“A tree is beautiful, but what’s more, it has a right to life; like water, the sun, and the stars, it is essential. Life on earth is inconceivable without trees. Forests create climate, climate influences people’s character, and so on and so forth. There can be neither civilization nor happiness if forests crash down under […]
“Gorgeous morning sunlight, a gift from God.” Submitted by Laura W. Darby.
“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.
“Finding God in the sunrise of each day.” Submitted by Gwen Youngblood.
“Sunset and water—and Earth imaging Heaven.” Submitted by Rose Narciso.
“I find God in nature every time I do trekking.” Submitted by Ria Bianca Valeroso. In honor of St. Ignatius’s feast day July 31, join in 31 Days with St. Ignatius, a month-long celebration of Ignatian spirituality.
“Water aerobics in our motherhouse Peace Pond. Happy Spring!” Submitted by Sister Jean Hinderer, CSA.
“Algae growing in the pond in the town square. Algae, the humblest of God’s plants, providing the majority of the oxygen we breathe.” Submitted by Mark Nicholls.
“A beautiful place to begin the day: Bon Secours Spiritual Center, Marriottsville, MD.” Submitted by the Basilica of Saint Mary Star of the Sea. Where do you begin the day? Send us a photo for possible inclusion on Picturing God.
Sunset over water. Photo by Matthew Martell.