Monthly Meetings

We meet the third Saturday of each month from 9:00 am to 11:30 am at:

Greater Portland Bible Church
2374 SW Vermont Street
Portland, OR  97219

Refreshments, intellectual stimulation, and a cordial welcome await you.

We also have a Creation Book and Video table at every meeting, with a wide selection and discounted prices, including DVDs of past meetings.

Next Meeting

  • Discovery and Design

    Bruce Malone  •  October 21st, 9:00am to 11:30am ♦ Bruce Malone comes back to DSA this October! In this talk, he will look at the many inventions mankind has made by observing and studying God’s creation. God is both the greatest artist and the ultimate engineer. Bruce will also report a stunning example of how […]

Upcoming Meetings

Past Meetings

  • Something New under the Sun

    Paul Taylor  •  September 16th, 9:00am to 11:30am ♦ After Genesis, Ecclesiastes is probably the Old Testament book that contains the most material with strong scientific implications. The Preacher of Ecclesiastes sets out a three point guide to understanding God-centered and God-denying worldviews, showing that the latter worldview is ultimately untenable. *Paul Taylor and his […]

  • Solar Eclipse

    The Total Solar Eclipse is coming to Design Science Association!  And with it comes Answers in Genesis’ own Dr. Danny Faulkner. On Saturday, August 19th, Dr. Faulkner will be our speaker at our August monthly meeting.  His talk will include two parts: Biblical Cosmology  (9:00 am) What’s so special about this eclipse?  (10:15 am) This […]

  • Aliens, UFOs, and the Bible

    MikeRiddle  •  July 15th, 9:00am to 11:30am ♦ This seminar looks at the scientific and biblical evidence for extraterrestrial life and deals with why the search for extraterrestrial life? what do UFO’s look like? as well as the influence from Hollywood, the media and NASA. You will discover the answer to six problems with the idea […]

  • An Indiana Jones Look at the Old Testament

    Tom Hoyle  •  June 17th, 9:00am to 11:30am ♦ For our June DSA meeting, we will find out that dead men do indeed tell tales! This exciting (and accurate) “Indiana Jones” search looks at the stunning archaeological trustworthiness of the Word of God. We’ll explore the times and events of Abraham, Sodom and Gomorrah, Moses, Jericho, […]

  • The Goldilocks Cosmos

    Spike Psarris  •  May 20th, 9:00am to 11:30am ♦ Do we live in a Universe that was designed by an omnipotent, omniscient, benevolent Creator, as the Bible says? Or do we live in a Universe that formed in a random Big Bang event 14 billion years ago, as secular scientists claim? This talk will examine the […]

  • What Mean These Stones? Interpreting the Geology of Grand Teton National Park

    Dr. Keith Swenson  •  April 15th, 9:00am to 11:30am The Tetons in northwestern Wyoming are arguably the most spectacular peaks in the Rocky Mountains. Millions of visitors to Grand Teton National Park each year are awed by its rugged mountain grandeur. Park signs and interpretive rangers also inform visitors about the geological history of the […]

  • Encountering Creation with Creation Encounter

    John Hergenrather and Steve Hayley  •  March 18th, 9:00am to 11:30am Please join John Hergenrather and Steve Hayley as they show slides and video clips of some of the most interesting field trips they’ve ever taken. Steve will share how to see the high desert landscape through biblical worldview glasses. We will see evidence that a […]

  • Choose Life! A Journey Through Our Solar System

    Maureen O’Kane  •  February 18th, 9:00am to 11:30am What do our neighboring planets & moons teach about the choice Jesus so desperately wants us to make? Join us for a visual journey through our solar system as we look for science and spiritual lessons from neighboring planets and moons. Our unique solar system is compared with […]

  • Geology and the Clash of Worldviews

    Chris Ashcraft  •  January 21st, 9:00am to 11:30am Vast layers of rocks around the globe provide a monumental testimony to the Genesis flood and God’s recent judgment of humankind. This presentation will provide an introduction to Creation Geology and a characterization of the geological column that is logically derived from the Biblical worldview. We will see […]

  • Bethlehem’s Star: What Was It?

    CANCELLED DUE TO ICY WEATHER Paul Taylor  •  December 17th, 9:00am to 11:30am Bethlehem’s Star is arguably the most intriguing aspect of the traditional Christmas account.  What was it?  Was it natural or super-natural?  Who were these Wise Men, and why were they looking for the Messiah?  All these questions and more will be answered […]