If the experts “have an objection,” says Tom Gilson, Meyer “knows it already, and he answers it.”
“Dialogue,” in practice, can quickly devolve into a monologue where religion is supposed to sit down and shut up the moment there is a point of difference.
There is so much misinformation about the theory of intelligent design that many well-intended people reject not the actual theory but a silly caricature.
Getting ID theory right instead of criticizing a made-up straw man would be a good start.
There is nothing in the word “gift” that entails its having been given identically to all persons at all times. That’s not hard, actually.