Just Wondering…

It happens several times a year, usually around some religious holiday, but sometimes out of the clear blue.  I am reminded of an internal discussion I have with myself, a discussion about the Big Question…is there a God?  There, I’ve asked it.

It would appear that there is one school of thought that says an adamant “Yes”…just look at nature, etc. and you can see clearly.  There is another school of thought that says “No”…there is no proof since no one has ever seen God.  Then there are probably the majority of people  that want to believe in God, that don’t ask the big question, that just go on faith.

Even a discussion of the theory of evolution can and does evoke strong polar views…we can’t have it both ways.  There is a truth to it all, but our puny minds may not yet be ready to grasp the whole picture…The Big Answer.

Perhaps the former science teacher in me, or the psychologist that rules my mind, or the person of faith I consider myself to be enjoys pondering these Big Concepts. But this question has always stuck with me:

If the universe and all of us came about by “accident”…by an organizing of the chaos of the elements (carbon, hydrogen etc) into some life, WHERE DID THE ELEMENTS FOR LIFE COME FROM?  If we accept that we just sort of happened, someone (God) had to create the elements – right?  And if the elements just came out of nothing…why couldn’t God?  Interesting I think.  

WHAT DO YOU THINK?

Blessings to all.

Advertisements

About doctoraquarius

As long as I can remember I have written - poems, observations, stories. Then graduate school, marriage, raising a family, and work occupied my life 100% of the time, and my writing for pleasure took a back seat. I'm back. Retirement from my professional life as a school psychologist, grown children, and an empty nest have freed me to follow my passion. My wonderful husband of nearly 40 years encourages me and my God sustains me.
This entry was posted in Uncategorized and tagged , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s