May 20

"T" is for...

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"Trust in the Lord with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding; in all your ways submit to Him, and He will make your paths straight." Proverbs 3:5-6

 

 

This was one of my Mom's favorite verses and is a treasured one to me since we clung to it throughout her cancer journey.

 

As my son prepares college applications, this is one that we pray over him as well. There are so many paths our children can take, so praying that that follow God's path is our heart's desire. ❤️

 

Proverbs 3:5Proverbs 3:5
"T" is for... Trust

 

Stencils work great to add some circular shapes to your pages. Tip: If you don't have a stencil handy, simply trace around the bottom of a mug or cup. #usewhatyouhave

 

"T" page in my Bible Quilt "T" page in my Bible Quilt
"T" page in my ABC Bible Quilt

#abcsofthebible #biblequiltjournal #Tisfor__ #treasure #tomorrow #tree #thinks

 

#TRUST

There are so many verses on trust that you can do a full page or even a 2-page spread.

I played around with these cute tea tags from arabahjoy.com. I cut out a teacup shape from colorful card stock, glued around the edges and left it open at the top to slide in my TRUST tea tag. I hole-punched the top of the tag and threaded baker's twine, placing this embellishment at the edge of the page so that the added bulk from the twine doesn't keep journal from closing.

 

#TEACH

 

 

I'm incorporating some other textures from printouts and this #wordnerd set from Illustrated Faith. Once I had a couple verses going along this theme of teaching and training, I decided to do a whole page.

 

 

How are you creating on your "T" page? Please share in Comments section below:

 

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