artistic inspiration takes hold of young Emma's faith imagination in
thisbeautifully illustrated debut picture book about how we all see
urge to draw something beyond spectacular would not leave my side.
‘What should I draw?’ I thought. I sat quietly, listening to my
mind and heart. That's when I heard their whisper and I decided to
Emma tries again and again and again to draw
God, but her classmates can’t see God in any of her drawings. Emma
finally realizes that she doesn’t need their approval.
knew I had drawn God. God knew I had drawn God, and maybe Picasso
knew, too. That finally felt like enough.”
But when Emma
returns to school on the following Monday, something beyond
God is a story for children
to discover what inspires their very own faith imagination and to
realize the contagious faith that lives powerfully within them.