My Weekly Bible Journaling #68: Book of Isaiah and 100 Days of Bible Promises Devotional Journal (Link Up)

 

I am so sorry! I took an unexpected break last week. Between Father’s Day, my youngest son’s birthday, 2 of my boys going to camp, my oldest son moving to another city and a couple other things that popped up in my life – well I got swamped and I just didn’t have the time to put up a post. I hate that but my family comes first and they needed me.

This week I will have 4 kids at camp and only 3 kids at home. It will be a quiet week… I think… Prayers for my campers and for my daughter who is having some teeth worked on this week!

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Bible Journaling:

For the past two weeks I have been using the Beautiful Word Coloring Bible.

 

 

When bad things happen or when we are going through trials we may wonder – Why is God doing this to us? Doesn’t He love us and want us to be happy? What we can’t seem to grasp is that He is working in our lives. He is waiting for us to fully depend on Him, to exalt Him no matter how horrible our life is at the moment. He is making sure that we are truly ready to receive His grace and He is preparing us for the gifts that He has prepared for us. Yet the Lord longs to be gracious to you; therefore he will rise up to show you compassion. For the Lord is a God of justice. Blessed are all who wait for him! - Isaiah 30:18 #biblejournaling #christiancoloring #christiancreative #biblejournalingcommunity #ipaintinmybible #illustratedfaith #documentedfaith #biblejournal #bibleart #journalingbible #watercolor #readyourbible #faithjournaling #weeklyBiblejournaling #isaiah

 

When bad things happen or when we are going through trials we may wonder – Why is God doing this to us? Doesn’t He love us and want us to be happy? What we can’t seem to grasp is that He is working in our lives. He is waiting for us to fully depend on Him, to exalt Him no matter how horrible our life is at the moment. He is making sure that we are truly ready to receive His grace and He is preparing us for the gifts that He has prepared for us.

Yet the Lord longs to be gracious to you; therefore he will rise up to show you compassion.
For the Lord is a God of justice. Blessed are all who wait for him! – Isaiah 30:18

I am sure I must have read this verse before but today, for some reason, it feels like the first time. What an amazing prayer that I am sure all of us have felt in our hearts at one time or another. Lord, be gracious to us; we long for you. Be our strength every morning, our salvation in time of distress. - Isaiah 33:2 #biblejournaling #christiancoloring #christiancreative #biblejournalingcommunity #ipaintinmybible #illustratedfaith #documentedfaith #biblejournal #bibleart #journalingbible #watercolor #readyourbible #faithjournaling #weeklyBiblejournaling #isaiah #prayer

I am sure I must have read this verse before but today, for some reason, it feels like the first time. What an amazing prayer that I am sure all of us have felt in our hearts at one time or another.

Lord, be gracious to us; we long for you.
Be our strength every morning, our salvation in time of distress. – Isaiah 33:2

(Supplies: Prima Marketing Watercolor Confections: The Classics and Prima Marketing Watercolor Confections: Woodlands )

Only God has the power to change us in marvelous ways. We just need to have faith and trust in Him and Him alone! Then will the eyes of the blind be opened and the ears of the deaf unstopped. - Isaiah 35:5 #biblejournaling #christiancoloring #christiancreative #biblejournalingcommunity #ipaintinmybible #illustratedfaith #documentedfaith #biblejournal #bibleart #journalingbible #watercolor #readyourbible #faithjournaling #weeklyBiblejournaling #isaiah #prayer #watercolorflowers

 

Only God has the power to change us in marvelous ways. We just need to have faith and trust in Him and Him alone!

Then will the eyes of the blind be opened and the ears of the deaf unstopped. – Isaiah 35:5

(Supplies: Prima Marketing Watercolor Confections: Pastel Dreams )

Special prayers for my kids today. Two of them are at camp, one of them is getting ready to make a move, one of them has health issues, one of them needs His wisdom and guidance. The living, the living—they praise you, as I am doing today; parents tell their children about your faithfulness. - Isaiah 38:19 #biblejournaling #christiancoloring #christiancreative #biblejournalingcommunity #ipaintinmybible #illustratedfaith #documentedfaith #biblejournal #bibleart #journalingbible #watercolor #readyourbible #faithjournaling #weeklyBiblejournaling #isaiah #biblejournalingsupplies #journalingbible #snss #stamping #clearstamps

Special prayers for my kids today. Two of them are at camp, one of them is getting ready to make a move, one of them has health issues, one of them needs His wisdom and guidance.

