ICR News for September, 2006

Institute for Creation Research



September 2006



New Morris Center Opens in Dallas

Dr. Henry M. MorrisDALLAS—Continuing the vision of founder Dr. Henry Morris, ICR begins operations at its new Henry M. Morris Center for Christian Leadership in Dallas, Texas in September. The launch of the Dallas center coincides with ICR’s RATE conference to be held on September 30, also in Dallas.

Dr. Henry M. Morris III, Executive Vice President of ICR, has been appointed by the board to lead this new strategic initiative, which will be guided by three overarching goals:

• Renewing minds
• Defending truth
• Transforming culture

The Morris Cente r will develop ICR’s Distance Education programs, which include the current online Master of Science degree in Science Education from the graduate school, as well as a planned online professional development program.

Additionally, the Morris Center will upgrade and manage our popular web portal, icr.org, providing up-to-date news, features, and additional resources to equip believers with evidences of creation and the Bible’s accuracy.

The Morris Center will focus its efforts on training Christian leaders on all strata of society. Ministry and marketplace professionals will have access to courses, conferences, seminars, and resources designed to assist them in mentoring those in their charge with solid biblical worldview principles for living.

Pray for God’s guidance and blessings upon Dr. Morris and his staff as they launch this new work for the expansion of ICR’s mission.

"ICR exists not just to bring scientists to Christ,
but to win science back for Christ."
Henry M. Morris

Film to Highlight Legacy of ICR Founder

SANTEE—How does your worldview impact those around you? Can one man change the course of science for generations to come? Find out in Faithful Messenger for the Creator, the long-awaited film about the life and legacy of Dr. Henry M. Morris, set to be released this fall. The multi-disc documentary features dramatization and testimonials from personalities such as Tim LaHaye, John Whitcomb, Duane Gish, and others who knew the man and his message.


ICR Museum Day

SANTEE—September 30th is Museum Day in Santee. In conjunction with the Smithsonian Museum Day, ICR scientists will be on-hand to interact with visitors and give talks on “African Eve,” “Mt. Saint Helens,” and “Design in Nature.” Doors open at 9:00 AM. Refreshments will be available. Go to icr.org/museum for directions.


$48 Million Criswell Center to Host RATE Scientists

DALLAS—First Baptist Church of Dallas is hosting ICR’s popular RATE Conference on September 30, the first gathering to be held in the new state-of-the-art Criswell Center located on the church campus in downtown Dallas.

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RATE (Radiometric Dating and the Age of the Earth) will present the astounding results of an 8-year study on conventional dating methods. “Thousands, not Billions: A Young Earth Conference,” the name of the gathering, describes precisely the evidence uncovered by the RATE team scientists.

Speakers include Dr. John Baumgardner, Dr. Russell Humphreys, Dr. Henry M. Morris III, Dr. Andrew Snelling, and Dr. Larry Vardiman.

Scientists Dump Pluto

Read Frank Sherwin’s article on the Pluto-Xena controversy. Neo-Darwinism should be considered as carefully as Pluto has been.

Yosemite Tour

ICR is leading a field study tour to the Yosemite and Death Valley National Parks from September 16- 23.

Throughout the year, ICR faculty and scientists host domestic and international tours to sites of interest to creation research, exploring the many wonders of God’s creation and uncovering the evidences of the Bible’s authority and accuracy in the creation account.

Contact Cindy Gabay at (619) 448- 0900 x6034 or email tours@icr.org for information about this and other memorable science adventures from ICR.


ICR is pleased to introduce the following new employees to the ministry:

Dr. Eddie Miller—COO, Santee
Jane Lewis—Human Resources
Manager, Santee
Donna Montgomery
Receptionist, Santee
Eileen Turner—Administrative
Coordinator, Dallas
Daryl Robbins—Web Programmer,
Sheryl Cook—Web Coordinator, Dallas






News & Updates is a publication of the Institute for Creation Research. For information or comments, please contact us at:

ICR News & Updates
Henry M. Morris Center for Christian Leadership
Institute for Creation Research
1806 Royal Lane
Dallas, Texas 75229
Email: MorrisCenter@icr.org


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