Using the prompt “decide” from Five-Minute Fridays Five Minute Friday — this week’s word is “decide”. Join FMF by following this link. If you want to kick-start your writing, use a prompt. This morning, I had to decide whether to write my FMF post first or meditate with a scripture. I used the Reflect app from Apple to meditate on a scripture… Continue reading Make a Decision to Use a Writers’ Prompt and Help Words Flow
What Jesus Can Teach Us About Pause The word for Five Minute Friday this week is “pause”. “Pause” is such an important word in our lives. Jesus went away from all the people to find communion with God. He left early in the morning to go out by himself to pray. We need to use… Continue reading Do You Know Why You Are Stressed? Pause
Does God Keep Secrets From His People? I had to check through God’s Word to see what He said about the word “secret”. I know it’s not good to keep secrets if it hurts someone but it’s also not good to spread news – gossip. The only way we can figure out what God says… Continue reading Secret: Does God Keep Secrets From His People?
Are You Longing For An Intimate and Thriving Community of Christian Artists and Writers? Do you wish to be encouraged in your faith and art? What if you could be strengthened in your faith by fellow artist passionate about putting God first and having a sure foundation for their life’s work in God’s Word? If… Continue reading Include: Building a Christian Community
Changes Are Coming We have to learn to adapt. This is Five Minute Friday and today’s word is ADAPT. Write for 5 minutes. GO. This past while things have been changing. Many things. As Snowbirds we came back to Canada. That is difficult most times but particularly this year as I caught a wicked cough/cold.… Continue reading Adapt – Five Minute Friday
Five Minute Friday: Turn Okay – I think I will continue to do my Five-Minute Fridays on my blog rather than Medium. This week’s prompt is TURN. So I have 5 minutes to write on the word “turn”: Set the Timer: Go I keep hearing the words from the Bible: “Turn from your ways”. And that’s… Continue reading 3 Ways to Turn from my Old Ways
Update: I needed to find a release. I think that’s more like freedom. Timing is good for this release too. I know it’s been awhile since I posted here. I have been busy writing on Medium.com. I’ve been busy taking courses. Maybe too busy. You can check out my posts by going to Janis Cox… Continue reading Find out How and Why God has Given me Release
This week the writer’s prompt from Five Minute Fridays is REGRET. We have 5 minutes to write what comes to us — quickly. Little editing. Just write. Go: Clock is ticking This post first published on Medium.com I will admit I hate that word — regret. It has a negative tone and I am a positive person.… Continue reading Five Minute Friday: Regret
If we use our eyes we will see beauty around us. I have 5 minutes to write my thoughts on “Beauty”. The prompt is from Five Minute Fridays. When I think of the word beauty I see all of God’s creation. There is so much to see. I haven’t travelled the world much — I’ve been… Continue reading Where is Beauty? Five Minute Friday
Why we need to be transported back to the first century to find the real story of Easter I’m joining Five Minute Friday today with the word prompt “why?” “Why?” I think this is the most asked question in our lives. From the everyday: Why can’t you remember? To the deep: Why: Isn’t there peace?… Continue reading Why Did Jesus’ Life Go From Adulation to Execution?