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So just what is Visual Faith?

Bringing together images of everyday life with words- typography, that communicate a Biblical truth.

Bringing together images of everyday life with words- typography, that communicate a Biblical truth.

Visual Faith:

  • gathers processes and reminders of faith that tell part of the story for followers of Jesus.

  • reminds us that we are made in the image of a creative God.

  • honors His creative sanctification of believers on a daily basis.

  • is the basic process of bringing together our great gifts of prayer and His Word.

  • adds visual, kinesthetic, and tactile adaptations that make meaning for us in our daily lives.

  • helps to answer the question - What does this mean for me?

Manila Tag booklet for specific liturgical seasons

Manila Tag booklet for specific liturgical seasons

The VRSLY project-a photo booklet with faith language affirmation.

The VRSLY project-a photo booklet with faith language affirmation.

Visual Faith:

  • may include graphic displays and text that cement words of hope in beautiful transformative ways.

  • unites a practical theology- the study of God, as it is lived out in our own lives and experiences.

  • is the language of faith-discipling words that become part of faith-life living.

  • can be small, tactile remembrances of God's dramatic intersection in our lives.

  • may honor Faith Milestones that become future celebrations.

Faithables- an accordion booklet that tells a Baptism and/or Confirmation Story

Faithables- an accordion booklet that tells a Baptism and/or Confirmation Story

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Visual Faith:

  • can be a project that becomes a witness to family, friends, neighbors, and the world- of God's gracious faithfulness to us.

  • is the intentional process of using reminders of faith and Scripture in our prayer life.

  • includes teaching methods and tools to instill words of prayer in our families.

Prayers for My Children- Scripture Flipbook.

Prayers for My Children- Scripture Flipbook.

Prayer cube for Meal time, bedtime or anytime.

Prayer cube for Meal time, bedtime or anytime.

A recommended resource for a Visual Faith library.

A recommended resource for a Visual Faith library.

Visual Faith:

  • allows the connections to be personal and in story-telling form.

  • helps us to SEE the connections to understand the truth about God.

  • is the intentional placement of God's Word in front of us in our homes so that we may See and Remember.

  • deals with the diagnosis we all have of spiritual amnesia- and forgetting God's faithfulness to us.

Scripture Printable (from Pinterest) and added to a flat canvas.

Scripture Printable (from Pinterest) and added to a flat canvas.

Walking with the Lord Project- An Accordion Booklet

Walking with the Lord Project- An Accordion Booklet

Visual Faith;

  • gathers the STORY of our faith journey-along the way and documents "markers" in our spiritual formation.

  • is the response to conversations with families for helpful tools to teach "faith culture."

  • meets families right where they are-in safe harbors.

Faith Family Rolodex- an ongoing project that collects words of meaning, milestone events, with the language of the rhythm of the liturgical seasons.

Faith Family Rolodex- an ongoing project that collects words of meaning, milestone events, with the language of the rhythm of the liturgical seasons.

Tangle Prayers= a Baseball "trading card holder" holds prayer cards -to pray for individuals- by name.

Tangle Prayers= a Baseball "trading card holder" holds prayer cards -to pray for individuals- by name.

Visual Faith:

  • is a way to lift up people to the Lord in prayer.

  • helps us to remember who we are praying for in our daily walk.

  • is a way to bless others in our lives with the images that bring prayer to the center of our lives.

Copy of a Prayer card given to a friend- when we say "I will pray for you"

Copy of a Prayer card given to a friend- when we say "I will pray for you"

Bible Journaling -our response in the margins of our Bibles

Bible Journaling -our response in the margins of our Bibles

Visual Faith:

  • can be the margins of our Bibles where God's Word meets the world of our lives

  • is an intentional plan to pay attention to our daily gifts, to create hearts of gratitude.

  • can be the journaling of prayers, Bible Study, and sermon notes.

Gratitude journals and cards

Gratitude journals and cards

Meditation and response in a Journaling Bible

Meditation and response in a Journaling Bible

 Visual faith:

  • is connecting our response to God's text message to us.

  • the centering of the growing relationship we are blessed to experience in prayer and time in His Word.

  • is our ongoing spiritual formation,worked out by the Holy Spirit in an Individual Education Plan.

  • is the journey of our Heavenly Father turning the broken into the beautiful.

  • is our witness of this renewing process that is covered in Grace.

Our Photographs- paired with PHONE APPS- become words of hope on social media.

Our Photographs- paired with PHONE APPS- become words of hope on social media.