Wednesday, June 14, 2017

WOYWW: Not One Smallest Part!

Here's my desk. I am still making patchworks 
of what my sister calls my "Boho project." 

Here are some of my scrap cloth which I placed 
in a little rolling suitcase 
so I can take it with me easily. 

And here's some tea dyed lace and cotton. I love using these! 


Something I did last night.



And this as well. 


And something I am still working on. 


"...not the smallest part of a letter, shall be done away with until it all comes true." Matthew 5:18

In the Jerusalem Bible, we read Jesus' words: "I tell you solemnly, till heaven and earth disappear, not one dot, not one little stroke, shall disappear from the Law until its purpose is achieved." 

One dot in a Hebrew word can indicate a change in pronunciation from a sound of i to a w, which is obviously entirely different. It can change the pronunciation of a syllable from hard to soft. Jesus was saying that not even one dot in the Law could disappear until it is fulfilled, does that mean we are all still bound by all the rules in the Old Testament? I think it was Jesus Himself who fulfilled all the requirements of the Law for us. As He Himself said in the verse before, "I came not to abolish, but to fulfill it." We can never do it on our own! 


Father, how unfathomable is Your plan to save us, Your children. Because we cannot save ourselves, You sent Your Son to take our place. You sent Your Spirit to soften our stony hearts and bring us light and understanding. Help us to hear and obey You.  




Joining the lovely Julia Dunnit for a 
peek at desks and projects!
I find a lot of inspiration
visiting my friends here:

Blessings!
Patsy  

14 comments:

  1. that's a lot of gorgeous fabric! Happy WOYWW Helen #1

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  2. Just LOVE that lace! Gorgeous creations :)
    Happy WOYWW! Claire, no. 4

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  3. I am swooning over your mighty stash of fabrics... Stunning creations... Have a happy week ahead... May #29

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  4. Gorgeous collection of fabrics, looks like you'll have fun there. Happy crafty woyww, Angela x16x

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  5. Love all that vintage fabric,happyWOWW Vicky#18

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  6. Dear Patsy your posts are always a blessing to my heart. Thanks for taking the time to share the precious truth and riches of the word.
    I love your lace and fabric stash too.
    Thanks so much for your great desky share.
    Happy WOYWW! Shaz in Oz.x #31

    {Calligraphy Cards - Shaz in Oz}

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  7. The tea-dyed fabrics and lace... oh so beautiful! Once again, ALL your work and art is so inspiring :)
    Have a wonderful Wednesday!
    Bubbles #13
    http://patchworkapples.blogspot.co.uk/2017/06/woyww-419.html

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  8. Happy WOYWW. A lovely thing to do - using up those scraps of fabric/lace etc in such clever ways. Ali x #42

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  9. Hi Patsy,
    I love the fabric and your patchwork. I can definitely see the boho in what you are making. Did you tea dye the lace and fabric? I'm going to try that on paper, eventually!!

    Happy WOYWW
    Peace, Kay (43)

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  10. Lovely patchworks! So creative! And the tea dyed fabric looks like fun! Thanks for sharing, Lindart #64

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  11. you are so talented! Anything I would draw (or sew) would not look half as good as what you created there. Awesome. Blessings!

    Claudia
    http://withinthepagesofabook.com

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  12. Lovely fabric collages and an amazing painting! I love the boho style! Thanks for visiting earlier! zsuzsa #28

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  13. Hi Patsy, what a lovely surprise to see your comment on my blogpost! Sincé I no longer visit WOYWW and I have also changed computer (and lost my 'favorites') I have not seen your blog.
    I love Reading your Little commentary on Bible passages and seeing your beautiful drawings.
    I see you now have a Boho Project too. That tea dyed lace is beautiful. well done.
    Thanks for your visit,
    Hugs,
    Lisca
    PS I have sent you an email

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  14. Hi,
    I love the idea of a trolley full of fabric!
    Katie xx44

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