Nationality Room at the University of Pittsburgh If you ever visit the city of Pittsburgh, you must visit the Nationality Rooms at the University of Pittsburgh. I took these photos on one of my many visits here. BE ENCOURAGED! BE BLESSED!
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While walking along the streets where the Pittsburgh Arts Festival was located, there were a number of very alive looking statues that got a lot of attention. The details of the images portrayed by the sculptures, from facial expression to the objects in their hands was amazing. These statues were done by world-renowned artist J. Seward Johnson Jr. One of the […]
“In order to find peace, we must expose the masks we use to hide behind.” Debbie Ford (American author), Why Good People Do Bad Things (2008), HarperCollins “The most important kind of freedom is to be what you really are. You trade in your reality for a role. You give up your ability to feel, […]
SUMMER FUN The Color Orange The color of adventure and social communication The color orange radiates warmth and happiness, combining the physical energy and stimulation of red with the cheerfulness of yellow. Orange relates to ‘gut reaction’ or our gut instincts, as opposed to the physical reaction of red or the mental reaction of […]
Pittsburgh is an incredible melting pot of cultures from every part of the world. In the nineteenth century, the influx of new Americans arriving to work in the steel mills and factories made Pittsburgh one of the fastest-growing industrial cities in the country. Today, the result is a pastiche of customs, cuisine, and linguistic oddities […]
The 45-by-35 foot Rankin Deer Head sculpture has been at Carrie Furnace for more than a decade and has become integrated into the landscape. Six to eight main artist worked on the sculpture every Sunday throughout the course of a year from October 2007 to October 2008, with other helpers coming in for a day […]
Matthew 11:28-30 “Come to Me, all who are weary and heavy-laden, and I will give you rest. “Take My yoke upon you and learn from Me, for I am gentle and humble in heart, and YOU WILL FIND REST FOR YOUR SOULS. For My yoke is easy and My burden is light.” (Photo taken from the internet) POSTED IN OBSERVANCE OF BLACK HISTORY MONTH […]
The weather has taken its toil on the intra-structure of the city. Underground water pipes are breaking and we are running low on salt supplies for the roads. Can’t wait for the cold spell to break. No pun intended. BE ENCOURAGED! BE BLESSED!
I wish each one of you a Merry Christmas and holiday season. Thank you for following my blog, reading my posts and viewing my pictures. I gain encouragement and inspiration from reading yours. I hope you enjoy the spirit of the holidays through the following pictures I have taken. “GLORY TO GOD IN THE HIGHEST […]
I guess this is my week for getting up early and seeing wonders outside my window. This morning it was a halo around the moon. My first thought was: See what a halo around the moon means here. BE ENCOURAGED! BE BLESSED!