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I have been looking for a different way to become closer in my walk with God. I hate to admit that my personal relationship with the Lord has been strained by life events that are beyond my control. From those events in my life I have strayed away from God because it has been hard to understand why I need to go through so much. I have been trying to rebuild my relationship, but it has been hard. As an artist I pray this is the answer I have been looking for to rebuild my personal relationship with God. That’s why I think that the Complete Guide To Bible Journaling: Creative Techniques To Express Your Faith by Joanne Fink and Regina Yoder can help me on my walk.
From time to time we all need new ways to express our faith and this book is a great way for creative people to grow deeper in their walk.
Bible journaling is the powerful and popular new way to engage with scripture through art. Complete guide to Bible journaling is your go to guy to the latest lettering, drawing, painting and crafting techniques for bringing God’s Word to life.
Learn all about the different types of tools that today’s Bible journalers used to connect their faith and creativity. Discover wonderful ways to express your spirit by tracing, drawing, and pattering. Get tips on using stencils, colored pencils, watercolors, acrylic paints, rubber stamps, washi tape, and much more. Meet some of the worlds leading Bible journaling artist who share the stories of their personal faith journeys.
A colorful gallery offers inspiring examples of journaling both inside and outside the Bible. A bonus section–Worth more than $50 retail–provides hundreds of exciting stickers, index tabs, vellum overlays, and illustrations to trace and color.
This is a new media to me, but I will continue to experiment and see where it will take me. I really love the idea of learning God’s word through creation. Now I just need to find the perfect journal Bible to begin this new journey. Don’t worry if you are not the creative type this book has so many stencils you can use and it is filled with ideas other artists have created. Just remember how transparent the pages are in your Bible it makes it possible to trace nearly anything you want.