Spring and Change

Our local area in Virginia had the coldest winter in 20 years. We just returned from a mission trip in Hanford CA, where the winter was the warmest in years but also very dry. But Spring changes things, because the elegant and perfect orbit of the planet around the sun, the rotation of the earth, and the axis that points to an almost constant place in the celestial sphere, Spring brings air flow changes on the surface of the middle northern latitudes. The winds pick up; the fronts are typically rapid. The air column is frequently unstable. Fluctuating temperatures are more dynamic than other times during the year. Cloud cover changes rapidly.

It makes observing a challenge sometimes because the sky changes fast. That is the subject of this observation during early March five years ago. The lesson is embedded in the observation sheet….

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About Roland

We avidly enjoy teaching about and observing God's creation. We are active in Christian mission work that often takes us to the Philippines and Asia. the observation of God's creation in terms. Part of the outreach and work is to maintain a site: www.cwm4him.org [or use christworksministries.org]. This site includes inspirational blogs, free downloadable courses, and a history of the charity organization. We aim to share the love of Jesus Christ, who has graciously extended his love to us. Our faith is a walking faith, so faith and works, as much as we are able, are married together.
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