After shooting 1300 images of the Perseid meteor shower over 5.5 hours last night(automated), I used software to stack the images on top of each other. Above was the result. Keep in mind this is just a small sample of the wonderous night sky. Simply stunning. "The heavens declare the glory of God; the skies proclaim the work of his hands." - Psalm 19:1 The image above brings to mind the classic hymn lyrics of 'This Is My Father's World' . This is my Father's world,
Fact: Man-made ultra high voltage power lines can carry 800,000 volts. Fact: A God-made tall thunderstorm cloud can hold over 100,000,000 volts of potential. “Ascribe power to God... whose power is in the skies. Awesome is God from his sanctuary... he is the one who gives power and strength to his people. Blessed be God!” – Psalm 68:34-35 As humans we love to think we have power. We may try to gain it in success, wealth, friendships, work position, knowledge, retweets, the
"For you formed my inward parts; you knitted me together in my mother's womb. I praise you, for I am fearfully and wonderfully made..." - Psalm 139:13-14
Newborn babies are simply spectacular. They are truly miracles from God, every one of them (James 1:17). It is amazing how intricate their bodies are and the process that took place to form them, knitted together by God, observable by science. What evolution has trouble accounting for is the creation of in
"Seek the Lord and his strength; seek his presence continually!" - Psalm 105:4
What a wonderfully encouraging thought, seeking the Lord continually. Though it is often easier read than done. As a child of God and a follower of Christ there may be times when we love God, but we have no drive to seek him. The furnace of our heart no longer rages hot for Him. What then? Do we give up or give in to indifference? By no means!
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“But his delight is in the law of the Lord, and on his law he meditates day and night. He is like a tree planted by streams of water that yields its fruit in its season, and its leaf does not wither.” - Psalm 1:2-3 As we head into summertime and leave the school year behind, schedules and routines begin to change, a little more time frees up. Perfect. What a wonderful time to begin to create the habit of getting into God’s Word and committing some to memory.
"I lift up my eyes to the hills. From where does my help come? My help comes from the Lord, who made heaven and earth." - Psalm 121:1-2
Do you ever feel stuck or trapped in a situation or circumstance? No way forward or backwards, in or out? It may be a relationship with family or friends, a tough decision, or an issue at work. Whatever the case, Psalm 121 is clear, our help comes from God. Take time to read the whole chapter, it is short. He is our he