Tuesday, April 29, 2014

Mr. Cardinal

spring color.

Be joyful in hope,
patient in affliction,
faithful in prayer.
Ro. 12:12

Monday, April 28, 2014

Spring Robin

Reclaiming some garden space!

Each of us will give an account of himself to God.
Therefore let us stop passing judgement on one another.
Romans 13:12-13

Sunday, April 27, 2014

busy  morning, 
perfect afternoon!

tulips and daffs

Great peace have they who love Your law,
and nothing can make them stumble.
Ps. 119:165

Saturday, April 26, 2014

Do not think of yourself more highly than you ought,
but rather think of yourself with sober judgement,
in accordance with the measure of faith God has given you.
Romans 12:3

Friday, April 25, 2014

going for a walk in the wide open spaces

child's crocheted hat
Lion Brand Homespun yarn. 

Who has ever given to God, 
that God should repay him?
For from HIM and through Him 
and to Him are all things.
Romans 11: 35-36

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

first butterfly of the season!

scrap yarn hat.
crochet top,
knit ribbing.

We know that in all things God works 
for the good of those who love Him,
who have been called
according to His purpose......
Those He predestined,
He also called;
those He called, He also justified;
those He justified, He also glorified.
Romans 8: 28 & 30

Monday, April 21, 2014

My sweet baby grands!

Wonderful yarn 
for some wonderful projects to come!!

He was delivered over to death for our sins
and was raised to life for our justification.
Ro. 4:25

Sunday, April 20, 2014

"Don't be alarmed," he said.
"You are looking for Jesus the Nazarene,
who was crucified. 
He is not here. ...
But go, tell his disciples 
and Peter..."
(Mark 16:6-7)

Saturday, April 19, 2014

Spring flowers just coming into full bloom.
New project!
I have been asked to knit this vest. 
Simple pattern,
fun yarn!!

For just as through the disobedience
 of the one man the many were made sinners,
so also through the obedience 
of the One man the many will be made righteous.
Romans 5:19

Friday, April 18, 2014

The young'uns have been moved to the barn!
They seem to be loving their new home!
another playing hat!
crocheted top,
knitted ribbing.

Jesus called out with a loud voice,
"Father, into Your hands I commit my spirit."
When He had said this,
He breathed his last.
Luke 23:46

Thursday, April 17, 2014

Buds on the Buckeye Tree
Started playing around, doing my own thing.
Crocheted the top, 
knitted ribbing at the bottom.

Immediately the rooster crowed.
Then Peter remember the word Jesus had spoken:
"Before the rooster crows, 
you will disown Me three times."
And he went outside
and wept bitterly.
Matt. 26:75

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

spring flowers....

Doing my own thing!
Child's sweater.
Knit body in Mock English rib stitch pattern
with Brunswick Rugger heatherblend bulky yarn.
Crocheted sleeves in sc
with Mary Maxim Starlette Tweed WW yarn.

Or do you show contempt
for the riches of His kindness,
tolerance and patience, 
not realizing that God's kindness
leads you toward repentance?
Ro. 2:4

Monday, April 14, 2014

crocheted hat.

Teach me knowledge and good judgement,
for I believe in Your commands.
Ps. 119:66

Sunday, April 13, 2014

The bees are here!

Sally and Larry seem to be getting along fabulously!
(Sally is my special hen!) 

I have considered my ways
and have turned my steps 
to Your statutes.
Ps. 119:59

Saturday, April 12, 2014

So very happy to report that the 
season for bug stalking has started!!

knit scarf
Filatura Lanarota
Chunky Wool Blast

....they must turn to God in repentance
and have faith in our Lord Jesus.
(Acts 20:21)

Friday, April 11, 2014

One year ago today 
we brought home our first chicks!
What an incredible adventure it has been!!

child's knit mittens.
Sheep(ish) yarn
Robin egg colorway

Let me understand the teaching of Your precepts;
then I will meditate on Your wonders.
Ps. 119:27

Thursday, April 10, 2014

Spring flowers
at my mom's

Turn my heart toward Your statutes
and not toward selfish gain.
Ps. 119:36

Wednesday, April 09, 2014

Another child's sweater that was worked
with squares that were crocheted by Doris. 
She crocheted the squares,
I added the sleeves/yoke.
Caron Simply Soft
was used throughout. 

I meditate on Your precepts
and consider Your ways.
Ps. 119:15

Tuesday, April 08, 2014

a pair of Wood ducks 
showed up for a brief hello this morning!

Child's knit T-top sweater.
Using up some Caron Simply Soft
yarn scraps.

Open my eyes that I may see
 wonderful things in Your law.
I am a stranger on earth;
do not hide Your commands from me.
Ps. 119:18-19

Monday, April 07, 2014

Yesterday was nearly PERFECT.
Spent the afternoon with the kids and grands!
Child's knit mittens.
Patons SWS yarn
(soy wool stripes)
Natural Plum colorway. 

He is not served by human hands,
as if He needed anything,
because He himself gives all men life
and breath and everything else.
Acts. 17:25

Sunday, April 06, 2014

the pot of gold at the end of the winter!
child's crochet hat.

Even in darkness light dawns for the upright,
for the Lord is gracious and compassionate
and righteous.
Ps. 112:4

Saturday, April 05, 2014

summer petunia's

Knit T-top sweater.
Red Heart Soft yarn
Squirt colorway.

The Lord is with me;
I will not be afraid.
What can man do to me?
Ps. 118:6

Friday, April 04, 2014

after a morning of lovin'.....

the girls needed a nap!!

Knit scarf.
Filatura Lanarota yarn

The Lord is gracious and righteous;
our God is full of compassion. 
The Lord protects the simplehearted;
when I was in great need,
He saved me.
Ps. 116:5-6

Thursday, April 03, 2014

colors from last fall...
..they match the color of these mittens!!
Child's knit mittens
worked in Sheep(ish) yarn.

May you be blessed by the Lord,
the Maker of heaven and earth.
Ps. 115:15


Tuesday, April 01, 2014

the seasons first color!!!

knit cabled T-top child's sweater. 
Waverly by Bernat yarn
in Buttermilk color way

....and they were glad
and honored the word of the Lord;
and all who were approved
 for eternal life believed.
Acts 13: 48