Wednesday, May 22, 2013

WOYWW: My Treasure Map!

Here's my desk for this Wednesday!
I just came from a trip to Singapore
and you can see my paints in a Tostitos bottle
where I packed them.
My husband shook his head at me,
"Why are you using a glass bottle!???"

 We are off tomorrow to stay in Las Casas Filipinas de Acuzar,
where we are going to see old Filipino houses.
I am going to pack these paints 
in my glass bottle again tonight.

"May my tongue sing of Your promise...." Psalm 119:172
In another version, it reads,
"My tongue shall sing of thy Word..."

What is there to sing about?
Why lots!!!
"God puts Himself within our reach with His promises!"
"Tarry at the promise till God meets you there.
He always returns by way of His promises."
"When faith goes to market,
it always takes a basket!"
(Streams in the Desert, December 29)

I always try to stand on God's promises.
That's why I draw it, to embed
His word in my heart!

"Study the generations long past
and understand,
has anyone HOPED in the LORD
and been disappointed?
Sirach 2:1-11

 Not reading God's Word is like 
not digging for treasure when you have
a treasure map telling you exactly where it is!
I am claiming my inheritance,
just like all those people of generations long past
who were not disappointed! 

How about you?

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
Visit her joy filled blog 
with lots of great ideas!


Joining the lovely Julia Dunnit for a 
peek at desks and projects!
I love blog parties!
Won't you join us?
Sometimes I put on my best pajamas 
and party here:

Blessings!
Patsy



25 comments:

  1. I love your ATCs but what do the initials mean? Lovely paintings too, you have a great style!

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  2. You have some adorable ATCs. They are simply gorgeous. I'm with your hubby. I would be afraid of the glass bottle.

    Happy WOYWW from #10.

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  3. I just love all your paintings, art journal and ATC's, beautiful work!!! Happy WOYWW.
    Janene #17

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  4. Great post. Love the photos of your ATC and journal pages. My husband thinks some of the stuff I do is strange too! I packed some plastic embellishment bags in a glass jar to travel with....when I asked him what he would have done he said left them at home. Haha a joker! Have a great week. Vickie #26

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  5. Glad you had a good trip... the atc's look fabulous Helen 5

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  6. Hi Patsy, may our tongue sing His praises, amen, and our words and our hands and our thoughts. Great post
    God bless
    Tracy

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  7. Beautiful work - lovely colours and thoughts. Glad your trip to Singapore went well. x #58

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  8. Hi Patsy
    Your desk looks good this week but as usual your painting look amazing and your message is always something that leaves me in thought for the day. Enjoy your trip
    Sending hugs on this WOYWW have a great day
    Ria #24

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  9. What beautiful art work, you are very talented!
    Diane#30

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  10. Love your artwork. God has blessed you with such a gift. Thank you for using it for his glory.

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  11. Absolutely beautiful! Love the soft colors and textures! Thank you for joining us at Word Art Wednesday!

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  12. Such lovely work on your desk today - your little ATCs look lovely. x Jo

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  13. Love all your face paintings. Happy WOYWW

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  14. Gorgeous paintings as usual. Have fun visiting the filipino houses. Brigita #113

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  15. Patsy, another gorgeous representation of God's word. Your illustrative paintings are beautiful.

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  16. Glad you had such a good time with your family in singapore. Great fun isn't it to spend time with family? I love it when all 11 of us are together! How true that we need to know Father's promises and hang in there with them - especially when circumstances try to tell us differently!!
    Have a great week.
    Margaret #153

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  17. Lovely work as always. ATC's are wonderful. Must start mine. Anne x #73

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  18. I love your journal pages, lovely and inspiring!

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  19. You are prolific! Beautiful ATC's! I've just begun making them and they are so much fun. Your quotes from scripture and Streams in the Desert are wonderful. I'll have to delve into my copy of Streams. I haven't read much of it yet, but it is very inspiring! My mom gave it to me many years ago. God bless you and your household!

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  20. Such beauty here! Amazing talent.

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  21. I always enjoy your tributes to God and the Word. They are beautiful and unique. Blessings, Janet PPF

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  22. As always fabulous artwork on your desk. Have a lovely week.
    Sandra @21

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  23. G'day Patsy
    Getting slowly to a few more desks this evening even though its now Thursday. I smile when I see your paintings...gorgeous as per others I have seen here
    hugs
    Annette In Oz #4

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  24. OK, here's the thing, first I am apologizing for not having been around, but I have been uber busy and now I am going to have the audacity to ask you to do a favor for me ( shakes head, I'm shameless ) But I am in a contest and sad to say but it's the truth, it's a popularity vote, so here's the favor...would you be so kind to go over and vote for me? I sure would appreciate it from the bottom of my pitiful heart! lol (vote for the camera, please ) (http://www.genuinelyjanestudios.com/genuinelyblog/gjs-design-a-book-contest-top-three-finalists-announced/ waving hi from the hills of North Carolina ♥ #19

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  25. You have beautiful artwork with wonderful praise to our God. Thanks so much for sharing your work and words over at WholeHearted Home.

    It sounds like you had a great time in Singapore.

    Thank you for choosing me for your ATC this week!! WOW!! I can't believe it!!

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