Turning sketches into flags
After the band have played the last note, the choir have sat down, the sermon done, the Amen said... the prayer shawl continues on and travels with the person in need.
It's hard to describe, but as I sit here in this lobby, with strangers I consider friends I'm realising this isn't something that can be put into words.
I am barred from taking an active part in my church not because I won't wear a uniform, but because I can't afford to. I am banned from being a useful member of my church because I am poor.
"Happiness can be found in the darkest of times, if, one only remembers to turn on the light" - Albus Dumbledore, a great wizard, and perhaps in another life, a Salvationist.
These are the miracles that bring a man back on his feet, the opportunities that can only be seen by visionaries.
It contains almost 400 knitted characters, over 130 animals and numerous rocks, seashells, wine goblets, buildings, boats and scenery. Very few knitting groups could take on the challenge of knitting the bible with such flair and skill.