the man behind the lectures!
Dr. Stewart W. Turner, who has developed and recorded all of the Creation Lectures in this series, is a rarity in today’s world; he is a graduate of three Universities and holds a PHD in Engineering, yet he is a Bible believing Christian who teaches Creation from a Biblical perspective based on sound documented science. He holds a BS in Mechanical Engineering from Drexel Univ, an MS and a PHD in Aerospace Engineering from Univ of AZ, and is a graduate in Military Science from Air University.
Dr. Turner has worked more than 40 years in the Aerospace Industry of which 31 years were with the U.S. Air Force as a Civilian Scientist. He specialized in Turbojet Engines, Rockets, Missiles, and Smart Bombs. He was one of the original AF Rocket Scientists at the AF Rocket Propulsion Lab and spent 11 years developing Segmented Solid Rocket Motors and Moveable Nozzles for Air Force and NASA launch systems. The next 20 years were at the AF Armament Lab at Eglin AFB, FL., where he became the Director of Engineering Analysis and was responsible for analyzing most of the weapons in the AF inventory today, including the more well-known JDAM (Joint Direct Attack Weapon) and AMRAAM (Advanced Med Range Air-Air Missile).
During his career, Dr. Turner founded three high-tech corporations: MTS Inc, to develop software for churches, SWT Inc, a Defense Systems Consulting firm, and Creation Lectures, LLC, to develop educational products. His other activities have included: Scout Master of a Boy Scout Troop , Church Building Committee Chairman for three churches, active Deacon or Elder for 30 years, Sunday School Teacher, Semi-Pro Photographer, and extensive travels to all 50 states and 30 countries with more than 50 trips to Europe. He also speaks fluent German.
He has studied Creation Science for over 40 years and has been involved with the Institute for Creation Research, the Creation Research Society , and Answers in Genesis (AIG) for many years. In 2004, he completed refresher courses in Creation Studies at the AIG Creation College. Dr. Turner has read most of the literature on Creation Science and has heard all of the arguments against Creation. He has lectured extensively throughout the US on Creation Science to all kinds of audiences. His latest series of 36 lectures are now available on 18 DVDs using approximately 1,000 colorful, professional PowerPoint slides presented in a fast-paced, easy to understand manner. Now living in Aiken, SC with his lovely wife of 50+ years, Dr. Turner is a Ruling Elder of the Grace Presbyterian Church (PCA) of Aiken, SC.
Dr. Stew has developed an outstanding ability to communicate concisely and effectively to all types of audiences. You will find the lectures entertaining as well as scientifically informative.