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Word Picture - Get To The Core

Posted by Michelle Gillett on

Word Picture - Get To The Core

After making walking sticks (staves) for adults and youth involved in the Boy Scouts of America program for 15 years, it was time to repurpose our sticks. We used the word picture below to share with others whether in the scouting program, Bible studies, coaching sport teams and co-workers.  Our word picture for making pens is the same as making walking sticks. Every pen has a core - known as the heart of the pen.  As you strip, pull and sand down the bark, the heart of the pen begins to reveal itself.  Once the pen is sanded down smooth,...

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