Thursday, February 28, 2013

Snow at the river.

crocheted hat.

"Now this is eternal life:
that they may know You,
the only true God, 
and Jesus Christ,
whom You have sent."
John 17:3

Wednesday, February 27, 2013

More shades of brown!
Even the winter wheat isn't too green
at this time of year!

Crocheted child's T-top sweater.
Red Heart Baby TLC yarn
in Giggle Print colorway.

"You did not choose Me,
but I chose you to go and bear fruit-
fruit that will last.
Then the Father will give you whatever
you ask in My name.
This is My command:
Love each other."
John 15:16-17

Tuesday, February 26, 2013

Shades of brown.

Top-down knit raglan child's sweater. 
The body is worked with 
Lion Brand Tweed Stripes
in Lakeside colorway. 

"I have told you these things, 
so that in Me you may have peace.
 In this world you will have trouble.
 But take heart!
I have overcome the world."
John 16:33

Monday, February 25, 2013

Must be discussing the food choices
at the buffet!
crocheted hat. 

Now the Lord is the Spirit,
and where the Spirit of the Lord is,
there is freedom.
2 Cor. 3:17

Sunday, February 24, 2013

Making sure the sparrows didn't
finish all of HIS suet!

crocheted hat. 

What does it matter?
The important thing is that
in every way,
whether from false motives or true,
Christ is preached.
And because of this I rejoice.
Phil 1:18

Saturday, February 23, 2013

A thin layer of ice on everything
 yesterday morning. 

crocheted hat. 

"Peace I leave with you;
My peace I give you.
I do not give to you as the world gives.
Do not let your hearts be troubled
and do not be afraid."
John 14:27

Thursday, February 21, 2013

Mrs. Cardinal
stopped by yesterday 
for a brief visit!

Child's crochet afghan.
Another beautifully worked
warm winter item by DD!

"Love one another.
As I have loved you,
so you must love one another.
All men will know that you are My
disciples if you love one another."
John 13:34-35

Wednesday, February 20, 2013

Resident bunny out for an evening walk.

Child's crocheted afghan.
Created by Christina!

"Now that I, your Lord and Teacher, 
have washed your feet, you also should wash one another's feet. 
I have set you an example 
that you should do as I have done for you... 
Now that you know these things, 
you will be blessed if you do them." 
John 13:14-17

Tuesday, February 19, 2013

Thank you, Miss Chris!
for the fabulous book!
So many sweaters will be made
with these stitches!

For God did not appoint us to suffer wrath
but to receive salvation
 through our Lord Jesus Christ.
1 Thes.5:9

Monday, February 18, 2013

The lemon tree has this one
beautiful, healthy flower on it! 

Child's knit logcabin afghan. 
RedHeart Super Saver yarn. 

Yet You are near, O Lord,
and all Your commands are true.
Ps. 119:152

Sunday, February 17, 2013

Cooking bacon 
in the morning sunshine!
Happy Sunday.
crocheted hat

"I tell you the truth,
everyone who sins is a slave to sin.
Now a slave has no permanent place in the family,
but a son belongs to it forever.
So if the Son sets you free,
you will be free indeed."
John 8:34-36

Saturday, February 16, 2013

Beautiful sunset last evening. 

crocheted hat. 

"I am the light of the world. 
Whoever follows Me will never walk in darkness,
but will have the light of life."
John 8:12

Friday, February 15, 2013

in the lilac bush

crocheted hat. 

Jesus said, "If you hold to My teaching, 
you are really My disciples.
Then you will know the truth,
and the truth will set you free."
John 8:31

Thursday, February 14, 2013

Blue Flax

crocheted hat. 

"Then neither do I condemn you," Jesus declared,
 "Go now and leave your life of sin."
John 8:11

Wednesday, February 13, 2013

We have sprouting seeds!
Now we HAVE to have an early spring!

Bib & Cloth Set
(for DGS)
TLC Cotton Plus
Jazz colorway.

Then they asked Him, 
"What must we do to do the works God requires?"
Jesus answered,
"The work of God is this:
to believe in the One He has sent."
John 6:28-29

Tuesday, February 12, 2013

Baby Swallowtail caterpillar.

crocheted hat. 

"You diligently study the Scriptures
because you think that by them you possess eternal life.
These are the Scriptures that testify about Me,
yet you refuse to come to Me to have life."
John 5:39-40

Monday, February 11, 2013

Day lily.

crocheted hat. 

"I tell you the truth, 
whoever hears My word
 and believes Him who sent Me
 has eternal life and will not be condemned;
 he has crossed over from death to life."
John 5:24

Sunday, February 10, 2013

Clear blue skies
and lots of sunshine
make for a beautiful day!

Bib and washcloth set 
for DD.
I love this Cotton yarn
in Sage Ombre colorway. 

For it is not the one who commends himself who is approved,
but the one whom the Lord commends.
2 Cor. 10:18

Saturday, February 09, 2013

Along the river last spring.

crocheted hat. 

To all who received Him,
to those who believed in His name,
He gave the right to become 
children of God. 
John 1:12

Friday, February 08, 2013

in the morning sun.
child's knit sweater. 
Mary Maxim 
Starlette Tweed yarn. 

You will keep in perfect peace
 him whose mind is steadfast,
because he trusts in You.
Trust in the Lord forever,
for the Lord, the Lord
is the Rock eternal.
Is. 26: 3-4

Thursday, February 07, 2013

Butterfly on the Phlox.
Knit scarf for step-DGD.
Spider Lace stitch pattern. 
Yarn Bee Soft Secret yarn

From the fullness of His grace 
we have all received
 one blessing after another.
John 1:16

Wednesday, February 06, 2013

Started planting some seeds in the house yesterday!

Looking forward to lots of color this summer! 
crocheted hat. 

Lord, You establish peace for us;
all that we have accomplished
You have done for us.
Is. 26:12

Tuesday, February 05, 2013

Another couple inches of snow.

Another knitted scarf for DGD.

"Do not rejoice that the spirits submit to you,
but rejoice that your names are written in heaven."
Luke 10:20

Monday, February 04, 2013

All day light snow.

sparrows enjoying a snack

knit scarf for step-DGD
Color Ripple Scarf from Knit One, Crochet Too
Loops and Threads Impeccable yarn
fresh lilac colorway

"You are not be like that.
Instead, the greatest among you 
should be like the youngest,
and the one who rules like the one who serves...
I am among you as one who serves."
Luke 22:26-27