“Children inspire us with their simple way of solving a problem. Only one paddle and two nine-year-olds compelled them to find a peaceful solution or flounder. Such simple pleasures with my grandsons as they enjoyed the great outdoors. One daring, one cautious, each encouraging the other. Both in awe of God’s beautiful creation.” Submitted by […]
“At Santa Monica Pier, CA.” Submitted by Jingjing Arocha-Chao. Where are you finding God this summer? Send us a photo for possible inclusion on Picturing God.
“In the smile of my niece.” Submitted by Marilu Edurese. Where do you find God in the people around you?
“In watching our almost seven-year-old water ski! Weather was perfect and so much fun!” Submitted by Molly O’Gorman Billings. Where are you finding God this summer? Send us a photo for possible inclusion on Picturing God.
“This is one of my all-time personal photographs. It is a picture of my daughter in Alquézar, Spain. We were there on a trip in November, 1999. I originally took the picture in color, but it wasn’t right. I love this photo for its blend of the past, present, and future in a small town […]
“I see God in the hopes and dreams and in the wonder and awe of my children and in trusting that God is in control.” Submitted by Patti Scanlon.
“My newborn nephew who came home from the hospital.” Submitted by Geertje Peterson-Wijnia. In honor of St. Ignatius’s feast day July 31, join in 31 Days with St. Ignatius, a month-long celebration of Ignatian spirituality.
“Blow among us Spirit of God. Fill us with your courage and care as we learn to live as a family without Emily. It’s been four years since Niemann-Pick Type C took over Emily’s body by the age of 10. Pentecost Spirit and Body of Christ live in us as we each grieve in different […]
“Spending time with my grandchildren is my favorite way of experiencing God’s love for me!” Submitted by Arlette Leggitt. Where do you find God in the people around you?
“My five-year-old son, Solomon, called out ‘Mama’ in a voice filled with so much love and devotion as he gave me a flower. I looked into his eyes as I thanked him, and I saw God lovingly gazing back at me.” Submitted by Joyce M. Crisanto. See Mother’s Day Inspiration for poetry that celebrates motherhood.