Wednesday, 11 March 2015

{Glory Art} Scripture Challenge #4 - Wisdom

Hello, my friends!

I hope your week is going well!
A big welcome to my newest friends!

I have my next Scripture Challenge tag to share with you today. 
I'm a few days late with this one but no longer behind.

The word we were given this time is "wisdom".
You can read Patter's great devotional on the subject HERE.

I think that the world's definition of wisdom is somewhat different than God's definition.
The world sees wisdom as something that comes from education; 
more of a learning or being book smart. 

I think that wisdom that comes from God is taking the knowledge that we have and using it appropriately.
I tried to depict this with my tag design and my chosen Scripture verse.

I used an adorable Sushi Doll called "I Love Nerds" that you can find HERE.
He's a sweet little geek, and I have surrounded him with books.
He actually reminds me of my little brother when he was young! lol 
The Scripture verse, in Proverbs 3:21, instructs him on what he should do with his knowledge:

"My son, preserve sound judgement and discernment,
do not let them out of your sight."

Such sound instruction for each one of us, don't you think?

Here's my tag:


Materials Used:
Papers: Recollections - Cardstock;
Image: Sushi Dolls - I Love Nerds,
Spectrum Noir Markers;
Embossing Folder: Darice - School Books;
Stamp: Impression Obsession - Book Shelves;
Ink: Stampin' Up - Basic Brown;
Ribbon: Stampin' Up;
Alpha Stickers: Prima.

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Linking Up To:


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One more Scripture verse I'd like to share with you is found in James 1:5:

"If any of you lacks wisdom, you should ask God,
who gibes generously to all without finding fault,
and it will be given to you."

 I hope the rest of your week is full of joy! :o)


9 comments:

  1. Nancy I just love this tag with the cute little boy and big glasses. You are again the girl!

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  2. Absolutely fabulous tag, Nancy! Love that darling image and your coloring of him! Really cool to add all the books, and love the design, sentiment, and fab bow! :^)
    Hugs, Penny

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  3. He certainly is a geek but a gorgeous one Nancy. Such a lovely piece of art. Lovely words too. Have a good week Nancy x

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  4. I am not religious but I completely agree with your definition of wisdom....and I don't know if he is wise or not but I adore this cute little geek!
    Fab colours and tag design :-)

    Big hugs, Kat xx

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  5. Your tag is absolutely darling, Nancy. This would make a great bookmark, especially for a bible.
    Hugs & smiles,
    Teresa

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  6. Good words to live by indeed. He's an adorable little nerd. hee hee. Love all your background stamping. Hugs!

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  7. Super adorable Tag, Nancy. I love and may need that embossing folder and bookshelves stamp for my collection. hehe!!
    Awesome job. Hubs!!

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  8. so stinkin cute my friend! i love his big glassess!!!

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  9. Your tag is fabulous Nancy ! You are going to have such a wonderful collection ! The books embossing folder is fabulous ! What a great way to use it! Looking forward to your next one ! Must get cracking on mine , been a bit lethargic with a cold but feeling a bit better now ! Really love the book shelves stamp !

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