Walking the line between nerd and cool.

Embedding the Word

One of the things we learned from our Spiritual Life Survey (results here) is the importance of embedding God’s Word everywhere we can. Sue approached me with a project a while back for posters that would have the books of the Bible on them to hang in the classrooms at First Trinity. We also wanted a matching bookmark to accompany them. Here’s what we came up with:

(Note: iStockPhoto sample images used here. Actual copy does not have the watermark.)

We went with white text on black to improve readability from a distance, but I also liked the contrast of mostly black/white with a splash of color on each. Both the plan and the water convey life, which connects nicely with God’s Word being our primary source of life. The green and blue colors are also reminiscent of our logo, which has a leaf-like shape with green on top and blue on the bottom.

We’re currently in the bidding process to get the posters and bookmarks made and hope to have them available by Spring, assuming the cost is right.

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