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I received the spirit of Adoption

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I am so grateful to be a guest artist over at His Kingdom Come! I have chosen this bit of scripture to inspire my journal page.

Ephesians 1:5
5 he[a] predestined us for adoption to sonship[b] through Jesus Christ, in accordance with his pleasure and will—

My dear friend Sue Carey shared this image on Facebook and I just thought it was so appropriate for this particular message. We are Princes and Princesses of the One True King!!









Come and join the faithart journey at His Kingdom Come! FREE weekly devotions, faithart inspirations, technique videos, faithart classes- combining techniques and bible study! Lots of faithart products– stencils, stamps, thermofax screens, canvas, and coloring books!  If you were part of Take me deeper in 2015, please sign up for the 2016 Take me Deeper, so that you have access to the devotions, techniques and discussions! Free planner/journal pages are found here. Take Me Deeper will be continuing in 2016 with the “I am statements” of Jesus and our Spiritual DNA…

Prima Design Team!!!

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I am super thrilled to announce that I made the Prima Design Team!! I totally fell in love with their products when Finnabair introduced me to the watercolor pencils, oil pastels, and art alchemy paints. After working with the products on several projects, I knew that I wanted to try out for the team. I am honored and cannot wait to start creating more projects with their stunning products!!
Thank you Prima!  <<-------check out the announcement here. They are revealing the team 4 at a time along with some incredible new sneak peeks for the summer.



Me and Finn


Primitive Doll!

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So excited to share with you this Primitive Doll class. This is my first ever stitched class. We will create a super-easy primitive doll with lots of character! We will stitch our doll and then finish her off by roughly painting the face.....all on wonderful muslin.



















Who this class is FOR: anyone wanting to create their own primitive dollthose of you who like to paint and dabble in sewinganyone with basic sewing machine skills. (this is not a class on how to set up or run a machine)anyone who is too impatient to sew by hand...(raises hand!)who likes to paint faces!If you know how to sew dolls but are looking for inspiration and technique on painting faces on the dolls then come on and join in! Who this class isn't geared towards: anyone who already knows how to free motion stitch and make simple dolls AND Paint faces on their dolls (although this might inspire you so jump in either way)someone who has never sewn or doesn't own a sewing machine without the capability for free mot…

Presence

There is only shame and guilt in the Past
There is only fear and worry in the Future
But there is Stillness, Joy and God in the Present.
Even His name is Presence personified!

Exodus 3:14 NIV God said to Moses, "I AM WHO I AM. This is what you are to say to the Israelites: 'I AM has sent me to you.'"


When I focus on Presence I see His protective hands around me. Stuck on an elevator, I saw his hands holding me. A Divine, magical container.  There I was not afraid.  But what He has whispered to me is that I don't have to be stuck in an elevator to experience his Divine Presence. I am held gently and always in His hands. I am forever free to trust.
His name suggests transcendence of time. His Grace is my freedom and is nailed to the Cross. His Love is there for me always.  "Just be still" He says. Because presence is where you'll find me.
The Holy Power of I AM, I rest in your palms. and continue on this beautiful path you have so clearly laid out for me. I witness …