Simple Faith: Hubcaps in Heaven

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My childhood happened long before personal computers—before cell phones and before satellite TV. Heck, it was the 1950’s; there were no satellites because there was no space program! Dwight Eisenhower was the president and Detroit’s ‘big three’ dominated the automotive market and everything we had was made in the good ole’ US of A. But ...

Simple Faith: All The Usual Suspects

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Like you, I enjoy a good movie. Casablanca, for instance, I deem a really good movie. You’ve probably seen it but allow me to remind you of its basic premise. Leading up to WWII, the African coastal town of Casablanca became a toxic cocktail of westernized Africans, mercenary Americans and fugitive Europeans escaping Hitler’s advancing armies. ...

Simple Faith: I Hope to Escape my Own Orbit…

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As perhaps you already know, Juno, NASA’s space probe, has reached the outer orbit of Jupiter. Launched in 2011, NASA spokesmen report the Juno space probe is the most complex and difficult space project they’ve ever attempted. I’m not a space geek, but I am quietly excited by their/our accomplishment. The radiation, however, is so ...