Wednesday, August 17, 2011

Starting a New Journal

  
What's on my workdesk this Wednesday?
There are just a few pages left to my journal,
so I decided to make a new one.
This time, I am trying to make one
using rings, so I can just add pages
as I go along.
 
Here's the front page so far.
The back page hasn't gone beyond
the background yet.


My journal page for today.
The bible reading, Matthew 20:1-16 is all about 
the mercy and generosity of God.
The laborers who came early
complained that the master
paid them the same wages as
those who he hired to work for the last hour.
"These last ones worked only an hour,
and you have made them equal to us,
who bore the day's burden and the heat,"
grumbled the workers.
"My friend, I am not cheating you.
Did you not agree to the usual daily wage?
Take what is yours and go...
Are you envious because I am generous?"
the master of the vineyard said.

If when we reach heaven,
we see the corrupt government official there,
the celebrity who lived a promiscuous life,
an atheist,
will we feel like the laborers in the vineyard?
Will we feel God was unfair?

Joining the lovely Julia for a 
peek at desks and projects!
and linking up with


Why don't you tag along?


24 comments:

  1. Wonderful pages for your journal and as always such meaningful and important content.

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  2. just love all those pots of colours and your brushes - a true artist's desk...
    Thanks for sharing your desk today. Sarah at 2.

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  3. fabulous journal pages and your desk is an awesome work too! Have a great week. Vickie

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  4. That new journal is going to be beautiful! Love your journal page for today.
    Happy WOYWW

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  5. That's one creative desk! The new journal page is really pretty! Have a great week xx

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  6. loved your new journal. can't wait the new pages you will create with it!

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  7. Oh your desk is a riot of lovely colour again! The trick is to always have a handful of pages ready. Specially for you - you are a prolific journaller. I hope your Son's stay and experiences are rich and life lasting...what a great opportunity you've given him!

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  8. Love the new journal, and your reading journal is fabulous.

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  9. Great pages! Love the colors. :)

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  10. Fantastic journaling - lovely visiting your blog - Hazel WOYWW #65 x

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  11. wonderful new pages and such amazing art work! Happy WOYWW!
    (((Lyn)))

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  12. I love the new cover for your journal. So much colour to enjoy too. Loving all those pots of paint.

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  13. I love how your pages look with the words and pops of color! This is such a creative way to document how God is speaking to you. It makes me smile.

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  14. You are a fountain of creativity and inspiration!

    Spanish Pinay

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  15. Inspirational as always!

    Ramona
    http://create-with-joy.com

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  16. I'm having a quick trip round the WOYWWers before I start on my next batch of little African dresses. It's great to see what you're busy with this week.
    Hugs,
    A x

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  17. Love your bright and cheerful desk - all those lovely pots of paint are so colourful. Have a great week. Elizabeth x #70

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  18. What a beautiful, colourful working desk you've got this week! I love your style, and your journal pages are great - I love the text you have chosen, and your artistic interpretation of it. God bless you!

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  19. I love your new journal cover!

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  20. A new beginning with a new journal; love that feeling! Your beginning is beautiful! Love your idea of putting it together with the rings.

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  21. Beautiful work! Now that's an artist desk! Beautiful colors! Thanks for sharing your desk! I am new and I am loving this all.

    Beetty

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  22. Very nice. I love the colors you use...so much going on your pages and they are true works of art.

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  23. Beautiful journal entries. tfs

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  24. Love your desk and your new journal is so beautiful.

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