Monday, June 30, 2014

Barn Swallow.

Knit Vest.
Another vest using the Cottonation pattern.
This time using Filati Europa Linguine yarn. 

Nothing in all creation is hidden from God's sight.
Everything is uncovered and laid bare before
the eyes of Him to whom we must give account.
Heb. 4:13

Sunday, June 29, 2014

This is the front of DGD's T-shirt quilt 
to celebrate her graduation from high school.

the back side...

front and back of a pillowcase....

The Lord works out everything
for His own ends.
Prov. 16:4

Saturday, June 28, 2014

Many are the plans in a man's heart,
but it is the Lord's purpose that prevails. 
Prov. 20:21

Friday, June 27, 2014


While setting on my back deck,
this is my little window on the woods!
It will soon be gone, covered up
by the growing corn field. 

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

Thursday, June 26, 2014

Do you see the Kingfisher?
He was trying to hide!

A rainbow last evening.
We could really use a day or two to dry out. 

Remind the people
 to be subject to rulers and authorities,
to be obedient,
 to be ready to do whatever is good, 
to slander no one, 
to be peaceable and considerate,
 and to show true humility toward all men. 
Titus 3: 1-2

Tuesday, June 24, 2014

The babies are growing up so fast!
They are so beautiful!
(they still like to sleep alot!)

humid, rainy weather.

Do everything without complaining or arguing,
so that you may become blameless and pure,
children of God without fault....
Phil 4:14-15

Monday, June 23, 2014 the power of God,
who has saved us and callus to a holy life-
not because of anything we have done
but because of His own purpose and grace.
2 Tim. 1:8-9

Sunday, June 22, 2014

"How's things going in there?
Are you about done?!"

More feed bag totes! 

The grace of God was poured out on me abundantly,
along with the faith and love that are in Christ Jesus.
1 Tim. 1:14

Friday, June 20, 2014

Some of my favorite things:
early morning, coffee, knitting and chicks!
Oh, and the taking of the picture!
early morning sunrise.

All the days of the oppressed are wretched,
but the cheerful heart has a continual feast.
Prov. 15:15

Thursday, June 19, 2014

bright orange zinnia!

turkey buzzard

The house of the righteous contains great treasure,
but the income of the wicked brings them trouble.
Prov. 15:6

Wednesday, June 18, 2014

Yesterday we were blessed with 14 
new-to-us hens! 
As of this morning, everyone seems to be adjusting 
very well! I think the heat and humidity is more
of a problem than the extra ladies!

The hens are loving their new spa area!

Miss Chris seemed to enjoy her new vest so much
that she has requested 2 more! 
Looking forward to working with this yarn!

He who oppresses the poor
shows contempt for their Maker,
but whoever is kind to the needy
honors God.
Prov. 14:31

Tuesday, June 17, 2014

Be joyful ALWAYS;
give THANKS in ALL circumstances,
for this is God's will for you in Christ Jesus.
1 Thes. 5:16-18


Monday, June 16, 2014

Mr. Cardinal
greeting the morning sunshine!

The newest members to the flock
have arrived!

Misfortune pursues the sinner,
but prosperity is the reward of the righteous.
Prov. 13:21

Saturday, June 14, 2014

He who seeks good finds good will,
but evil comes to him who searches for it.
Prov. 12:27

Friday, June 13, 2014

I have a REAL clothesline again!!


Sing and make music in your heart to the Lord,
always giving thanks to God the Father for everything,
in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ.
Eph. 5:19-20

Thursday, June 12, 2014

By wisdom the Lord laid the earth's foundations,
by understanding He set the heavens in place;
by His knowledge the deeps were divided
and the clouds let drop the dew.
Prov. 3:19-20

Tuesday, June 10, 2014

Blessed is the man who finds wisdom,
the man who gains understanding,
for she is more profitable than silver
and yields better returns than gold.
Prov. 3:13-14

Monday, June 09, 2014

Made my first feed bag tote!
It's not perfect, but I just had to try it!
It didn't take too long and was
rather easy to do!
I'm pretty sure I will be making some more!

Do not be anxious about anything,
but in everything,
by prayer and petition,
present your requests to God.
And the peace of God,
which transcends all understanding,
will guard your hearts
and your minds
in Christ Jesus.
Phil 4:6-7

Sunday, June 08, 2014

green on green...
so refreshing after so much white!

spider on the wild 
morning glory.

Have no fear of sudden disaster
or of the ruin that overtakes the wicked,
for the Lord will be your confidence
and will keep your foot from being snared.
Prov. 3:25-26

Saturday, June 07, 2014

getting in a few minutes of quiet
as another day gets started....

pine cone on the playground...

Continue to work out your salvation
with fear and trembling,
for it is God who works in you
to will and to act according
to His good purpose.
Phil. 2:12-13

Thursday, June 05, 2014

flowering bushes

chilly dreary day yesterday...
baked some cookies.

But 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

Tuesday, June 03, 2014

loving the iris!!

Be kind and compassionate to one another,
forgiving each other,
just as in Christ
God forgave you.
Eph. 4:32

Monday, June 02, 2014

And these three remain:
faith, hope and love.
But the greatest of  these is 
1 Cor. 13:13

Sunday, June 01, 2014


getting a morning drink! 

Because of His great love for us,
God, who is rich in mercy,
made us alive with Christ
even when we were dead in 
it is by GRACE you have been saved.
Eph. 2:4