Your blood vessels -- arteries, veins and capillaries -- is over 60,000 miles long. That's long enough to go around the world more than twice!2
If Earth were flat, or if you were standing atop a mountain surveying a larger-than-usual patch of the planet, you could perceive bright lights hundreds of miles distant. On a dark night, you could even see a candle flame flickering up to 30 miles away.3
The speech skill is a wonder. To produce a phrase, about 100 muscles of the chest, neck, jaw, tongue and lips must collaborate.4
Each time you take a step, you need to lift one foot off the floor while balancing your body weight onto your other foot. Your hips tilt sideways while bending your knee and you land on your heel propelling your body forward. You then straighten the forward leg while the back leg prepares to bend.5 You do all of this without thinking about it!
The average human head has about 100,000 hair follicles (Gray 2003)6. God has numbered each hair on your head. Not only that - He has numbered each hear on the head of every person currently living on earth (that was about 7.2 BILLION people as we entered 2015, according to U.S. News and World Report7)
Are you amazed yet? We are, and so we invite you to a very special program we're having on October 31 - Created to Worship. We'll spend the morning praising God for how very awesome He is. Join us at 11:00 a.m.
I will praise thee; for I am fearfully and wonderfully made: marvellous are thy works;
and that my soul knoweth right well. (Psalm 139:14)