Are Science and Secular History compatible with Faith?

About the Authors

George Valliath is married with three children and lives in Winnetka, IL. George moved to the U.S. and earned a Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering and worked in Motorola Labs as Director of R&D. He is a member of Willow Creek Community Church | North Shore.

George holds over twenty patents and has authored multiple technical papers. In college he became an atheist and subsequently came to faith realizing that atheism was intellectually unsound and that Jesus was God.

"My passion has been to reach out to the intellectually oriented person and help clear away the intellectual barriers to seeing who Jesus is."


George teaches on the Big Issues of our time in a scientific framework.  Teachings include:

  • Being Scientifically Minded and yet having Faith in God
    • Are Science and the Bible Compatible?
      • Is Christianity Unique Among Religions?
        • A Real God in Real History
          • The Nature of Information
            • Is God Real


Gregory Drake is married with four children and lives in Northbrook, IL. Greg earned a B.A. in History from Southeastern University. He is a member of Willow Creek Community Church | North Shore.

Having grown up in a Pastor's home, Greg used to lay awake at night wondering where the Old Testament dramas played out such as when Joseph was elevated to Vizier, second only to Pharaoh in Egypt. That must have been something to see!

"It is thrilling to uncover the record of God's involvement in human affairs in the ancient record and then share that record with others."


Greg teaches Old Testament narratives using Ancient History and Archaeology to add detail to the Biblical record. Teachings include:

  • Noah's Ark - A Myth?
    • The Origins of Abraham
      • The Cities of the Plain
        • Joseph in Egypt
          • The Pharaoh of the Exodus
            • The Red Sea Crossing
              • Mt. Sinai
                • The Wilderness Wandering
                  • The Sinai Inscriptions