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How to Insert a Canvas Image into a Sermon Doc

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A fellow Logos user and subscriber to submitted this question to our support center:

Is there a way to place a Canvas in Sermon Builder?

An excellent question with an enthusiastic YES as the answer!

Hopefully you’ve discovered the Canvas document as a helpful way to create your own professional images and the Sermon Builder as a method to create sermons, lessons, and small group studies complete with presentation slides!

So if you need your Canvas image in a Sermon doc here are the basic steps:

screenshot 1 showing export as image

  • Choose the panel menu on an open Canvas document (the Canvas in the image was created by Faithlife’s own Phil Gons) (A)
  • Select Export as Image (B)

screenshot showing export options

  • Select desired settings for image (C)
  • Click Export (D)

screenshot 3 showing file name

  • Save the image as desired type and in desired location (E)

screenshot 4 showing copy option

  • Navigate to location of image (F)
  • Copy image to clipboard (G)

screenshot 5 showing inserting Canvas into sermon doc

  • Open a Sermon document (H)
  • Right-click in an element’s text box (I)
  • Select Paste (J)

screenshot 6 showing pasting image into Sermon doc

  • Notice Logos creates a slide for your image! (K)

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Written by
Morris Proctor

Morris Proctor (1961–2023) was a certified trainer for Logos Bible Software and founder of MP Seminars. Morris trained thousands of Logos users at his two-day Camp Logos seminars, and his team continues to provide many training materials.

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Written by Morris Proctor