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God has said; ‘Never will I leave you; never will I forsake you.’ but knowing God doesn’t always mean an easy life. If we are not careful, when we hear these sort of verses, we can drift into unreality, a place where there is no pain, no suffering, and no hardships! … How big was Noah’s Ark with facts and figures
How big was Noah’s Ark, well the length and beam of Noah′s ark make it very sea-worthy and compares with that of a 14000 ton Tanker. It had the correct proportions, unlike the ark in the Babylonian flood story. The eight images below are shown to the same scale: Titanic, the Mayflower, Cutty Sark…  Out of control lives
Noah had no sail or rudder, I wonder how he felt – powerless, not in control?  Are there some missing verses – we don’t read about Noah complaining
Our lives are sometimes swept along by strong currents and storms and it seems to be totally out of our control!
How strange to build a huge boat, without any form of propulsion, no sails, no oars, no engine, and even more strange, no way of steering it – no rudder!…
What about the smell within the Ark? Could Noah have built the huge Ark?
What about the noise and the lack of space?
But there are no verses that tell us of Noah reacting badly while he was on the Ark.
I used to share a granny flat, with a chap who worked on a pig farm…
The Ark was slightly larger than a 14000 ton tanker.
It is strange but true, that many building marvels were built thousands of years ago and modern engineers have tried to recreate certain ancient buildings or machines and have often failed…