Creating and sharing images on Android

Updated 1 month ago by Alan Haggard

To create a verse image 
  1. Select Read (book icon) from the home screen menu
  2. Select the verse(s) you want to share
  3. Select IMAGE in the pop-up menu
  4. Select an image background for your Verse image
You can select a personal image from your private gallery by tapping in the first blank tile. See below.
  1. Select the check mark in the bottom right corner of the selected image
  2. Customize your image with text, fonts, colors, and other effects
    1. The default option is the Tt (font size) icon and has a colored underline
    2. Font size can be set by the slider (left = smaller; right = larger)
    3. Line size and letter spacing can be set by selecting spacing icon (three stacked lines with the up-down arrow in front) to the left of the size slider
    4. This shows two options, one for the line size and one for the letter spacing.
    5. Both can be toggled by buttons labeled "+" and "-".
    6. Selecting the "x" at the top left of the toggle buttons brings you back to the font screen
    7. To select a different font scroll the line with the font names left or right then select the desired font
  3. Edit text or add text
    1. Select the text in the image to bring up the text editor. Use the keyboard to make changes
    2. While in the text editor, you can also change the width of the displayed passage
    3. To get back to main page, tap anywhere in image outside of the two vertical lines
    4. Select the teardrop icon to change colors 
      1. Select the black or white sections to toggle between those colors
      2. Select the icon that looks like a paint palette on the right to change to other color
      3. A screen will appear showing two tables with variety of color
      4. On the left one, slide the dot until you get the color you want your font to be
      5. On the smaller one to the right, set the brightness of the chosen color by sliding the dot up or down
      6. Select the "x" button top right to return to the previous scree
      7. Set the transparency/opacity of the text by moving the slider (left = No transparency/full opacity; right = full transparency/No opacity)
      8. Select the third icon (long and short line)  for left, middle or left justification 
      9. Select the fourth icon (three sliders) to blur image. Moving the bar to the left gives less blur and to the right more blur
  4. Select Save in top right to finish
  5. Select Share to share with apps on your device


 How to select your own photos as backgrounds for your Verse Images 
  1. On the Choose Images screen, select the Mountain icon in the first square
  2. Follow the prompts to the photos you already have on your device and select the one you want
  3. You need to set up the size and the part of the image you want to use as background
    1. This can done by placing the blue square over the desired part
    2. Sizing can be done by drawing the top and or bottom line of the square to the desired size
  4. Proceed as above
To share Images you have saved
  1. Select your initials or profile picture in top menu
  2. Select the Images icon
  3. Scroll to find the verse image you want to share
  4. Select the 3 dots icon at the bottom right of the image
  5. Select Share or another desired action
Verse image moments appear in your home feed and in your Image feed in Menu
Selecting a verse image in single moment view will open the Bible reader to that verse

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