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The beauty of life, survival

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“All things were made by Him: and without Him was not anything made that was made.”
— John 1:3

While going through our everyday activities, we are surrounded by the creation of life in all its beauty: the animals and trees we see, the flowers we see and smell, the birds in flight, the insects we notice and above all the people who are part of our environment.

The life we notice is the gift given to us by the Creative Intelligence of the Universe (God) so we can see and feel what we are a part of. All life on this planet is connected in some way to make all of creation one. The protection and food source were created for each species before that species appeared. Without the food source, the species could not have survived to “go forth and multiply” as the scriptures were written.

I look at all life in my surroundings as a miracle because of the intelligence required to create it. The trees and their purpose are part of the creation that make other life possible, for the tree not only provides food but also the oxygen needed for other life to survive. While the tree provides what is needed for other life to survive, some trees depend on other life for their survival...


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