And is a cell phone making you anti-social? Let me tell you about the dangers of the cell phone and screen time. This post was originally posted on Medium.com. You can find me there most of the time. Photo by William Iven on Unsplash Click on the photo to listen to the podcast.Or click on Hope Stream Radio podcast.… Continue reading Why is that cell phone addictive?
What This Painting Taught Me About God A 33 Dot Challenge to Encourage My Creativity – My Snuggly Photo From Pixabay As for painting, I have been challenging myself by trying to push my imagination to see things from nothing. Yikes. That’s not easy. Today is another 33 Dot Challenge. Meg Konovska got me hooked on this. Here is… Continue reading What This Painting Taught Me About God – A Snuggly
What Can I See With 33 Random Dots? Once again I challenged myself with 33 dots on a page. I prayerfully put 33 random dots on a page with my eyes closed. Then I join the dots without crossing any lines. See how I found a rabbit. Hint it has something to do with Easter.… Continue reading What Can I See With 33 Random Dots?
33 Dots – Burden I love to draw. But lately I felt hemmed in when I painted. This week my painting led me to the word – burden. Photo from Pixabay I decided I’m letting my inhibitions go and see where God would lead me. I want to draw freely. As always I pray first. Then… Continue reading How God Can Speak Through My Art – What’s my Burden?
33 Dot Challenge: Go Forth I love the creative challenge of 33 dots. I randomly place the dots on a page without looking. Then I draw lines to connect them without crossing any lines. This time I saw me carrying a banner that said: GO FORTH. No I am not going to the Olympics. At… Continue reading How and Why God is Leading Me to Go Forth
Fishers of Men: 33 Dots I love doing the 33 dot challenge. Does anyone else want to do it with me? If so I would set up a special way to link for it. This time my dots turned into a fish. And it reminded me of “Fishers of Men”. “Walking along the beach of… Continue reading How Can We Learn to Be Good Fishers of Men and Women for God?
I want to Surrender to God but I don’t know How Today is 5-Minute Friday and the prompt is SURRENDER. Five minutes to write… Set the timer. GO. As I surrender to God I ask Him to give me the words to write. I think back – to the year 2000. That’s when I did… Continue reading Three Ways to Surrender All to God
Motivate at Five Minute Friday It’s Five Minute Friday and the first one of the year. The word this week is MOTIVATE. That’s a great word for 2018. MOTIVATE. My Word for this year is GO FORTH. (There will be more coming about this in the next few weeks.) So that means I need to… Continue reading What do I need to motivate me towards a disciplined life?
33 Dots: Skater Another day for 33 Dots – from Meg Konovska’s idea. This is my second day of randomly placing 33 dots on a piece of paper – then trying to figure out what’s there. Today we get a colourful skater. Thoughts: As I looked at this skater, I thought of myself on ice… Continue reading Skater: Drawing Shouldn’t Be Complicated
Drawing Shouldn’t be Complicated Try 33 Dots to Discover your creativity and God’s Word – porcupine The other day I read Meg Konovska’s post about her method of painting with 33 dots. This fascinated me as I need more help visualizing pictures. At first I forgot the number and painted only with 14 dots. Both… Continue reading Porcupine: Drawing Shouldn’t be Complicated