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Holiday OPEN HOUSE

~ ~ ~ Join us for some Bible Quilting fun! ~ ~ ~

Mother-daughter Bible Quilt kit

~ ~ ~ Holiday Open House ~ ~ ~

Thursday, November 29th 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.

Saturday, December 1st 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

$2 admission at the door OR contribute some washi tape to our BQ community supply table!

Celebrate Ring for the Holidays

Bring your Bible Quilt journal to add some creative holiday embellishments.

  • New holiday templates
  • Blessing, Celebrate, Prayer & Gratitude Rings – Great TEACHER GIFTS!
  • Gift ideas for College students
  • Stocking stuffers
  • Kids Club kits
  • Sunday School packets
  • Washi Tape Tree

We’ll have some fun stations set up for you to add some holiday flair to your own Bible Quilt journal or you can add some personal touches to your gift journals.

BQ craft stations

Bring a friend and browse…

College Corner of BQ Templates
Personalize a Collegiate Bible Quilt kit for your favorite student!

Template Holiday Wall

Love & Marriage templates

Washi tree
Select your favorite pen pouch from our Washi Tape tree!

Hope to see you soon!

~ ~ ~ We’ll have some hot cocoa ready for you! ~ ~ ~

Christmas Ornament template

Di & Audra showing off Tree templates

It’s always fun to see how different the same template can be!

**Visit Ordinary Threads Online for Shopping in your PJs **

Holiday Template Trio

#31daysof_____: Day Thirty

Day Thirty

 

Settle in for your devotional today, being open to what it holds especially for you

fall treesLet His Words soak in.

 

Release your own agenda.

 

Chasing Quiet Day 30: Bearing Fruit

 

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Bible Quilt your selected verse:  I tend to write small and yet still sometimes run out of room for my references. Feel free to write the reference first and highlight the main theme of the verse if you’re short on space.

Pray.  Father God, quietly build our confidence in You. Let us hold fast to Your truths so we can bear fruit for your kingdom.


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#31daysof_____: Day Twenty-Nine

Day Twenty-Nine

 

stack of 3 pumpkinsSlip into your quiet space and enjoy today’s devotional. 

Linger on the 2-3 words that resonate with you the most.

What do these words evoke for you today?

How do they pull you in?

 

Chasing Quiet Day 29: Drawing Near

 

Bible Quilt your selected verse: We’re almost to the end of page two! Typically at this point, I’ll start adding doodles or stitches to tie the color scheme together or to balance out the page. I might add a bit of washi tape in some of the blank corners ~~ or I might choose to enjoy the fresh look of white space.

#31daysofquiet day 29 BQ

Pray.  Father God, thank you for being steadfast. Whatever our struggle or weight we’re carrying, You’re there. Help us lean in to You rather than rely on ourselves.


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#31daysof_____: Day Twenty-Five

Day Twenty-Five

 

Enjoy reading  your devotional in a quiet nook.red rocking chairs

 

How does today’s verse resonate with you?

 

Linger a moment, soaking in the message to YOU today.

 

 

Chasing Quiet Day 25: Quiet Retreat

 

Bible Quilt your selected verse:  

As we quiet ourselves to create in our #biblequiltjournal each day, we’re carving these verses deeper into our hearts.

Pray.  Father God, strengthen us in the quiet of our devotional time with you. Thank you for speaking to us through Your Word. Renew  us as only You can, providing clarity for our busy day.


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#31daysof_____: Day Twenty-Four

Day Twenty-Four

 

As you read your devotional today, allow a sense of peace to wash over you… 

mountain stream

 

Invite the Lord in to surround you with His quiet.

Chasing Quiet Day 24:Peaceful and Quiet

 

#31daysofquiet #day24 BQ

Bible Quilt your selected verse: Stitch doodle lines around your verse to tie in colors from other verses. Trace back over key words to highlight them in your memory.

Pray.  Lord, help us live for You each day, slowing down in Your quiet grace. Still us with Your Word.


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#31daysof_____: Day Nineteen

Day Nineteen

As read your devotional today, glean one or two phrases to hold in your heart today…

Which word of Truth do you need to have echo within you today?

Hope swing on tree

Chasing Quiet Day 19: A Rolling Rest

 

#31daysofquiet #day19

 

Bible Quilt your selected verse: Enjoy the process of slowing down to write a verse to focus on today. Notice the cadence of phrasing. Consider how the repetition of the Old Testament provides a rhythm that stabilizes us even today.

 

#31daysofquiet day 19 BQ

Pray.  Lord, let us wait on Your direction for us today. Help us stop fully to steep in Your Word, absorbing the message we need to hear especially for THIS day.

 


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