This was sent to Mike. I checked it out on Snopes. They say it's true.
I think God loves to show off His creativity....but for the Sceintific explaination, read below.
This is a fire rainbow - rarest of all naturally occuring atmospheric phenomena.
The picture was captured on the ID/WA border. The event lasted about 1 hour.
Clouds have to be cirrus, at least 20K Feet in the air, with just the right amount of ice crystals and the sun has to hit the clouds at precisily 58 degrees.
Text found in email and snopes.