Monday, February 9, 2015

A Cozy & A Dunk

Ever have one of those days where you just 'need' to create?
I found myself fortunate to be in that state on Friday.
A few minutes of stitching set my world right again.
A cup cozy from leftover jellyroll strips. 
Ahh....feels good to sew! 




In other grand news, we were proud to watch Son#2 
step out in faith and step into the Living Waters on Sunday.
Though his salvation came last year, his baptism is another long-awaited prayer answered.
It's difficult for teens to put their faith out there for their peers to scrutinize.
We are humbled by his obedience & proud of his courage.




What's going on in your world?

Happy Monday!

8 comments:

  1. I feel the need to create often and am so jealous that you took the time to do it!
    Congrats on your son's baptism! As a parent, it IS nerve racking when one of your kids take a wrong turn in life and you just pray they snap out of it... Then it's a blessing to watch another of your kids take off with their faith!

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    1. Thanks, Val!
      I don't usually indulge, but it was a long week & creativity unleashed was much needed.

      My only hope is I can give grace when the screw-ups happen. Might need some prayer on that. ;)

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  2. Congratulations to Son #2 for making such an important commitment.

    I haven't done any crafty sewing for weeks and the urge to create hasn't been living here for a while ...hoping that now my life is going to be looking like the new normal ( finally!) that everything falls back into place.

    How cute is your cozy!

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    1. Thanks, Shay!

      I know the new job has given you much lack of sewing time. Here's fingers-crossed you can get back in there & create soon!

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  3. Congrats to Son #2 for taking the next step in his faith.

    Fun cozy, I love the colors.

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    1. Thanks, Kate!

      The cozy was fun to make. I'm glad I've been able to use the jelly roll strips. They've been hanging around the sewing room mocking me after a postage stamp quilt disaster. Nice to hack them up into bits & make something out of them. :)

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  4. That's so exciting about your son's baptism. Oh and I LOVE the Cozy! Too cute!

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    1. I somehow overlooked your comment. So sorry about that, Barbie.
      Yes, we are humbled and blessed to see the fruit of our spirits take root. :)
      The cozy was fun to make. I need to sew more...soon.
      Thanks for visiting! :)

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