Friday, May 03, 2013

Be EXTRAordinary!

"Master, show us the Father," Philip asked of Jesus
in the 14th Chapter of John.
It must have been hard for the disciples and the people
to understand Jesus sometimes.
His words probably troubled them.
His words frequently provoked a decision.
To believe or not to believe.
"Is he crazy?" they must have thought sometimes!

To obey, to follow, or not to follow.
Today, we are being provoked the same way!
We can't just accept Jesus and say 
He's a great leader, a good teacher,
an anointed prophet.
BECAUSE He claimed to BE God!
"Whoever has seen me has seen the Father."
"I am in the Father and the Father is in me."
Many of His statement were blasphemous to the Jews
and they wanted to stone Him many times!

But Jesus was only teaching the disciples and the people
because He wanted them all to share His joy.
We can only have real joy IN HIM!!!!

I think we can only be extraordinary in Him too! 

Preparing ATCs for sending out!


Every week I choose one wonderful visitor
who leaves a comment
to receive an ATC from me.
I know it takes so much time and effort
to leave a comment
and I appreciate it soooo much!

This week,
Random.org chose
#7,Sandra of Doris' Daughter.
She makes charming mixed media collages
and dolls.

Thank you for dropping by!
You are appreciated!
Patsy

14 comments:

  1. Your girls are wondcerful this week and match your message. Blessings

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  2. beautiful pages as always Patsy. Happy PPF, Annette x

    http://nettysartadventures.blogspot.co.uk/

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  3. Beautiful paintings Patsy and kind of you to share your art with weekly givaways

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  4. I especially love the emotion/look of the woman in yellow. You captured something special in her eyes.
    I'd love to have you link up to my new blog hop today: T.G.I.F. @ Bible Love Notes.
    Have a blessed weekend.

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  5. always a joy to see your lovely ladies and be inspired by the text...happy PPF!

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  6. Your girls are great and sweet. Cheers and good weekend week.

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  7. Lovely portraits this week! HPPF!

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  8. Beautyful artworks! It's a joy to watch them :)

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  9. they are all lovely but I do like the extraordinary one the best this week... looks so inviting... lovely painting this week...xx

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  10. lovely creations this week. happy ppf

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  11. Oh yes we are all extraordinary. Happy PPF and have a great weekend.

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  12. Joy found in Christ is so much different than what the world calls joy. I get God-joy by reading the scriptures and seeing your art work. Beautiful!

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  13. Lovely pages - the girl in yellow is extraordinary! To God be the glory!

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