Don Hartlaub Abiogenesis:  Possible or Impossible?  How to make a cell out of nothing in spite of the mathematical improbabilities. FEFC
9 November 2019 Mr. Fred Williams Information Theory and the Demise of Darwinism This presentation will walk you through the different ideas of what information is, and how its presence in the biological world is an insurmountable hurdle for evolution to overcome. MHBC
12 October 2019 Mr. Rich Cloud Buried Clues (Fossils), Part 2 Highlighting key points of understanding about fossils and how they support a Young Earth Creation. FEFC
14 September 2019 Mr. David Coppedge The Cassini Legacy at Saturn This image-rich program will share some of the major discoveries at the Saturn system, including the planet itself, its rings, moons, magnetic field, and the giant moon Titan. FEFC
10 August 2019 Mr. Rich Cloud Buried Clues (Fossils), Part 1 Highlighting key points of understanding about fossils and how they support a Young Earth Creation. FEFC
13 July 2019 Dr. Jason Lisle Astronomy Reveals Creation How the secrets of the cosmos confirm the Bible. MHBC
8 June 2019 Mr. Don Hartlaub The Biblical Age of the Earth Establishing the age of the earth based on the historical accounts of Genesis 1-11. MHBC
11 May 2019 Mr. Bill Davis The "Supposed" Scientific Age of the Earth Is dating a rock an easy thing to do if you are married?
Carbon 14 is our friend!
MHBC
13 April 2019 Mr. Rich Cloud What Is Life?  (Part 2) The key factors for the proposed process of evolving life versus two separately proposed views for design and function within the creation for life. MHBC
9 March 2019 Mr. Rich Cloud What Is Life?  (Part 1) A detailed examination for the origin & function of life, while examining and comparing the Biblical Creation and evolutionary viewpoints. MHBC
9 February 2019 Mr. Rich Cloud Chaos vs. Cosmos The big picture evolutionary and Biblical Creation views about the origin of universe, including key Scriptures on this subject and the role of God in creation. MHBC
12 January 2019 Mr. Rich Cloud Dinosaurs! The evolutionary and Biblical views about dinosaurs. MHBC
8 December 2018 Mr. Rich Cloud Biblical Creation Overview & Our Ministry Role at PPCF The foundation for PPCF:  Key concepts for Biblical Creation. MHBC
         

Note:  All meetings started at 1 PM unless otherwise indicated.


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