Seeing God’s Work through Statistics

I see God’s work in the strangest places.  I see Him in the obvious things: my children’s faces when they smile, a beautiful sunrise on my commute to work, a big thunderstorm, and (since I live on the Gulf Coast) in the hurricanes that come through our region.  But I also see God’s work in some of the more obscure areas of my life…. like statistics.  In my job, I use probabilities quite a bit.  I’m often faced with problems where I have a decision to make between two options, each having different financial consequences.  I use probabilities to assist me in determining which option is the best to choose, based on available information.  Now, please understand, I strongly dislike math…

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