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One man and a vision (Dutch ‘Ark’-builder draws visitors from all over the world)
Creation Magazine ^ | Frans Gunnink

Posted on 03/03/2009 9:04:28 AM PST by GodGunsGuts

One man and a vision

Frans Gunnink chats with Johan Huibers, Dutch ‘Ark’-builder

Johan Huibers is now well-known as the self-employed Dutch carpenter who has built a working ‘Ark’ nearly half as long as Noah’s original.

Since opening for public viewing in mid-2007 in the Netherlands, many thousands of visitors have ‘flooded’ into the ‘Ark’...

(Excerpt) Read more at creation.com ...


TOPICS: Constitution/Conservatism; Culture/Society; News/Current Events; Philosophy
KEYWORDS: ark; catholic; christianity; creation; evolution; genesis; intelligentdesign; moralabsolutes; netherlands; noah; noahsark; protestant

1 posted on 03/03/2009 9:04:29 AM PST by GodGunsGuts
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To: metmom; DaveLoneRanger; editor-surveyor; betty boop; Alamo-Girl; MrB; GourmetDan; Fichori; ...

ping!


2 posted on 03/03/2009 9:05:24 AM PST by GodGunsGuts
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To: GodGunsGuts

Apparently he watched Evan Almighty once too many times.

SnakeDoc


3 posted on 03/03/2009 9:06:16 AM PST by SnakeDoctor (Proud Charter Member of the Republican Resistance.)
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To: All

4 posted on 03/03/2009 9:06:22 AM PST by GodGunsGuts
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To: GodGunsGuts

Is building your ark on a barge cheating?


5 posted on 03/03/2009 9:09:30 AM PST by GonzoGOP (There are millions of paranoid people in the world and they are all out to get me.)
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To: GodGunsGuts

Everyone needs a hobby!


6 posted on 03/03/2009 9:09:32 AM PST by dmz
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To: SnakeDoctor

For some reason, I find this man’s story absolutely fascinating.


7 posted on 03/03/2009 9:09:38 AM PST by GodGunsGuts
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To: GodGunsGuts

He hasn’t heeded God’s orders about the seize of the ark.


8 posted on 03/03/2009 9:18:35 AM PST by SolidWood (Palin: "In Alaska we eat therefore we hunt.")
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To: GonzoGOP
It's a mock-up, hopefully his upcoming full-sized Ark will be fully seaworthy.
9 posted on 03/03/2009 9:19:24 AM PST by GodGunsGuts
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To: SolidWood

God promised never to send another flood, so time isn’t a factor. Ya gotta start somewhere.


10 posted on 03/03/2009 9:20:30 AM PST by GodGunsGuts
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To: SnakeDoctor

Or NCIS...


11 posted on 03/03/2009 9:20:40 AM PST by Hoffer Rand (There ARE two Americas: "God's children" and the tax payers)
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To: GodGunsGuts

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H2mcsYG6-tc&feature=related


12 posted on 03/03/2009 9:20:55 AM PST by eCSMaster
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To: SolidWood

But God didn’t order him.

The good news, though, is that Noah was obedient!


13 posted on 03/03/2009 9:21:20 AM PST by woollyone (I believe God created me- you believe you're related to monkeys. Of course I laughed at you!)
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To: GodGunsGuts
God promised never to send another flood, so time isn’t a factor.

James Hansen wasn't paying attention.

14 posted on 03/03/2009 9:36:03 AM PST by SlowBoat407 (Obama had to destroy the economy in order to save it.)
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To: GodGunsGuts

Thanks for the ping!


15 posted on 03/03/2009 10:04:09 AM PST by Alamo-Girl
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To: GodGunsGuts

“I attended a baptism service of someone who said they came to Christ as a result of seeing our “Ark”.”

Wow! One soul is worth all his effort.

I remember the claims that Mel Gibson’s movie was going to bring revival to America. Good call...... Did anyone get saved watching that film?


16 posted on 03/03/2009 10:19:51 AM PST by demshateGod (The fool hath said in his heart, There is no God.)
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To: demshateGod

“I remember the claims that Mel Gibson’s movie was going to bring revival to America. Good call...... Did anyone get saved watching that film?”


Many, the media had quite a few stories of doers of forgotten crimes turning themselves in and confessing because the movie had moved them so.

The movie is still contributing to saving souls and uniting Christians.


17 posted on 03/03/2009 1:52:07 PM PST by ansel12 (Romney (guns)"instruments of destruction with the sole purpose of hunting down and killing people")
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