â€œI believe in signs….what we need to learn is always there before us, we just have to look around us with respect & attention to discover where God is leading us and which step we should take….”
â€• Paulo Coelho, The Zahir
There are all kinds of signs–signs of spring, signs of aging, signs of indigestion.Â Â I especially like real, tangible signs that give directions, advice, entertainment or important information.Â It’s funny how sermons, a box in the garage, and free embroidery designs set me off on a binge of sign-making for our church.
Within two weeks,Â IÂ (1) heard our pastor preach on the importance of daily scripture reading, ( 2) found a box of picture frames in the garage, and (3) discovered more than 40 FREE scriptural machine embroidery designs atÂ Designs by JuJu .Â Hmm…..
Always eager to make my husband happy by using up and moving out stuff stored in the garage, I downloaded the free verses from JuJu, gathered up the frames, matched them size-wise to the designs I had in mind, and pulled out neutral colored fabric scraps.Â I was on a mission. Continue reading