Wednesday, April 24, 2013

Word Art Wednesday #77

Hi Everyone,

I want to thank you all for taking the time to visit my blog.  Your wonderful comments are such a blessing to me. 

Today's word art comes from the Book of Psalms...


Psalm 103 is a hymn to God's love and compassion towards his people. The first few verses of the Psalm celebrate the personal benefits we receive as children of God.  And just what are these blessings?
 
who forgives all your sins and heals all your diseases,
who redeems your life from the pit and crowns you with love and compassion,
who satisfies your desires with good things so that your youth is renewed like the eagle's.
                                                                                                                Psalm 103:3-5

God is our loving father who delights in blessing his children.  I'm so glad that I'm a daughter of the King!!!

For my layout I used a photo of myself that I took during an early morning walk while I was at our church's annual women's retreat a couple weeks ago.   Being out alone, in the quiet of the early morning, is the perfect opportunity to reflect on all of God's blessings.  It's the perfect time to "Be still and know that I am God" Psalm 46:10.  And be thankful!!!



Supplies:
CTMH Patterned Paper & Cardstock
CTMH and Recollections Gems
CTMH Fabric Button
Washi Tape
Fiskars Border Punch

I hope you join the Word Art Wednesday challenge this week. Feel free to save today's word art to your computer for your personal use. Check out the Word Art Wednesday Challenge Blog to see what the other design team members created with this week's word art. If you are new to our challenge, check out the challenge guidelines to find out how you can be eligible for the prize drawing from this week's sponsors  Shabby Cottage, PamKorte CTMH , and  Scripture By Design.

Thanks for stopping by. Blessings to you!

10 comments:

  1. Gemiel this is a beautiful page - love the photo of you. :-).
    Many blessings
    Maxine

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  2. Very creative layout and photo. Hugs to you.

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  4. Gemiel what a great picture for this scripture! Beautiful page!

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  5. Isn't Psalm 103 just almost more than you can take in sometimes? Your page is so beautiful.
    Blessings
    Carole

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  6. Another gorgeous layout, Gemiel. You are a blessing in my life, and it brings my heart such joy to know that you have the joy of our Lord in your life, and that you are raising your family for His glory. Thanks for always being such a source of blessing to me. God is SO GOOD!
    Karen

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  7. Oh how I miss these retreats. Maybe next year I can fly in and go along with you ladies. I love this picture of you and your layouts are always a blessing HUGS AJ-

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  8. That was the perfect self-portrait photograph to go with this quote. Praise the Lord!

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  9. Fabulous layout Gemiel! Love the whimsical feel to this beauty! {{hugs}}

    Lori

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  10. Your May 2 WAW card is beautiful. Love the little girl.

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