Nature

Cloud formations

A cloud. Source: Pixabay.

Miraculous beauty: The sky is an endless source of beauty. It is an ever-changing canvas. One day it is a clear blue with wisps of white. The next it is covered in puffy grey shapes with rays of sunlight streaming through. Every colour and shade and pattern that could be imagined has been strewn across it, and we are all witnesses of this ongoing miracle. That’s why the psalmist wrote, “The heavens declare the glory of God, and the skyRead more

Galaxies, Nebulas, and Supernovas

A NASA image of the Swan Nebula

NASA’s Spitzer and Hubble Space Telescopes have captured some incredibly beautiful and awe-inspiring images of space, many of which they have made available online to the public with open permission for a wide range of uses. I don’t pretend to understand exactly what I’m seeing in these (images below). (The captions are taken from the notes on NASA’s site). But they do fill me with wonder. Just think: the God who made the galaxies, the nebulas, and the supernovas isRead more