Empowering young Australians to be a clear Christian voice
The recent impact on the planet Jupiterreminds us about how dangerous the cosmos is. Many scientists regard Jupiter as something of a protective body in our solar system, as its enormous gravitational force attracts comets and other debris that may otherwise bring catastrophes to earth. While we may only speculate about the designs of the Almighty, the function of Jupiter in our solar system may be yet another of countless examples of divine grace.
It may give new meaning to the way in which God himself watches over the safety and security of society, in partnership with the watchmen who stand guard against earthly forces of wrongdoing.
While we have no power to avert cosmic collisions, let us continue to ask God to watch over the solar system, as we seek to watch over the well-being of earthly communities.