"May my prayer be set before you like incense. Love your enemies and pray for those who persecute you. Devote yourselves to prayer, being watchful and thankful. Be joyful in hope, patient in adversity, and faithful in prayer. Listen to my cry for help, my King and my God, for to you do I pray. Pray without ceasing. Confess your sins to each other, and pray for each other, that you may be healed." Model stitched on 28ct. Cream Cashel Linen using Gentle Arts Sampler Threads. Stitch count: 126w x 126h. (DMC alternates 791 500)
From My Big Toe Designs' Building Block Series - "Love the Lord your God and serve Him with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your might. A friend loves at all times. Greater love has no man than this, that a man lays down his life for his friend..." Model stitched on 28 Ct. Cream Cashel linen with The Gentle Art Sampler threads. Stitch Count: 126x126
"Let the message of Christ dwell among you richly as you teach and admonish one another with all wisdom through psalms, hymns, and songs from the Spirit. Teach the way of God in accordance with the truth. Teach me your way, Lord, that I may rely on your faithfulness. Blessed is the one you discipline, Lord, the one you teach from your law. Teach me knowledge and good judgment". "Teach" model stitched on 28 count Cream Cashel Linen with Gentle Arts Sampler Threads. Stitch count is 126W x 126H.
"Blessed are the merciful for they will be shown mercy. Act justly, love mercy, and walk humbly with your God. The Lord had heard my cry for mercy, the Lord accepts my prayer. His mercy extends to those who fear Him, from generation to generation. Let me fall into the hands of the Lord for His mercy is great. Show mercy and compassion to each other." Model stitched on 28 Ct. Cream Cashel Linen with Gentle Art Sampler Threads. Stitch Count: 126W x 126H.
"To Him be glory both now and for ever. Thine, O Lord, is the greatness, and the power, and the glory, and the victory, and the majesty. All have sinned and fall short of the glory of God. Glory to God in the highest. When righteous men rejoice there is great glory. In God is my salvation and my glory. Let the heart of them rejoice that seek the glory of the Lord. The heavens declare the glory of the Lord." Third in the series of building blocks, "Glory" is stitched on 28 Ct. Cream Cashel Linen with Gentle Art Sampler Threads. Stitch Count: 126W x 126H.
From My Big Toe Designs' Building Block Series - "Rejoice in the glory of God. For in you, Lord, do I hope. But I will hope continually and praise you more and more. We hope for that we cannot see, with patience we wait for it. The hope of the righteous shall be gladness. Be of good courage and He shall strengthen your heart all you that hope in the Lord. Be ready always to give an answer to every man that asks the reason for the hope in you." Model stitched on 28 Ct. Cream Cashel linen with Gentle Arts Sampler Threads. Stitch Count: 126 x 126
Fifth in the popular "Building Blocks" series. "For by grace we are saved through faith, not of ourselves, it is a gift of God. We have redemption through His blood, the forgiveness of sins, according to the riches of His grace. The Lord will give grace and glory. But where sin abounded, grace did more abound. My grace is sufficient for thee. It is a good thing that the heart be established with grace. God gives grace to the humble. Grow in grace." Model stitched on 28 Ct. Cream Cashel linen with Gentle Arts Sampler Threads. Stitch Count: 126W x 126H.
"Be joyful always. With joy you will draw water from the wells of salvation. Bring joy to your servant, for to you O Lord, I life up my soul. Now is your time of grief, but I will see you again and you will rejoice, and no one will take away your joy. Shout with joy to God, all the earth. Restore unot me the joy of your salvation and renew a right spirit within me. Sing for joy to the Lord." Model stitched on 28 ct cream cashel linen with Gentle Art Sampler threads. Stitch Count: 126W x 126H.
This timeless prayer, framed with dainty blossom borders, reflects the desire that everyone has for the health and happiness of their family. The bible sentiment of 'The Lord Bless Thee & Keep Thee' from Numbers 6:24 is a heartfelt statement of support and blessing for a loved one. The intricate style of this timeless piece by Sandy Orton will be sweet in your own home or given as a housewarming gift to a friend or family member.
Stitch count 89w X 138h. Finished size on 14-ct fabric 6-1/4" X 9-3/4"
. Model stitched on 28 Count Dirty linen
"The Lord is near to all who call on him in truth. Guide me in your truth and teach me, for you are God my Savior. Whoever lives by the truth comes into the light. Jesus answered "I am the way and the truth and the life." Sanctify them by the truth. Truthful lips endure forever. I have no greater joy than to hear that my children are walking in the truth. Love rejoices wiht the Truth." Model stitched on 28 Ct. Cream Cashel linen with Gentle Art Sampler threads.
"He who dwelleth in the shelter of the Most High will abide in the shadow of the Almighty. I will pray the Father and He shall give you another Comforter that he may abide with you forever. Abide in me, and I in you. As the branch cannot bear fruit by itself, unless it abides in the vine, neither can you unless you abide in me. Abide in my love. If you abide in my word you are truly my disciples." Model stitched over 2 threads on 28 Ct. Cream Cashel linen with Gentle Art Sampler threads. Stitch Count: 126W x 126H.
"Each of you should use whatever gift you have received to serve others as faithful stewards of God's grace. Serve one another humbly in love. Be sure to fear the Lord and serve Him faithfully with all your heart. The greatest among you should be like the youngest and the one who rules like the one who serves. For even the Son of Man did not come to be served, but to serve." Model stitched on 28 Ct. Cream Cashel linen with Gentle Art Sampler threads. Stitch Count: 126W x 126H.
"The fruit of the spirit is Love, Joy, Peace." Model stitched on 32ct. Vintage Sand Dune Linen using Needlepoint Silk Threads & Silk N Colors. DMC floss alternates are 223 301 310 353 3787 520 642 676 729 902 3345 3346 3371 3790 3802 3858 3859 ecru 154 315. Stitch count is 145 X 103.
"He will be called Wonderful Counselor, Might God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace." Model stitched over 2 threads on 32 Ct. Flax Belfast linen with Gentle Art Sampler threads. Stitch Count: 237W x 141H.
"All scripture is God-breathed and is useful for teaching, rebuilding, correcting, and training in righteousness." Model stitched over 2 threads on 28 Ct. hand-dyed Thyme Jobelan with Crescent Colours Belle Soie Silk thread. Stitch Count: 145W x 297H.
"God grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, courage to change the things I can, and wisdom to know the difference, living one day at a time, enjoying one moment at a time, accepting hardships as the pathway to peace, taking, as He did, this sinful world as it is, not as I would have it, trusting that he will make all things right if I surrender to his will, that I may be reasonably happy in this life, and supremely happy with Him forever in the next." Model stitched on 30c t. Beige linen using Needlepoint Silks. Stitch count: 253w x 391h.
The eloquent words of Psalm 23 are beautifully presented in this cross stitch pastoral scene by Holly DeFount of Kooler Design Studio. A leafy vine fills the border around the peaceful depiction of sheep grazing along a stream. Model stitched on 25 count antique white lugana with DMC floss. Stitch count is 120W x 178H.
"The Lord watches over all who love him - Psalm 145:20". Model stitched on 32 Ct. Tumbleweed linen with Weeks Dye Works (Fawn, Chestnut, Red Pear, Lancaster Red, Kudzu) and Gentle Art Sampler Threads (Sarsparilla, Chamomile). Stitch Count: 123W x 93H.
"Whatever is true, whatever is honest, whatever is just, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is admirable, if there be any virtue, if there be any praise, think on these things." Philippians 4:8. Model stitched on 32 Ct. Flax Belfast linen with Weeks Dye Works. Stitch Count: 132W x 276H.