Yesterday I happened to be watching a couple of wonderful animated videos on human fetal development.
The first video showed billions of sperm
A later video showed the
I had the same reaction to both images. While the numbers of sperm and neurons aren't exactly infinite, for all practical purposes they seem endless. And for that reason, they fascinate me. They overwhelm my imagination!
Then it hit me: I have those very same feelings when I am outdoors staring into
How amazing are these neurons, these sperm, these stars.
And that got me thinking about A Course in Miracles, In chapter one of the book, "a self-study curriculum which aims to assist the reachers in achieving spiritual transformation," the book lays out the principles of miracles.
One of those principles is this: "Miracles as such do not matter. The only thing that matters is their Source, which is far beyond evaluation."