Barbell and lifter

Weight training when life sucks: Why does God allow suffering?

Life had thrown us a few curve balls, and a close friend asked why Christians sometimes seem to have such a rough time of things.  She knows where we are at as a family and she has seen a close relative who was also a Christian suffer, and ultimately loose, a long battle with cancer.  Possibly she was starting from the assumption that Christians should have things easier, you know, since we’re best friends with Jesus ‘n’ all .. Continue reading

Robert Wood's flying robot

Flies, spies and why’s

This blog entry is probably pandering to my tin-hat-they’re-out-watching-us tendencies more than I would like to admit, but it’s a chain of thought I’d like to follow for a moment.  In general terms I try to keep abreast of developments in the world.  Amongst the topics that will normally catch my interest are IT, politics and robotics.  Joining the dots between the various topics is some what of a pastime too. Continue reading