Your response seems quite reasonable; your hopes, however , seem destined to disappointment.
Even YECs, content with their view of the Bible, are denied the expectation that the Bible will give a good explanation for why Science betrays them.
There really is no GOOD explanation for this conundrum. And yet millions of Christians are simultaneously satisfied with their view of Jesus as God ... and a Universe where God employed Evolution to accomplish His ends.
What kind of carpenter will you be? One who refuses to finish a cabinet because the pieces he has will not fit the design he has in his head?
Or will you set aside an ill-fitting piece so that he can complete 95% of the Ark of his hopes and expectations for an Eternal Life to come?