Wednesday, July 31, 2013


Make every effort to live in peace
 with all men
and to be holy;
without holiness 
no one will see the Lord.
Heb. 12:14

Tuesday, July 30, 2013

This is Wally.

from left to right:
A Buff Cochin, a Speckled Sussex, and Rocky,
our Light Brahma rooster. 

Our Red Ladies!!

By faith 
we understand that the universe
 was formed at God's command, 
so that what is seen 
was not made out of what was visible.
Heb. 11:3

Monday, July 29, 2013

My very darling, precious 

The house of the righteous contains great treasure. 
Prov. 15:6

Sunday, July 28, 2013

Black Swallowtail. 

Tiger lily.

Good and upright is the Lord;
therefore, He instructs sinners in the His ways.
He guides the humble in what is right
 and teaches them His way.
Ps. 25:8-9

Saturday, July 27, 2013

Mr. Goldfinch 
checking out the tomatoes!

wild flower.

A generous man will himself be blessed,
for he shares his food with the poor.
Prov. 22:9

Friday, July 26, 2013


 flowers that match the color
of sunshine!

My eyes are ever on the Lord,
for only He will release 
my feet from the snare.
Ps. 25:15

Thursday, July 25, 2013

Good Morning!


There is no wisdom, no insight, no plan
that can succeed against the Lord.
Prov. 21:30

Wednesday, July 24, 2013


Rich and poor have this common:
The Lord is the Maker of them all.
Prov. 22:2

Tuesday, July 23, 2013

New friend.

Child's knit sweater.
Top-down raglan style.
Paton's Decor yarn

The glory of young men is their strength,
gray hair the splendor of the old.
Prov. 20:29

Monday, July 22, 2013

Meet some of the flock




Show me Your ways, O Lord,
teach me Your paths;
guide me in Your truth and teach me,
for You are God my Savior.
Ps. 25:4-5


Sunday, July 21, 2013

Early morning sunshine
on the hollyhock.

Discussing the plans for the 
day over breakfast. 

Many are the plans in a man's heart;
but it is the Lord's purpose
that prevails.
Prov. 19:21

Saturday, July 20, 2013

Summer joys.
Red-winged Blackbirds singing
and catnip blooming!

He who pursues righteousness and love
finds life, prosperity and honor. 
Prov. 21:21

Friday, July 19, 2013


day lily

There remains, then, a Sabboth-rest
 for the people of God;
for anyone who enters God's rest
 also rests from his own work,
just as God did from His. 
Heb. 4:9-10

Thursday, July 18, 2013

Quite happy to see Mr. Toad.
Glad he wasn't eaten by the Garter snakes!

A wonderful child picked me a beautiful bouquet!

All a man's way seem right to him, 
but the Lord weighs the heart.
Prov. 21:2

Wednesday, July 17, 2013

day lillie
child's crocheted sweater.
T-top style. 
RedHeart TLC Baby
in Snooky colorway. 

 Both the one who makes men holy,
and those who are made holy 
are of the same family.
So Jesus is not ashamed to call them brothers.
Heb. 2:11

Monday, July 15, 2013

Early morning in mid summer.
My favorite time of day, 
my favorite time of the year. 

child's knit sweater.
Top down raglan. 
Mary Maxim Ragg yarn 
in Denim colorway.

To the pure, all things are pure,
but to those who are corrupted and do not believe,
nothing is pure.
Titus 1:15

Sunday, July 14, 2013

Water lily on the pond. 
Yellow daylily.

For physical training is of some value,
but godliness has value for all things,
holding promise for both the present life
and the life to come. 
1 Tim. 4:8

Saturday, July 13, 2013

We have a corn field beside our place!
It is so wonderful! First time in over 10 yrs!

Beautiful yellow daylily.

A man's wisdom gives him patience;
it is to his glory to overlook an offense.
Prov. 19:11

Friday, July 12, 2013

A beautiful orange lily!

Love the 'little' yarn donations!
This will make some amazing hats!
Thank you, Doris!

The fear of the Lord leads to life:
Then one rests content,
untouched by trouble.
Prov. 19:23

Wednesday, July 10, 2013

Mrs. Goldfinch is tearing apart our furniture!!
Ok. We will share. She's not really taking that much.
And I understand how important a comfortable home is!

Done by Doris. 
A great collection of hats
using up some scraps!

May the Lord of peace Himself
give you peace at all times
and in every way. 
2 Thes. 3:16

Tuesday, July 09, 2013

Bug in the grass. 
A crocheted set
Done by Doris. 

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

Monday, July 08, 2013

A bright pink Zinnia 
Another beautifully worked scarf
Done by Doris.

He died for us so that,
whether we are awake or asleep,
we may live together with Him.
1 Thes. 5:10

Sunday, July 07, 2013

colorwork scarf

"Raindrops on roses....."

A beautiful colorwork scarf
Done by Doris.

Honest scales and balances are from the Lord;
all the weights in the bag are of His making.
Prov. 16:11

Saturday, July 06, 2013

knit cape cod sweater

Morning Iris.
child's sweater.
Basic top-down raglan.
Lighthouse Cape Cod yarn
in Blue Multi colorway. 

Better a patient man than a warrior,
a man who controls his temper
than one who takes a city. 
Prov. 16:32