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Photography and scripture assisted by
S Roch, Carol Hawley, Joel Kretz, Norm Nielsen, Shon Tenkley, Judy Nielsen.

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A favorite verse for each book of the bible includes a favorite picture from one of our photographers.


Genesis 1:1 In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth.


Exodus 14:14 "The Lord will fight for you. You need only to be still"


Leviticus 19:32 You shall stand up before the gray head and honor the face of an old man, and you shall fear your God

Numbers 6:15 Together with their grain offerings, a basket of bread made with the finest flour


Deuteronomy 8:3 Man shall not live by bread alone.


Joshua 1:9 Be strong and courageous. Do not be afraid; do not be discouraged, for the Lord your God will be with you wherever you go.


Judges 3:9 But when they cried out to the Lord, He raised up for them a deliverer.


Ruth 4:7 Now this was the custom in former times in Israel concerning the redemption and the exchange of land to confirm any matter; a man removed his sandal and gave it to another;

1 Samuel 17:40 Then he took his staff in his hand, chose 5 smooth stones from the stream put them in the pouch of his shepherd's bag and with his sling in his hand, approached the Philistine.

2 Samuel 22: 1-3 The Lord is my rock, my fortress and my deliverer; 3 my God is my rock in whom I take refuge, my shield and the horn of my salvation.


1 Kings 6:8 ,and they would go up by winding stairs to the middle story, and from the middle to the third.


2 Kings 16:17 then the Lord opened the servants eyes, and he looked and saw the hills full of horses and chariots of fire all around Elisha.


1 Chronicles 15:16 David told the leaders of the Levites to appoint their fellow Levites as musicians to make a joyful sound with musical instruments

2 Chronicles 15:2 The Lord is with you when you are with Him.


Ezra 7:10 For Ezra had devoted himself to the study and observance of the Law of the Lord, and to teaching its decrees and laws in Israel.


Nehemia 9:5 Stand up and praise the Lord your God, who is from everlasting to everlasting.


Esther 4:14 For it you remain silent at this time, relief and deliverance for the Jews will arise from another place, but you and your fathers family will perish. And who knows but that you have come to your royal position for such a time as this?

Job 26:7 He spreads out the northern skies over empty space; He suspends the earth over nothing.


Psalms 119:105 Your word is a lamp to my feet and a light for my path.


Proverbs 3:6 In all your ways, acknowledge Him, and He will make your paths straight.


Ecclesiastes 12:13 Now all has been heard; here is the conclusion of the matter: Fear God and keep His commandments, for this is the whole, duty, of man.

Song of Songs 12:12 Flowers appear on the earth, the season of singing has come, the cooing of doves is heard in our land.


Isaiah 40:11 "He tends His flock like a shephard. He gathers the lambs in His arms and carries them close to His heart. He gently leads those that have young."

Jeremiah 18:3 "So I went down to the potter's house and I saw him working at the wheel".


Lamentations 2:19 Pour out your heart like water in the presence of the Lord.


Ezekiel 1:24 When creatures moved, I heard the sound of their wings, like the roar of rushing waters, like the voice of the Almighty, like the tumult of an army.

Daniel 12:13 Happy are those who persevere and attain the thousand three hundred thirty-five days. But you , go your way, and rest; you shall rise for your reward at the end of the days.

Hosea 6:3 Let us acknowledge the Lord; let ups press on to acknowledge Him. As surely as the sun rises, He will appear,


Joel 2:24 The threshing floors will be full of grain, and the vats will overflow with the new wine and oil.


Amos 3:3 Do two walk together unless they have agreed to do so? 4 Does a lion roar in the thicket when it has no prey? Does it growl in its den when it has caught nothing?

Obadia 1:15 The day of the Lord is near for all nations. As you have done, it will be done to you; your deeds will return upon your own head.


Jonah 2: 2 In my distress I called to the Lord, and he answered me. From deep in the realm of the dead I called for help, and you listened to my cry.


Micah 7:8 "Though I sit in the darkness, the Lord will be my light"


Nahum 1:5 The mountains quake before him and hills melt away. The earth trembles at his prescence, the world and all who live in it.


Habakkuk 3:19 "He makes my feet like the feet of a deer. He enables me to tread on the heights."


Zephaniah 3:17 The Lord your God is with you, He is mighty to save. he will take great delight in you, He will quiet you with his love, he will rejoice over you with singing.

Haggai 1:6 You have planted much but have harvested little. You eat but never have enough. You drink but never have your fill.

Zechariah 1:3 Therefore tell all the people. This is what the Lord says "Return to me and I will return to you".


Malachi 3: 10-11 Bring the full tithe into the storehouse ...see if I will not open the windows of heaven for you and pour down for you an overflowing of blessings for you.



Matthew 18:20 For where two or three have gathered together in My name, I am there in their midst.


Mark 6:50 Take courage. It is I. Don't be afaid.


Luke 15:8 Or suppose a woman has ten silver coins and loses one. Doesn't she light a lamp, sweep the house and search carefully until she finds it?

John 3:16 For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life.


Acts 1:9 After he said this He was taken up before their very eyes, and a cloud hid Him for their very sight.


Romans 12:9 Love must be sincere. Hate what is evil; cling to what is good.


1 Corinthians 5:12 What business is it of mine to judge those outside the church? Are you not to judge those inside?


2 Corinthians 11:3 But I am afraid that just as Eve was decieved by the serpent's cunning, your minds may somehow be led astray from your sincrere and pure devotion to Christ.

Galatians 6:7 Whatsoever a man soweth, that he shall also reap.


Ephesians 2:8 For it is by grace you have been saved, through faith - and this is not from yourselves, it is the gift from God.

Philippians 4:13 I can do everything through Him who gives me strength.


Colossians 4:2 Donate yourselves to prayer, being watchful and thankful.


1 Thessaionians 5:11 encourage one another and build each other up.


2 Thessalonians 3:9 We did this, not because we do not have the right to such help but in order to offer ourselves as a model for you to imitate.

1 Timothy 6:7 For we brought nothing into this world and we can take nothing out of it.


2 Timothy 1:7 for God gave us a spirit not of fear but of power and love and self-control.|


Titus 3: 4-5 But when the kindness and love God appeared He saved us.


Philemon 1:15 Perhaps the reason He was separated from you for a little while was that you might have Him back forever.


Hebrews 12:1 let us also lay aside every weight, and sin whih clings so closely, and let us run with endurance the reace that is set before us.


James 1:10 But the rich should take pride in their humiliation, since they will pass away like a wild flower.


1 Peter 1:24 All people are like grass, and all their glory is like the flowers of the field; the grass withers and the flowers fall.

2 Peter 2:1 But there were also false prophets amoung the people, just as there will be false teachers amoung you.

1 John 3:11 For this is the message you heard from the beginning: We should love one another.


2 John 1:6 And this is love: that we walk in obedience to his commands.


3 John 1:4 I have no greater joy than to hear that my children are walkng in the truth.


Jude 1:13 They are wild waves of the sea, foaming up their shame; wandering stars, for whom blackest darkness has been reserved forever.

Revelation 21:6 It is done. I am the Alpha and the Omega, the Beginning and the End. To him who is thirsty I will give to drink without cost from the spring of the water of life.


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