God's Hospitality

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I wanted this to be something to counter all the negative stuff on mass media about events in the pandemic; a reminder of the simple, ordinary decency of caring for those who are struggling just now, that never reaches our screens or our radios; enjoy! Love and God bless, Andy :)

Beautiful interpretation of his compassion and empathy for the poor and hungry, Andrew. The colours emanate the warmth of his compassion. x

Thank you Jacqueline for you lovely feedback, love & peace; God bless, Andy🙂 x

A great expression of how art can be a conduit for expressing events happening around us. This is a compelling work of art which makes us sit up and consider how we can contribute to society. I admire your skill and humane, contemplation here, Andrew. God bless you also 😇.

How lovely as both a thought and painting, glad you've brought this to our attention (great hands btw)

Thank you dear Heather; for that lovely feedback; the woman's hands are from a photo; as always when I can't get pics of people that I need, it's based on pics of myself, so the near one is mine, although painted to looking even older than my own! peace & love, God bless, Andy 🙂 x

Gods Hospitality in all its meaning conveyed in this lovely composition Andrew, striking colours and tones used very well .. x

Thank you dear Linda; what a lovely comment! peace & love, God bless, Andy 🙂❤️x

I've had some feedback about this asking which is the giver and which is the receiver; I've left that deliberately ambiguous so that neither is seen to be necessarily above or below the other, for that also, I believe is within the generosity of God; enjoy! God bless, Andy :)

Thank you Linda, Jacqueline, Heather and Carole for your lovely feedback not just on the painting but on its' meaning! Keep safe; love and God bless, Andy xx

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28/06/2020
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A depiction of my take on the very ordinary, but vital role of generosity to 'Neighbour', especially in the time of a pandemic. now sold

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Andrew Smith

I’ve always loved water, its movement, its colour, it’s power. I had the privilege of working as a hydrologist for nine years before ordination, necessarily but enjoyably observing the movement of water in full flow or even in floods. That was thirty years ago but my love for moving water has not…

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