After some discussion, the Synod in convention adopted Res. 5-09A, which confesses that God created the world in six natural days.
There will always be a struggle between faith and reason. In matters of clear teaching of the Bible, however, we must hold to the Scriptures.
My reason follows after, in the wake of faith, and convinces me that the universe is simply too ordered and too complex to exist by chance.
As you enjoy nature, you’re enjoying God’s incredible creativity, imagination and vitality. Where many argue that the immense diversity of creation argues for random evolution, it makes a far better case for an imaginative God who delights in enormous variety.