Wednesday, June 15, 2011

What's on Your Workdesk Wednesday 106




What's on my work desk today?
I've got my journal,
on top of a new work in progress.


I decided to use my paper scraps and just
glued them down using gel medium.
I'm probably going to use wall putty
to cover it a up a bit.

Today's reading from Corinthians
is one of my favorites.
Although we are reminded to be
generous with our blessings,
"to sow bountifully,
so we will reap bountifully",
we can claim God's promise that
He will provide for
ALL our needs,
even for the good work we do!

And this is so TRUE!
My family and I have been serving in
our local jail for about 3 years now,
and we have never lacked for resources
to share with them every week,
and especially every Christmas
when we prepare 300 bags of giveaways!

And here's a project I made
for a friend who is leaving for the US.
I was wondering what to give her,
and thought of decorating a purse
and putting prayers inside.

Join Julia and friends
for a lot of peeking at work desks and
projects! Two years old and
going strong!!

24 comments:

  1. Oh you are so right...we can't out give our Father........He is generous beyond measure......

    I love the purse of prayers you made for your friend. What a great idea.....I know she will love it.....

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  2. Hi Patsy,
    Love your blog is so full of joy and inspiration.
    HAVE A HAPPY AND BLESSED WEEK♥.

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  3. Love the altered purse and your journal page.
    Happy WOYWW
    Cathy xx

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  4. Hi hun
    great journal page, fabulous purse, a lovely idea,thanks for the mooch, happy WOYWW, sue,x

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  5. hi, gorgeous journal page, a great gift for your friend in the US. Happy WOYWW 106, Thank you for sharing, #25

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  6. The purse is fab! Your friend will cherish it.

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  7. I really love the purse you made for your friend. that is worth more than a purse full of money. you always have such wonderful ideas and posts here. be well, keep enjoying life.

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  8. Love your journal pages and that purse - what a fabulous idea. Hugs, Neet 49

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  9. Gorgeous journal! And a beautiful gift. :)Happy WOYWW!

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  10. Your journaling and artwork are so beautiful! What a blessing you and your family are to those in jail. Best wishes, Tammy

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  11. very nice collage in the making. Beautiful journal page there. Thanks for sharing! Vickie #46

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  12. Hi Patsy what a beautiful journal page so inspiring. It's a wonderful thing you do giving your time to those less fortuneate than yourself a lesson to us all to be more generous and giving. Love the gift you made for your friend she will love it.
    Kathleen x

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  13. Your artwork is so inspirational and whT a wonderful and thoughtful gift you have made for your friend!
    Have a great day!
    Rebecca (55> x

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  14. That is a fabulous journal page.

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  15. Love your journal it's amazing! Your friend will love her purse.Happy WOYWW
    ((Lyn))

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  16. Loving your artwork as always. What a thoughtful gift for your friend:)

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  17. Patsy,

    Every week when I see your artwork I am inspired by how you bring the scriptures to life. Today's verse about God's provision and how we are to use the resources he gives really made me stop and meditate on those truths.

    Thank you!

    Happy woyww,
    sandy #86

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  18. God is truly faithful. Your post is a real blessing, thank you for sharing and I hope you have a great day. Your altered purse is a beautifl gift that I am sure will be treasured!

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  19. Love the journal page Patsy, great way of using up the scraps too. Beautiful purse, such a thoughtful gift for your friend. Have a wonderful weekend.

    Hugs
    Brenda 73

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  20. You have no idea how it blessed I am to see your lovely art journal!! That they are full of God's word and encouragment!!!!This is a desire of mine to bring God into my artwork and crafts!! Art journal is something I want to do and have been trying. I am not as good as you and some of the other artist I see, but I still keep trying!!

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  21. I love your journal pages. I feel inspired to work in my own journal! Thanks! Thank you also for visiting my blog. I appreciate anyone who takes the time to look at my art!

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  22. Your journal page is lovely and the decorated purse is a wonderful idea - I'm sure your friend will love it. Hope you're having a great weekend. elizabeth x #79

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  23. I love your pages, so meaningful!
    And the little bag too. Pretty sure your friends has apprecciated it!

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  24. A pocket full of prayers is such a lovely idea. After all who doesn't need prayers.

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I am so glad you dropped by! You are a blessing!
:^) Patsy