Easter and the Everglades

I recently had the opportunity to visit the Everglades National Park, where I had some close (but not too close) encounters with a number of alligators (including our friend above). During our visit, we took a tram ride along a 15-mile path. Part of the path covered an earthen canal. Our guide, Forrest (fitting name,…

Creation Groaning

This morning, I was reading in Romans 8 - words so fitting for the moment we find ourselves in. Romans 8 begins by telling us that in Christ we are set free from the law of sin and death. Sin and death are still very real; sadly, this is all too obvious. But for the…

Science & Faith: Friends, not Enemies

In┬áhis book, The Prism and the Rainbow, Joel Martin points out that there are two ways to look at rainbows. One is based in Genesis (where rainbows are a promise from God), and the other is based in science (where the rainbow is a refraction of light through water). Which one is right? Well, both…