Keep Calm with Faith

My Cancer Journey If you have been following me on my breast cancer journey, this poem about keeping calm was written early in my diagnosis. Tomorrow, I am booked for surgery. My faith has continued to keep me calm and in touch with Jesus. I have chosen to write in an abecedarian form of poetry… Continue reading Keep Calm with Faith

Sunday Stillness – How to Face Uncertainty

Sunday Stillness – How to Face Uncertainty by Janis Cox Each day is filled with a newness, a wonder. But each day could bring changes. We don’t know. A storm could arise. Jesus replied: “You of little faith, why are you so afraid?” Then He got up and rebuked the winds and the waves, and… Continue reading Sunday Stillness – How to Face Uncertainty

MISSED CONNECTIONS

Missed Connections by Jan Cox What has previously been a four hour flight to Phoenix, turned into a nine hour flight via Calgary – then a flight to Los Angeles – and finally after missing that connection – a hotel room and a flight the next day. What could have been 4 hours took more… Continue reading MISSED CONNECTIONS

CALM IN THE MIDST OF A STORM

Calm in the Midst of a Storm by Jan Cox Read: Luke 8:22-25     “He got up and rebuked the wind and the raging waters; the storm subsided, and all was calm” (Luke 8: 24 NIV) We had had a glorious sunny day boating with friends on our lake. The lake travels for twelve… Continue reading CALM IN THE MIDST OF A STORM

PRAYERS TO CALM THE STORM

Prayers to Calm the Storm by Shannon Leibold I awaken in the middle of the night to a room continually flickering. Lightening flashes incessantly across the night sky revealing ominous clouds and swirling formations. I lay still, holding my breath, until moments later my husband begins to stir, awakened by the same angry flashes. The… Continue reading PRAYERS TO CALM THE STORM