It gets to the heart of why I continue trying to do better and to reach out to people with some important thoughts most seem to be overlooking. I'm sharing it because I keep wondering if anyone out there can relate to it enough to engage.
Peter why are you an Earth Centrist?
‘it’s about perspectives and how we process the information that’s flowing through our senses.’
It's about grasping for an appreciation of DeepTime, Evolution, and the dance of life and geology that created this world we were born out of and will die back into. Something that offers individuals a path to understanding their own place in time and the universe within a sane reality based over-arching perspective.
giant telescopes looked up into deepest space, and
That is not to say they are the same thing, they are not! Science is dedicated to honesty and objectively understanding physical reality while religion is concerned with the human imagination and our soul and spirit and how our struggle through short life. They are different, but both are necessary human inventions.
Beyond that? I’m too intimately familiar with evolution and biology’s utterly mind blowing ways and means and the story of how she got here. I don’t care how much my science pals howl, there’s a direction, randomness is ordered, and there is a ‘will’ going on.
For me God is Creation,
all four and half billion years of her, unfolding one day at a time.
Our individual unique relationship with God is the most intimately personal humans have - but it’s a nontransferable relationship - to nurture or squander as our own numbered days unfold.
This perspective offers opportunities to individually to develop our own intellectual/spiritual awareness, grounding, within the context of your own life.
(most recent edits 12/11/19)