The Place For … | Weekly Photo Challenge: Sea–Points of View

The sea. The place for …

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Thoughts … To contemplate, ponder, focus.
Emptiness … To let go, exhale, relax.

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Filling … To see, inhale, rejuvenate.
Cleansing … To wash clean within.

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Forgiveness … You have been forgiven. Therefore, forgive.
Giving … Gratitude, glory, praise.

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Receiving … Love, grace, mercy.
Quiet … Stillness, rest, knowing.

IMG_1952Noise … Breeze, waves, seagulls.
Laughter … Children, laughter. Families, laughter. Couples, laughter.

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The sea.
The place for joy.
It brings out the best in all of us. ~ Alexandria Sage

“How inappropriate to call this planet Earth when it is quite clearly Ocean.” ~ Arthur C. Clarke

Weekly Photo Challenge: Sea
Weekly Photo Challenge: Point of View

All photos taken with iPhone. No photo edits, cropping, or straightening–with exception of #4, in which the built-in iPhone enhance tool was used. Yes, everything looked that beautiful!

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19 Comments

  1. Oh, that photo of the wave is spectacular! Well they are all amazing, but that one took my breath away! So Beautiful!

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  2. Anonymous

     /  September 6, 2013

    That second picture of the ocean is my favorite. Love that deep sea green and the detail you captured of that white cap is startlingly beautiful.

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  3. Glorious!! Loved them all. Well done!

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    • Thank you, Tina. Enjoy your time in China. It’s in the back of my mind. I have a nice opportunity to go next summer. The Great Wall is included. I’ll keep a close on your photos while you’re there!
      Take care. Always nice to hear from you. 🙂

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  4. Okay, sorry to be a couple of days late, but these images or awesome. I SO TOTALLY love the sea–especially walking it in the early morning, looking for shells.

    Hugs from Ecuador,
    Kathy

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    • Kathy, so nice to hear from you! I’m so glad you appreciate the photos. I just returned from the beach and it was such an incredible time. Took those photos last week. Like I said, the sea brings out the best in all of us. Guess that’s why God provided so much on our earth. We love the shells, too. We have a nice jar for the prettiest ones. They’ve earned a spot above our kitchen cabinets. Enjoy Ecuador. Again, nice to hear from you!

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  5. The sea…one of my favorite places to go, and relax and admire God’s handiwork! The pictures are beautiful!
    I also wanted to let you know that I nominated you for Versatile Blogger Award – I’ve really enjoyed your blog, and your inspiration! Have fun!
    http://blessingsthruraindrops.com/2013/09/10/and-the-nominations-are/

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    • I want you to know I REALLY appreciate this. I will try to get to accepting it but, like you, it may take awhile. Thank you for it. I’m very honored. I’m so glad you like my blog. I like yours as well. 🙂

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  6. The sea indeed brings out the best in us. It help us appreciate the simple yet precious blessings in life. Beautiful post!

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