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NASA STS-128 Mission

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Landing Edwards Air Force Base

Landing Edwards Air Force Base

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September 11, (Day 254, Salvation):  NASA's Orbiter Discovery landed successfully on Runway 22 at Edwards Air Force Base, California.  Skies were slightly hazy.  Main gear touchdown was at 5:53/25 PM PDT (0053/25 GMT), Mission Elapsed Time 13 Days 20 hr. 53 min. 45 sec.  Nose gear touchdown was at 5:53/34 PM PDT, and Wheel stop was at 5:54/35 PM PDT.  It was the 54th landing of an Orbiter at Edwards, where 54 means Salvation and relates to the day of the landing, Day 254.  On the weather map over California was the image of a crocodile, which symbolizes a demon Commander, such as Baal.
Crocodile, 9-12-09, 0200 GMT, UW
The California desert landing came after rain in Florida prevented landing for two days.  The landing in California was on the eighth anniversary of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attack on the US.  The number, 11, is for a witness, as symbolized by the Twin Towers of the New York World Trade Center.  This also corresponds to Gemini and California.  The first plane, American Airlines Flight 11, hit the World Trade Center in 2001 when Midheaven was in Gemini.  Gemini and California also correspond to Israel.  The terrorist attack on the US was associated with cursing due to rejection of the Abrahamic Covenant.  STS-128 stands for a Cosmic stronghold (28), which corresponds to the attack from the air on Sept. 11, 2001.



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August 28, (Day 240, Strategy):  NASA successfully launched STS-128 from Kennedy Space Center, Florida under partly cloudy skies at 11:59/37 PM EDT (0359/37 GMT).  The launch of Orbiter Discovery (OV-103) came on the third attempt after a scrubs for weather and the Liquid Hydrogen Inboard Fill and Drain Valve.  The Inboard Fill and Drain Valve is in the aft of the Orbiter and corresponds to the image of the Orbiter in the tail of the Locust Centaur on the Mission Patch.  This also corresponds to tonight's launch time of 11:59/37, where 59 is for Simeon criminality and 37 is for a warrior.  The Locust Centaurs are the worst criminals of history.  They were incarcerated after the Flood.  They have also been described as a demon assault army, which corresponds to the number, 37.

Launch was on August 28, where 28 stands for a cosmic stronghold and corresponds to the number of the mission, STS-128.  It was Day 240, where 24 is for strategy, such as Satan's strategic attack on Israel or NASA's future flight strategy which is about to be decided by President Obama.

Launch Processing

Launch Processing

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August 23, (Day 235, Rest from Enemies):  The Launch Countdown for NASA's STS-128 mission is proceeding toward a scheduled liftoff of 1:36 AM EDT on August 25, 2009.  Orbiter Discovery will carry the Leonardo logistics module and the COLBERT treadmill, an exercise device named after comedian Stephen Colbert, to the Space Station.  And crew member Nicole Stott will replace Tim Kopra on the Space Station.

Mission Patch

The STS-128 Mission patch is shaped like a shield with three horns that breach a ring and point to a Pentagram.  Inside the shield, an Earth globe connects to a picture of the Space Station with double solar arrays symbolizing Gemini in the heavens.  Breaches on the left and right sides of the shield are plugged by the American flag on the left and the Swedish flag on the right.  The Swedish flag features a cross to symbolize the spiritual side.  The American flag is on the temporal side.  The two flags together symbolize the cross and the crown, or the concept of Church and State and the salt of the Earth principle.  Breaches in the sides of the shield must be plugged to maintain security.

The mission number, 128, stands for a cosmic stronghold (28) of Satan.  The patch as a whole symbolizes Satan's counterattack on operation footstool with demon locust centaurs, which will come out of the bottomless pit to terrorize people during the Tribulation (Rev 9:1-6).  The demons will appear like horses with the faces of men, hair like women, teeth of lions, breastplates of iron, and tails like scorpions.  They will wear golden crowns.  Their sting will be like the sting of a scorpion, and the pain will torment for 5 months.  They will be led by Abaddon, the worst demon criminal in all creation.  He was thrown in Tartarus, the dungeon of Hades during the Noahic Flood (2 Pet 2:4).

The golden pentagram at the top of the patch corresponds to the golden crowns of the locust centaurs.  The shield of the patch symbolizes the breastplate of iron.  The middle horn with the Orbiter at the bottom symbolizes the scorpion-like stinger.  The two outside horns symbolize the hair of the woman, and the vapor trail connecting Earth to Space Station symbolizes the smoke rising from the bottomless pit.  The combination of the Earth globe and representation of Space Station symbolize Heaven and Earth of Operation Footstool (Isa 66:1).  Satan, however counterattacks Operation Footstool, and tries to ascend to the Throne of God (Isa 14:13-14).  And Satan's arrogant, wicked followers behave accordingly (Psalm 73:9).

They have set their mouth in the heavens,
And their tongue runs out upon the Earth. (Psalm 73:9)
Their precipitous presumption has perched in the heavens.  This is a high-minded, arrogant attitude that is open to and communicating doctrines of demons (1 Tim 4:1).

On the one hand the the three horns of the patch rising to the pentagram symbolize Satan's desire to rise to the Throne of God.  This is similarly symbolized by the vapor trail from Earth to Space Station.  However, from divine viewpoint, it is just the opposite.  The horns piercing the ring symbolize adultery and the Prostitute of Babylon, who attempts to usurp the authority of God.  Consequently, Satan fell and was cast down to the Earth when he sinned.  The vapor trail falling from Space Station to Earth symbolizes Satan's fall.  It is also the path of Satan's followers (Psa 73:9).

Furthermore, the symbolism of the Patch also corresponds to the US health care debate that is currently being conducted by the President and Congress.  Israel is currently in a diplomatic row with Sweden, whose flag is on the Patch, because a Swedish journalist accused Israel of harvesting human organs from the Palestinian victims of the last Gaza invasion.  The symbols of Earth and Space Station on the Patch also symbolize internal organs of the human body.  The organs are behind the shield of the chest.  The Earth symbolizes the heart, and the Space Station symbolizes the kidneys.

The portrayal of human internal organs on the Patch, then, corresponds to the US health care debate.  The locust centaurs will cause much pain to man, but are not allowed to harm the environment (Rev 9:4).  The pain to man symbolizes divine punishment (Heb 12:6).  The health care crisis in the US has arisen due to divine punishment of reversionists.  The proposed government solution will destroy the insurance companies who have gotten rich from greed in the rising market for health care.  The insurance companies, however, are operating under free enterprise, whereas a government takeover will be socialism.  The government is engaged in a big power grab.  However, it appears that Satan is behind the whole health care debate.  He is not interested in free enterprise.

Hurricane Bill, which passed by Massachusetts on August 22, 2009, was shaped like a locust centaur.  President Obama delayed his vacation on Martha's Vineyard until the storm passed.

Author:  Larry Wood