Coloring Fun: Forever Gold

forever gold:luke 8:16

Forever gold:Luke 8:16.

“No man, when he hath lighted a candle, covereth it with a vessel, or putteth it under a bed; but setteth it on a candlestick, that they which enter in may see the light.”
Luke 8:6 KJV

coloring fun:forever gold:luke 8:16

Coloring Fun:Forever gold:Luke 8:16.

Second Angel: Forced

second angel:forced:revelation 14

Remembering her days aboard a slavery ship, June reached out to the sailors so willing to believe a ship captain’s tales of riches and glory as they signed up for years of hard labor.

“Keep my commandments, and live; and my law as the apple of thine eye.”
Proverbs 7:2 KJV

Coloring Fun: Counting Angels

Counting angels:revelation 14

Zeke knew he needed more rest when he started seeing angels everywhere while doing his barn chores.

“And they sung as it were a new song before the throne, and before the four beasts, and the elders: and no man could learn that song but the hundred and forty and four thousand, which were redeemed from the earth.

Here is the patience of the saints: here are they that keep the commandments of God, and the faith of Jesus.”
Revelation 14:3, 12 KJV

coloring fun:counting angels:revelation 14

Coloring Fun:Counting Angels:Revelation 14.

Remember the Rock

remember:exodus 20

The seventh-day Sabbath: a memorial of creation and day of rest: Exodus 20:8.

“For in the time of trouble he shall hide me in his pavilion: in the secret of his tabernacle shall he hide me; he shall set me up upon a rock.”
Psalm 27:5 KJV

First Angel: Respect

first angel:respect:revelation 14

On a hunting trip with Montana, Zeke chose to capture his first moose in an unexpected way.

“For the invisible things of him from the creation of the world are clearly seen, being understood by the things that are made, even his eternal power and Godhead; so that they are without excuse:”
Romans 1:20 KJV

Coloring Fun: The Open Door

the open door:revelation 3:8

When traveling in bad weather, Jeb depended on the open door policy of the church in Philadelphia.

“I know thy works: behold, I have set before thee an open door, and no man can shut it: for thou hast a little strength, and hast kept my word, and hast not denied my name.”
Revelation 3:8 KJV

coloring fun:the open door:revelation 3:8

Coloring Fun:The open door:Revelation 3:8.

Coloring Fun: Steadfast Anchor

steadfast anchor

Will your anchor hold? Inspired by the hymn “We Have an Anchor” authored by Priscilla J. Owens.

“Which hope we have as an anchor of the soul, both sure and stedfast, and which entereth into that within the veil;”
Hebrews 6:19 KJV

coloring fun:steadfast anchor:hebrews 6:19

Coloring Fun:Steadfast anchor:Hebrews 6:19.

Coloring Fun: Walk in the Light

walk in the light:ephesians 4

A Festival of Lights in Agate Beach helped unify the community, even as the wind and waves tossed the ships, both great and small.

“That we henceforth be no more children, tossed to and fro, and carried about with every wind of doctrine, by the sleight of men, and cunning craftiness, whereby they lie in wait to deceive;”
Ephesians 4:14 KJV

coloring fun:walk in the light:ephesians 4

Coloring Fun:Walk in the light:Ephesians 4.

Sew Comforting

trail map in stitches

Harriet carefully stitched essential details into her cloth trail maps made to fit into a scout’s pocket to help lead wagons west.

“All scripture is given by inspiration of God, and is profitable for doctrine, for reproof, for correction, for instruction in righteousness:”
2 Timothy 3:16 KJV

Star Witness

Sonrise on the beach

During an overnight camping trip, an ocean sunrise inspired Montana and Susanna to consider the great cloud of witnesses recorded in Hebrews 11.

“But without faith it is impossible to please him: for he that cometh to God must believe that he is, and that he is a rewarder of them that diligently seek him.”
Hebrews 11:6 KJV