Touching the Skies Through Others

Nearly every hobby that involves equipment and some kind of discipline usually turns into a virtual god. I have hobbies, so I am not against them, but they can easily suck up time and dollars. Something happens, however, when a person is a believer in the Lord Jesus Christ, because… Continue reading

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A Place to Hang Your Coat in the Sky

One of the joys of observing God’s placement of stars is to find asterisms  or identifiable patterns. The patterns are usually named after some object or thing that is commonly known. The Coat Hangar Cluster, which can be found in the vicinity of sky between Altair and the Albireo (the base… Continue reading

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The Narrow Band of Life

“Life’s a beach!” “Do what feels good!” The energy to do, feel, hear….the rush of the moments or the pursuit of them captivates lives. Sometimes the aims seem good, sometimes not. In the end, it’s so brief. We forget how narrow the band of life really is. Consider the sketch below. It is… Continue reading

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Settings and Risings on a Sleepless Night

It had been a busy day as we packed boxes to send to mission works overseas. I had watched Linda closely, as she had to force herself to stay alert but was determined to make progress–not giving in to the temptation to stop everything and have a pity party about… Continue reading

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High in the Sky; Constant and Clear: the Beehive Cluster

Whether north or south of the equator, most people can see the Beehive Cluster shortly after sunset and high in the sky. Whether it is a poor poverty stricken neighborhood or a rich suburb of a modern city, it is the same. Whether the observer is  a doctor or a… Continue reading

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