Tag: Grand Canyon

Daunting Dunes

Battling the ferocious, bone-chilling desert wind of a February morning, I tightly gripped one handle of my sled while the rest of the sled flailed wildly in the wind. Looking out across the wide open field of pure… Read More

Rock Time – Part 2

If you ask an evolutionist for fossil evidence of evolution, in one way or another, they will likely point you to the geologic timescale or geologic column. They try to use the geologic column to illustrate evolution of… Read More

Logical Layering

The shadow of the Grand Canyon wall offered a little protection from the heat of the late summer afternoon heat as I gazed up toward the rim, though at times it was too high to see anything of… Read More

Underground Rocks

I tightened my grip on the raft as a sudden splash of icy brown water made me shiver in spite of the Arizona afternoon sunshine.    The light gleamed off the shiny black rock columns towering up the deep… Read More

Creation Clues for Kids, Vol. 2 No. 4

The Grand Canyon Have you ever been to the Grand Canyon before?  Well, the Grand Canyon is one of the greatest natural wonders of the world.  Most people visit the rim, that is, the top edge of the… Read More

Grand Canyon: Monument of Mercy

I took a slow, deep breath, just trying to comprehend that it was all real.  I felt like I had just stepped into a beautiful scenic photograph.  But, the paradoxical combination of the sun’s oppressive heat and the… Read More

Grand Canyon: Granite Rocks

As a geology student I love to look at, touch, and think about rocks.  However, I am afraid that I do not love all kinds of rocks equally.  My least favorite rocks are the ones that look like… Read More

Grand Canyon: Rock Dating

The Grand Canyon is both a geologist’s dream and a geologist’s nightmare. It’s a geologist’s dream because it’s not just a bunch of sediment rock layers (like sandstone and limestone), but it also has hardened lava flows and… Read More

Grand Canyon: Beauty Through Pain

The Grand Canyon truly is marvelous and incredibly beautiful. At first glance, most Christians would think of the wondrous creation works of God when they see this incredible monument to the power of God. However, God did not… Read More

Grand Canyon: Creation & Flood

On my trip to the Grand Canyon I saw many spectacular rock formations.  Well, technically a person could say that I lived in a spectacular rock formation for several days.  This week I want to show you one… Read More