Advent Week Two – Peace

Peace This Advent Week Two. We focus on peace. We learn more about it. At this moment we all need God’s peace, more than ever. Jesus did say, “Peace I leave with you; my peace I give you. I do not give to you as the world gives. Do not let your hearts be troubled… Continue reading Advent Week Two – Peace

Advent Week One

Advent Week One HOPE I haven’t written in a while. I have been on a painting spree. For each day of November, I painted every day. This week is Advent Week One – hope. Today was different. I painted and wrote two poems. I will share one with you today. This is an Abecedarian poem.… Continue reading Advent Week One

Holiday Gifts 2020

Hi there, I have a special surprise for you. Are you looking for holiday gifts 2020? Here is your chance to check out and support Christian authors. Twenty-seven authors have joined together to have Holiday Gift Guide for you. Please take a look. Click here. Holiday-Gift-Guide-2020 Yes, my little devotional is in there too. Growing… Continue reading Holiday Gifts 2020

Gifts of Good Words Blog Hop: Tadeo Turtle

I Learned through God’s Word When I signed up for this blog hop, I had no idea I would be literally jumping from one thing to another. A true HOP. I knew God had said to pivot. But I wasn’t sure which way I would be pivoting. But today I learned. (Today is November 5,… Continue reading Gifts of Good Words Blog Hop: Tadeo Turtle

Transformed – Sunday Stillness Poetry Linkup

As I read through the prescribed Bible passages today I heard the word transformed. Psalm From the Psalm: 107:1-7, 33-37; We are the Redeemed and the Gathered. God gathered us from the east and west, north and south. God’s plan is to speak to us, to get our attention. His plan spreads all over the… Continue reading Transformed – Sunday Stillness Poetry Linkup

Freedom to Live – Sunday Stillness Link

By reading scripture every day I am starting to see God’s plan – clearer. Join us at Growing through God’s Word Facebook Group. Let’s find the freedom to live. Today these are the passages I studied: Psalm 63:1-8; Numbers 13:1-2, 17-14:9; Matthew 17:22-27 In the Psalm, I loved the first verse, You, God, are my… Continue reading Freedom to Live – Sunday Stillness Link

How We Can Spark Our Creativity

Spending time being creative Do you need to kick start your creativity? A few years ago I wrote this post. But right now I needed to read it again. Maybe you do too. …………………………………………………………………………………………… The last month has been one of change — in my thinking, in my reading, in my writing and most of… Continue reading How We Can Spark Our Creativity

The Mighty Planner – a poem

A Poem The poem, “The Mighty Planner”, below was inspired after reading scripture. Lord God Mighty Planner Ruler of all From Creation through to  New Creation You knew everything before it happened The Tabernacle built to Your specifications Every part of it every detail made for a reason Even John the Baptist’s death with his… Continue reading The Mighty Planner – a poem

Happy Thanksgiving 2020

Happy Thanksgiving 2020 and a Poetry Linkup Wishing you all God’s blessings today and always. May you cherish God’s creation, friends and family. Thanksgiving 2020. If you need prayer, please email me at Janis. Blessings Janis Another Thanksgiving in 2015  –  Here is my poem for today. Another abecedarian. Peace Another Beautiful Calm Day Enlightenment… Continue reading Happy Thanksgiving 2020

Four Lessons Learned

Four Lessons from “The Little Engine That Could” A while ago I wrote this article on another platform. I thought you would enjoy it and learn what a little book can teach us. It’s amazing what lessons we can learn from children’s books. This past weekend I had the delightful job to read to my… Continue reading Four Lessons Learned