Science can be seen as the tie that binds both physical and spiritual. When people attempt to understand the physical world, science provides that logic. When people attempt to apply logic to the spiritual, they often fail. This reinforces the spiritual by showing that there are things beyond logic in existence.
Son: Why is the sky blue?
Dad: Gases and particles in Earth’s atmosphere scatter sunlight in all directions. Blue light is scattered more than other colors because it travels as shorter, smaller waves. This is why we see a blue sky most of the time.
Son: Are you sure it wasn’t just painted that way because blue is my favorite color and something out there wants to make me happy whenever I look up?
Dad: Well…I guess that’s possible too.