St. Augustine expressed concern that a lack of scientific literacy would hurt Christians’ credibility when talking scripture with nonbelievers. If Augustine was correct, then it is imperative that Christians take the steps needed to improve their scientific literacy- especially as it relates to competing theories of origin.
Over the course of the past 30 years, Paul Laywell has taught at the secondary, community college, and university levels. He earned both his B.S. and M.S. degrees from Texas A&M University. Paul is currently the science department head at Covenant Christian Academy in Colleyville, TX.