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Today's Creation Moment

This Flower Is a Real Stinker
Isaiah 40:28
"Hast thou not known? hast thou not heard, that the everlasting God, the LORD, the Creator of the ends of the earth, fainteth not, neither is weary? there is no...
Dung beetles may not be a very pleasant subject, but after all, someone has to do the housekeeping. So God created what man has classified into 30,000 species of dung beetle. Many will form their...

Did Job Have a Weather Satellite?

Job 37:9
"Out of the south cometh the whirlwind: and cold out of the north."

One of the most amazing things in our modern age is the scientist who thinks he can use science to judge the Bible. After all, many things accepted today as scientific fact were first taught in the Bible.

Job 36:27-28 explains the water cycle in which, through evaporation, tomorrow's rains are drawn Did Job have a weather satelliteinto clouds. Ecclesiastes 1:7 explains why the rivers do not fill the seas. It tells us that there is a cycle of water from rivers to seas back to fill the rivers again. It was not until 350 B.C., long after Job was written and more than 600 years after Ecclesiastes was written, that Aristotle began to understand the water cycle. And finally in 1841 a scientist, using a thermometer that Galileo invented in 1593 and a barometer that had been invented by Torricelli in 1643, showed that clouds were actually the result of rising water vapor.

Job 37:9 and Ecclesiastes 1:6 both speak of wind and weather patterns that were finally confirmed in 1940. Read these passages before you look at the latest satellite weather pictures. The satellite clearly shows what Scripture is talking about in these verses.

Many of the accepted facts of today's science were originally stated by God in the Bible. Science should not pass judgment on the Bible. After all, it has taken science thousands of years to begin to catch up with the Bible's level of knowledge about even such a thing as the weather.

Father, man is a prideful creature who typically thinks he knows more than he really does. Help me to see the pride in my life, for human pride always stands in the way of a closer relationship with You. In Jesus' Name. Amen.