“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 […]
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“Teach me, Grandaddy.” Submitted by Patsy Baird. Subscribe to Picturing God via e-mail or RSS to be inspired daily by the images others submit.
“Autumn is the season I love here in Belgium. I am always fascinated how God created this fall season with its beautiful colors of leaves and trees while birds are chirping, busy preparing their nests and food before the winter comes. “Leaves with their different shapes change their lovely colors, especially when the sun rays […]
“Morning hike around the lake at Ridgecrest with Grandad.” Submitted by Amy Fenton Lee. Where do you see God in the people in your life? Send us a photo for possible inclusion on Picturing God.
“What difference does believing that I am God’s beloved child make in how I see myself and the world around me?” —3-Minute Retreat, “A Baptism Like No Other” Photo by Angela Pope.
“Family at Manhattan Beach, California.” Submitted by Kim Powell. Enjoy other scenes at the beach.
“A child is a gift of love from God to all that see the beauty of the work of God’s hands.” Submitted by Laura W. Darby. In honor of St. Ignatius’s feast day July 31, join in 31 Days with St. Ignatius, a month-long celebration of Ignatian spirituality.
“The things that we love tell us what we are.” —St. Thomas Aquinas From the 2012 Ignatian Inspiration Calendar
“I see God in the trinity of life as family: spouses, parents, siblings. Brothers holding hands for the first time in their father’s arms.” Submitted by Laura, who blogs at Mothering Spirit.