• Journaled Romans 3.22-24:: We are made right with God by placing our faith in Jesus Christ. And this is true for everyone who believes, no matter who we are. For everyone has sinned; we all fall short of God’s glorious standard. Yet God freely and graciously declares that we are righteous. He did this through Christ Jesus when He freed us from t…

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  • Journaled Psalm 91:: He is my refuge, my place of safety, my fortress, My God, I trust Him:: I used pencil, Prismacolor pencils and W & N watercolors for the “cross fortress” and Sakura Micron and Faber-Castel Pitt pens for the lettering::
    He who dwells in the secret place of the Most High Shall abide under the shadow of the Almighty. I will say…

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  • Journaled Genesis 6.9 through 7:: Noah’s obedience:: Noah was the only righteous person God saw when He decided to destroy the earth. Genesis does not say, Noah & his family were found righteous, only Noah. His family received grace because of Noah’s obedience.::
  • Journaled Luke 1.46-55:: Mary’s song of praise:: And Mary said: My soul glorifies the Lord and my spirit rejoices in God my Savior, for He has been mindful of the humble state of His servant. From now on all generations will call me blessed, for the Mighty One has done great things for me— Holy is His name. His mercy extends to those who fear H…

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  • Journaling Luke 2.1-21:: About that time Caesar Augustus ordered a census to be taken throughout the Empire. This was the first census when Quirinius was governor of Syria. Everyone had to travel to his own ancestral hometown to be accounted for. So Joseph went from the Galilean town of Nazareth up to Bethlehem in Judah, David’s town, for the c…

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  • Journaling Luke 1.26-37:: Now in the sixth month the angel Gabriel was sent from God to a city in Galilee called Nazareth, to a virgin engaged to a man whose name was Joseph, of the descendants of David; and the virgin’s name was Mary. And coming in, he said to her, “Greetings, favored one! The Lord is with you.” But she was very perplexed at this…

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  • Journaling Isaiah 60.1-3:: Arise, shine, for your light has come, and the glory of the Lord rises upon you. See, darkness covers the earth and thick darkness is over the peoples, but the Lord rises upon you and His glory appears over you. Nations will come to your light, and kings to the brightness of your dawn.:: NIV :: Get out of bed, Jerusalem!…

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  • Journaling Isaiah 7.14:: the Lord Himself will give you a sign: The virgin will be with child and will give birth to a son, and will call Him Immanuel.:: NIV:: Immanuel means God with us and that is the Greatest Gift. Although we willingly live in our filthy sin, He willingly came down to save us from it. We celebrate His birth in anticipation of…

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  • Journaling Galatians 4.4-7:: But when the fullness of the time came, God sent forth His Son, born of a woman, born under the Law, so that He might redeem those who were under the Law, that we might receive the adoption as sons. Because you are sons, God has sent forth the Spirit of His Son into our hearts, crying, “Abba! Father!” Therefore you are…

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  • Journaling Isaiah 9.6 & 7a:: For to us a child is born, to us a Son is given, and the government will be on His shoulders. And He will be called Wonderful, Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace. Of the greatness of His government and peace there will be no end. NIV
  • Journaling I Thessalonians 5.19 :: be thankful in ALL circumstances for this is God’s will for you in Christ Jesus. :: All circumstances? Everything? The preceding verses are about rejoicing always and praying continually. God knows the only way we can be thankful in EVERYTHING is to be in constant communion with Him. He never expects us to be…

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  • Journaling 1 John 2.12-14 ::
  • Journaling 1 John 2.12-14 :: I am writing to you who are God’s children because your sins have been forgiven through Jesus. I am writing to you who are mature in the faith because you know Christ, who existed from the beginning. I am writing to you who are young in the faith because you have won your battle with the evil one. I have written to y…[Read more]

    • My name is Rejoice ,am single, never married, I’m here searching for friendship. i came across your profile on site today, i became interested in you. Please write me to my email ( rejoicelarry208@gmail.com ) for more introduction. Because I’m not often on these site. So i can send you my pictures and discuss something very important with you, i…[Read more]

  • Heidi Petterson posted an update 3 years ago

    Journaling Psalm 16 :: Keep me safe, O God, for I have come to you for refuge. I said to the Lord , “You are my Master! Every good thing I have comes from you.” The godly people in the land are my true heroes! I take pleasure in them! … Lord , you alone are my inheritance, my cup of blessing. You guard all that is mine. The land you have giv…

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  • Heidi Petterson posted an update 3 years ago

    @vickijd57 I was just wondering how things are going. Have you tried any Bible journaling yet? I look forward to hearing if you have decided if it is for you or not. Hope you had a blessed weekend!

  • Heidi Petterson posted an update 3 years ago

    Journaling Psalm 138.1-3 :: I give You thanks, O Lord , with all my heart; I will sing Your praises before the gods. I bow before Your Holy Temple as I worship. I praise Your name for Your unfailing love and faithfulness; for Your promises are backed by all the honor of Your name. As soon as I pray, You answer me; You encourage me by giving me…

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  • Heidi Petterson posted an update 3 years ago

    Journaling for Reflect, current ladies study. This is loosely based on Proverbs 26.19 NLT. “As a face is reflected in water, so the heart reflects the real person.” I desire for my life to reflect my heart and my heart to reflect my Heavenly Father’s.
    I love how pretty this looks in person but no matter what I couldn’t get a photo to do it…

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  • Heidi Petterson posted an update 3 years ago

    Whew, I never posted my original watercolor passage and I’ve got one other done and working on my third!
  • I’m about to dive in with watercolours today. I have used them VERY conservatively in my Bible until now. We’ll see how it goes! No matter how it turns out I am spending time with God in His beautiful Word which is ALWAYS time well spent!
  • So excited to be able to order some of the more costly kits and devos from the Print & Pray shop today! Happy Birthday Illustrated Faith!
    Now to Him who is able to do exceedingly more than all we ask or imagine, according to His Spirit at work in us, to Him be the Glory and Honor forever! ~ Ephesians 3.20 & 21 (a bit paraphrased)