Christmas Tree

January 1, 2014

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“The Christmas tree is a symbol of God’s promise through Jesus—life and everlasting love.” Submitted by Mary Presciutti. We continue to celebrate the Christmas season and wish you a happy new year.


Nativity Scene

December 20, 2013

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“Here is a picture of our main nativity scene. We also have one under the tree in a manger, and then there are three that I’ve given to my five-year-old each year for the past three years, that he plays with. God’s love and peace to you all!” Submitted by Ana Maria Rivas. What special […]


Happy Thanksgiving

November 28, 2013

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“If the only prayer you said in your whole life was ‘thank you,’ that would suffice.” —Meister Eckhart Thank you for supporting Picturing God: Faces and Traces of the Divine with your visits, comments, and photo submissions.


Windows in the Morning

January 4, 2013

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“In the colors of the morning sky.” Submitted by Vukica Vera Jirak. Use Flickr? Sharing your photos with Picturing God is as easy as sending the link!


Home Nativity Scene

December 24, 2012

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“This is our family one. I have no manger so they are close to the Bible like they just walked out to tell the story of our Lord’s first night, a holy night.” Submitted by Pamela Hedgecock. You might also like: God-Potential Waiting to Be Born Finding God under the Christmas Tree

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Backyard Pool

July 18, 2012

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“My backyard, my peaceful space.” Submitted by Michael P. Dean. Where is your peaceful space?


Scene During Power Outage

March 8, 2012

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“Power outage during the October snow storm.” Submitted by Heidi Nelson. Where are you finding God this Lent? Share your photos for possible use on Picturing God, or join in the community at Other6 Prays Lent.


Snow Hearts

March 5, 2012

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“Yesterday our family made the hardest decision a pet owner ever makes. We had to put our beloved St. Bernard Daisy to sleep. She was 9 1/2 years old and was one of the most enthusiastic, happy, lovable members of our family. We prayed and prayed that God would take her to heaven and asked […]


Face of Jesus in Soot

February 8, 2012

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“I have a fireplace in my backyard where my men’s faith sharing group frequently meets. A lot of spirituality, prayers, and healing are done in front of that fireplace. One of my buddies commented on the face of Jesus etched in black soot on the brick surround. He is with us.” Submitted by Steve Schaefer. […]



July 14, 2011

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Is it just to be a shadow? A temporary taste of an even greater beauty that lies somewhere unseen? Connections made with others, some tentative, others deep and long—fast and furious, loving, sensuous, friendships, foes, convenience, need, soul to soul. All fade and end in this world. All shimmer and glimmer with the elasticity of […]