by Philip R Benge
Alun Reece, once Starfleet’s ablest captain, but following the death of his wife, thrown in to the depths of depression. Then an astronomer receives a message for Mankind, supposedly from God. The Church of the Universe send a starship in to deep space to investigate, and for some reason with Reece as its captain. Little does Reece, or his crew, know that the journey will lead them in to danger.