"I set My rainbow in the cloud, and it shall be for the sign of the covenant between Me and the earth." Genesis 9:13

Sunday, January 16, 2011

"NEW" - Stampin' Sisters in Christ #72

Guess I was wrong... I said I wouldn't be back til the end of next week but when I saw this challenge at http://stampinsistersinchrist.blogspot.com/ I just knew I had to participate.

2 Corinthinas 5:17 - Therefore, if anyone is in Christ, he is a new creation; old things have passed away; behold all things have become new.

Yesterday 5 gals got together to do some dry embossing... two of them were very new at this. I am showing you a card I put together during that time ... what fun we had! I have always loved the beauty of the butterfly!
There is a quote that goes something like this that I like as well! "What the catepillar sees as the end, the butterfly sees as a new beginning". I cannot look at a butterfly without thinking of newness and new beginnings - especailly after having journeyed with a dear Sister in Christ thru her cancer journey this past year! She has been a true inspiration to all around her as she has "Let Go and Let God". She - who loves butterflies - is truly a butterfly today! Praising God for that!
So Janet - this post is in honor of you!


Thanks for stopping by today... see you next week!
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6 comments:

Grace said...

Oh Ruthie this is so beautiful! I love the butterfly and all the texture! That embossing folder is simply gorgeous!!! What a special tribute to your friend! Thanks for joining our Stampin Sisters in Christ New Creation challenge this week!
hugs,
Grace

Becky said...

Hi Ruthie, this is gorgeous. Love the embossing. Thank you for joining us at Stampin Sisters in Christ.

Stacy aka Twinshappy on SCS said...

This is so pretty. All your textures are wonderful and a great butterfly.

Jani said...

Wow stunning card! Love all the detail. I just found your site through Stampin Sisters in Christ and love it. Very inspiring!

Regena said...

Ur card is beautiful!! I loved reading ur post..Very true..I aslo love buterflies..they do have a special meaning.always remind me of a new life..or new beginnings

Lovely Linda said...

Hello Ruthie - what a fabulous card - I love that quote too!! This is a lovely tribute to your friend Janet! Thank you for playing along with us at Stampin' Sisters in Christ this week - we appreciate your support! {{{hugs}}}
Linda SSIC Design Team