God’s creative impulses delight and inspire me. Yes, God created birds, but more specifically God created owls–and roosters.
God, thank You for creating me as you did. Help me to value what makes each living creature–whether human, bird, fish animal–special too.
Genesis 1:26 Then God said, “…let humankind have dominion over the fish of the sea, and over the birds of the air, and over the cattle, and over all the wild animals of the earth, and over every creeping thing that creeps upon the earth.” Genesis 1:26
God said to humankind, “…have dominion over the fish of the sea and over the birds of the air and over every living thing that moves upon the earth.” Genesis 1:28
Invitation to prayer
Choose an animal, bird, or fish from the collection below. Make a mental, heart or body connection to it.
How are your emotions, thoughts, and senses inspiring you to pray?
The animals, fish, and birds of the Garden of Eden as depicted by thirteenth century sculptors. The top outer right voussoir of the central bay of the north porch at the Chartres Cathedral in France.