Years slide by faster than most of us can keep track… often faster than we would like. When something jogs memory we look back at incidents that surely happened only last week! As I explored the NASA site I realized that today is the 40th anniversary of the Apollo 11 astronauts’ first walk on the moon. They have released a newly restored video from the live TV broadcast of that event.
July 20, 1969
Awesome is an overused word these days, but I remember being awestruck on that day and I still find the concept of space travel wondrous. When we are allowed glimpses into bits of our world that used to be unknown to us but that have been there since creation we realize anew that our God is indeed an awesome God!
“Who among the gods is like you, O LORD ?
Who is like you—
majestic in holiness,
awesome in glory,