The photo to the right (click on it to get a larger view) was taken at sunrise on the eastern shore of Kauai!
This morning as I read Psalm 19, I was transported in my memories back to those few days of enjoying the natural beauty of Kauai.
The heavens declare the glory of God;
the skies proclaim the work of his hands ...
The Psalmist David goes on for five more verses about the wonders of the natural world with which he would have been very familiar from all his time outside as a shepherd.
As an urban dweller living in the 21st century concrete jungle of Los Angeles, there is a mystical and magical feeling that comes over me when I get to see the natural world. This sense of the ineffable that is behind the natural world, I call God.
While I'm at it, let me toss out another GRE idea: cosmological argument. Simply put, if there is a creation then there must be …