The living, the living—they praise you, as I am doing today;
parents tell their children about your faithfulness. – Isaiah 38:19

(Supplies: Sweet n Sassy Stamps and  Tim Holtz Distress Oxide Ink )

My babies are home! Now we are getting ready to send 4 off to camp next week… So do not fear, for I am with you; do not be dismayed, for I am your God. I will strengthen you and help you; I will uphold you with my righteous right hand. - Isaiah 41:10 #biblejournaling #christiancoloring #christiancreative #biblejournalingcommunity #ipaintinmybible #illustratedfaith #documentedfaith #biblejournal #bibleart #journalingbible #watercolor #readyourbible #faithjournaling #weeklyBiblejournaling #isaiah #biblejournalingsupplies #journalingbible

My babies are home! Now we are getting ready to send 4 off to camp next week…

So do not fear, for I am with you; do not be dismayed, for I am your God.
I will strengthen you and help you; I will uphold you with my righteous right hand. – Isaiah 41:10

( Supplies: ZIG Kuretake Gansai Tambi Japanese Watercolour Paint Set – Pearl Colours )

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100 Days of Bible Promises Devotional Journal

Anxiety weighs down the heart, but a kind word cheers it up. – Proverbs 12:25 Praying for my kids and Hubby today! (Day 6/100 Days of Bible Promises) #illustratedfaith #shepaintstruth #biblejournaling #createdtocreate #100daysofbiblepromises #the100dayproject #godspromises #mixedmedia #promisesofgod #amen #artjournaling #100dayproject #dayspring #weeklyBiblejournaling #sweetnsassystamps #creativeworship #biblejournalingsupplies #journalingbible #stamping #clearstamps

 

Anxiety weighs down the heart, but a kind word cheers it up. – Proverbs 12:25
Praying for my kids and Hubby today! (Day 6/100 Days of Bible Promises)

( Supplies:  Illustrated Faith – Clear Stamps – Fly Free Butterfly and Prima Marketing Metallic Accents )

Do your best and trust God with the rest! (Day 7/100 Days of Bible Promises) #illustratedfaith #shepaintstruth #biblejournaling #createdtocreate #100daysofbiblepromises #the100dayproject #godspromises #mixedmedia #promisesofgod #amen #artjournaling #100dayproject #dayspring #weeklyBiblejournaling #sweetnsassystamps #creativeworship #biblejournalingsupplies #journalingbible #stencil

 

Do your best and trust God with the rest! (Day 7/100 Days of Bible Promises)

(Supplies: Tim Holtz Distress Oxide Ink Bundle and Hot Off The Press All Over Swirls Stencil )

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My Weekly Bible Journaling GOD Inspired Creative Arts Link Up Rules!

You can participate in My Weekly Bible Journaling ( #weeklyBiblejournaling) Link Up by:

1) Sharing your creative, artistic, crafty post that is GOD Inspired!! We want to see how God is leading your life with creative arts!

2) You’re welcome to link up your creative, artistic, crafty projects that are inspired by God like: Bible Journaling, Scrapbooking, Card Making, pictures/ journaling pages you have painted, colored or use mixed media on, sewing and creative writing.

3) Visit your link up neighbors, leave them some comment love and let them know that you are praying for them and their walk with the Lord!

4) If your post does not contain both a creative element and you telling us how God inspired your art or about your relationship with the Lord– then it is subjected to be deleted from this link up. I really hate to do that so please don’t make me!



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9 comments

    • Dani says:

      My kids tease me that butterflies are the only bugs I like – and they are right! 🙂 Awww! I love baby birds! Have fun and Blessings to you today!

  1. Jasmine @ Heart in Formation says:

    Wow! Happy to read/connect with you via Holly Gerth’s link up–mine is next to yous 🙂
    Thanks so much for sharing your love and how it is, with prayers and some verses, woven through the days/needs/cares of life. And Im super excited about your creativity linkup initiative. May everything in us come out–like raindrops or seeds or snowflakes–all unique and all awesome.

    Warmest,
    Jasmine

  2. Teresa B says:

    Hoping everything goes will with your kids. No matter what, mothers always worry…
    Beautiful pages, thank you for sharing your lovely work at The Really Crafty Link Party!

  3. helloredds says:

    What beautiful pages and beautiful journaling.
    And, I appreciate your message of hope. These words spoke to me, “Only God has the power to change us in marvelous ways. We just need to have faith and trust in Him and Him alone!”
    I’m linking from Debbie Kitterman’s site today for my friend Pam Blosser at JourneytoHim.com.
    Hope you have a blessed day~
    Melanie

  4. SunSparkleShine says:

    I love how you pray for your kids as you go. And my favorite is the line encouraging us to do our best and leave the rest to God.
    Blessings to you!
    Marva | SunSparkleShine

  5. swood97 says:

    Family first so it’s just fine if you missed a week on the blog. Love that color Bible and I know my daughter would too. Thanks for sharing with us at Merry Monday.

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