Friday, June 24, 2011

LOC FAF You Guide Me

Faith Art Friday comes around so quickly, those of you who know me, would know that Faith Art is a passion of mine - I am honoured to be able to host this post at Layers of Color - thank you Laura for the opportunities you give me - it is an honour!

'If I ride the wings of the morning, if I dwell by the farthest oceans,
even there Your hand will guide me, and Your strength will support me.'
Psalm 139:9-10

How wonderful to have the assurance that we do not walk this journey on our own, God's word tells us that.....

'Howbeit when he, the Spirit of truth, is come, he will guide you into all truth: for he shall not speak of himself; but whatsoever he shall hear, that shall he speak: and he will show you things to come.'
John 16:13

God's guidance is not for 'special occassions' or for specific situations.....
'And the LORD shall guide thee continually, and satisfy thy soul in drought, and make fat thy bones: and thou shalt be like a watered garden, and like a spring of water, whose waters fail not.

Isa 58:11

It is not something that we can boast about or take any credit for - rather.....

'The meek will he guide in judgment: and the meek will he teach his way.'
Psalm 25:9

God is eternal and will guide us in both life and death....

'For this God is our God forever and ever: he will be our guide unto death.'
Psalm 48:14

What better response is there, than to echo the words of the Psalmist....

'For thou art my rock and my fortress; therefore for thy name's sake lead me, and guide me.'
Psalm 31:3
May this be the cry of our hearts!
I have used the Backyard Birds, Nature Walk, Royal Birds and Merci Bouquet art stamp sets to create this project!  This is a page from my Vintage Paper Bag Album - my favourite kind of project.  I have decided that this would be a great place to keep some of my Faith Art - you can expect to see more album pages in the future!

This project is for the following challenges:
Diva's by Design - Anything But a Card
Scrapbook Sisters - Anything Goes
Everybody Art Challenge - Anything Goes
Flourishes TTC - Must Use a Brown Paper Bag in your project
My Time to Craft - Use More then One image
Crafty Cardmakers Spotlight Challenge - Sentiments as the Focus

You can see more of my projects in my Layers of Color Gallery, while you are there make sure you check out the other Design Team galleries there is so much inspiration waiting to be discovered, we are thrilled that Layers of Color is a Spellbinders Preferred Product Partner.

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  1. This is soooo beautiful Linda! I love how you pulled so many sets together for this and the Scripture is fabulous! Is that a stamp too? Your paper bag album is a great idea for your faith art! Have a wonderful weekend!

  2. Great idea for an album! I'm also wondering, as Grace did, is the Scripture a stamp or did you print it? Thanks for another beauty! ~hugs~

  3. Linda this is beautiful...not only the card but the messages within the post. Sharing our faith in the Lord and professing our love for God is his will. Blessings to you :)

  4. Hi Linda this is absolutely bee-oo-tiful - Love your thoughts too. I to wandered if you stamped or computer generated your verse, and also, how did you make the 'eggs' - they are fabulous.

  5. Lovely "faith art" work. Very inspirational! Pat

  6. Linda this card is stunning. I love that scripture. It was made into a song by Psalm Tree. Your work always glorifies the Lord. Thanks for your inspiring work, scripture and your posts. ~ Abby

  7. Gorgeous paper bag album idea, Linda! This page is just gorgeous! Wonderful scripture and beautiful details! Thanks so much for playing Flourishes FTTC this week!

  8. Hi Linda, what a beautiful little creation! The colour you have used is gorgeous and the touch of bling is so pretty. Thanks for joining in with us this time at Divas by Design. Sarah

  9. Beautiful card Linda, thanks so much for joining in with the Crafty Cardmakers Spotlight challenge this week.
    Jenni x


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