Faithscrappers

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I’ve had the loveliest time this afternoon – Bibles, tea, gentle music and loads of scrappy goodies: heaven!

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It was just the two of us today, but I rather like the chance you get to really share when the group is smaller.

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Lou is incredibly artistic: she loves to experiment and layer up different mediums on her pages. As her Bible has narrow margins, she tucks extra papers into the spine.

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My page was all about this huge rose! I’m not sure what it has to do with today’s verse, but it was calling to me.

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Our verse today was from Isaiah 43:

“Do not fear, for I have redeemed you;
I have summoned you by name; you are mine.
When you pass through the waters,
I will be with you;
and when you pass through the rivers,
they will not sweep over you.”

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And the dear girl even bought me flowers, which made me almost cry a bit. Our wedding flowers were yellow, so this was an extra lovely surprise!

Here’s my current favourite song of the playlist that we listen to at Faithscrappers:

 

4 thoughts on “Faithscrappers

  1. Wendy Gee England

    Suse,
    I was just watching one of your Bible journaling share videos. Of course I love everything you do. I think it’s fabulous that you are doing this with a small group of women – so cool! I’m curious how you choose the Bible passages for your group each time. I’m also curious how you began – how you introduced it to these ladies and got it going. Thanks for any insight you can provide.

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    1. Suse Fish

      Thank you so much for this lovely comment, Wendy. I love our little Faithscrappers group! So: how we started… I started one in my last church and simply put it on the notice sheet and village notice board, then turned up each week with my box of bits! A few ladies came, then it slowly grew.
      Same for our current group really… perhaps find a couple of friends who might be interested to start you off? (As I’m on a small island here, I advertised island-wide for this group on local facebook groups).
      I just tend to pick a verse each week that I like… This week I had the idea of us being precious to God on my mind, so googled, ‘precious in the Bible’! 😉 xxx

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