Philippians Starting a new sermon series on Philippians. This is such a great book! I designed an old hand written letter complete with wax seal and put a post mark in the upper right hand corner with a 4:4 in the center. This represents Philippians 4:4 “Rejoice in the Lord always”, which seems to be the verse that sums up the whole book. What
Here’s a page from my devotional journal I did today. I decided to illustrate a Job 38:1 as I read a post from Pastor Phil Nelson about God’s use of Whirlwinds. Pastor Phil is pastor at Lakeland Baptist Church in Carbondale, Illinois. Here’s the link to his post: https://www.lakelandchurch.org/10301/newsletterentry/entry_id/358153/Newsletter-Entry In the meantime my prayers are with the folks in Moore Oklahoma.
Women’s Meeting-Container Gardening – Ezekiel 17:8 Friday I led a gardening workshop at LifeSpring Community Church, https://www.discoverlifespring.com/. As I prepared I was struck by the number of verses in the bible that relate our spiritual walk with garden analogies. The first thing you have to do before you plant is to make sure you have good soil. And so before we can be any good
Sermon Sketch notes on Psalm 8:3-4. When you consider how AWESOME GOD is, it’s an overwhelming thought that HE would even care for us. We are so small in the realm of the heavens and the earth, yet God loves us and cares of us and is concerned about what we are concern with. (Ps 138:8). He’s interested in me and helping me find my
Bulletin Cover Psalms 8:3-4 Here’s the bulletin cover for Sunday continuing our 10 week doctrinal series. Here’s the link if you’d like to listen to the sermon: https://www.discoverlifespring.com/782095. This was a fun cover to design pondering why God in all his glory and power would even care for us. We are so small compared to all His wonderful creations. Wow! What an awesome God
Sunday School Poster: Character Series Col 3:12 – Gentleness I did a series of Character posters for Lake Williamson Christian Center https://www.lakewilliamson.org/ that focused on character qualities and incorporating verses into the piece. This is the poster on Gentleness taken from Colossians 3:12: Since God chose you to be the holy people He loves, you must clothe yourselves with tender-hearted mercy, kindness, humility, gentleness and
Sunday School Poster: Eph 3:20 So I think Spring might finally be arriving in St. Louis. I hear birds and my daffodils are blooming. They even survived the snow last week. I just thought it would be a great time to post my illustration for Ephesians 3:20. This is my life verse, it just speaks to me about the hope we have in Jesus. So
Bulletin Cover Easter John 3:16 For a lot of folks Easter is a time to dye eggs , and wake up to a cool Easter basket full of candy. But that all falls woefully short of the real reason we celebrate Easter. In doing this week’s bulletin cover, I decided to decorate my own egg and wrap it in truth about Easter.