Earth in Context

The universe is big—like, 2 trillion galaxies big. And that’s just an estimate if there is in fact only one universe. At 1208-Bit this week I took us on a journey through the cosmos to see just how vast God’s creation is. Check out this podcast episode on 1208GREENWOOD’s webpage or simply subscribe to the…

Number the Stars

Abraham is told to “number the stars” as an analogy towards how many children he will have. But in Abraham’s world, stars would have fed this analogy in another light—the same light that Paul is going to perceive it in later in Romans. Check out this podcast episode on 1208GREENWOOD’s webpage or simply subscribe to the podcast…

Kindness from a Cosmic View

In 1990, Voyager 1 left our solar system. As it departed, scientist Carl Sagan asked NASA to turn the camera around and take one last picture of the earth from its position 3.7 billion miles away. This famous photo was entitled, The Pale Blue Dot. In reflecting on this picture, Sagan stated, It has been…