The Pacific Ocean, Darwin and Me

“Or who shut in the sea with doors when it burst out from the womb, when I made clouds its garment and thick darkness its swaddling band, and prescribed limits for it and set bars and doors, and said, ‘Thus far shall you come, and no farther, and here shall your proud waves be stayed’? Job 38:8-11 ESV

I am on vacation this week celebrating my 25th wedding anniversary with my wonderful wife Gail. We are staying on the island of Kauai and as I look out on the beautiful paradise I cannot help but wonder at the glory of God’s creation and its beauty.

Darwin came the the Pacific and lost sight of God putting man’s ideas in place of God’s. I look on the same ocean and cannot stop thinking about how wonderful and magnificent is our God. I guess it is all in how you want to look at things, man’s way or God’s.

David

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About dwwork

The name of this blog is taken from 1 Peter 3:13 - “always be prepared to give an answer to everyone who asks you to give the reason for the hope that you have. But do this with gentleness and respect, keeping a clear conscience. This verse became special to me over ten years ago when I was asked to teach an adult Sunday school class on Christian apologetics. This interest grew over the years to the point that I took some graduate level classes in apologetics. I think the best way to be prepared to give and answer to everyone who asks is to know scripture. It is my hope that through these short devotionals the reader will become more familiar with each verse. I have tried when possible to make them personal hoping in some small way to show that God’s word written over two thousand years ago is still relevant today. In the writing of these short devotionals I have been able to better understand how God’s word impacts my life. It is my hope that you too will come closer to our Lord Jesus and develop a closer relationship with Him. Finally, if the reader finds anything in conflict with scripture please let me know. God’s word is the final authority always overrules anything I might write. David
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2 Responses to The Pacific Ocean, Darwin and Me

  1. John Paine says:

    Enjoy your vacation!

  2. Joe Quatrone, Jr. says:

    Happy Anniversary, Dave!

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