As you have most likely heard from various news sources, scientists have managed to create the first synthetic life in the form of a bacterium with DNA sequenced entirely by computer — a human-designed life form.
In doing so, they have proven what Intelligent Design advocates have been contending all along- intelligence is required to create life. But, have Craig Venter and his colleagues actually "created life?" No, they have only managed to "mimick it."
Albert Mohler comments further on this story here.
To learn more about what Craig Venter and his colleagues have, and have not accomplished, read this.
Courage and Godspeed,