Thoughtful Thursdays – Who is Carol A Brown? Today I am starting a new series to introduce you to some of my writer friends. Carol Brown has a new book coming out called Sassy Pants Learns about Strange Creatures. You can see with the picture below that Carol grew up with animals. She… Continue reading Thoughtful Thursdays – Who is Carol A Brown?
Sunday Stillness – Is Distraction a good thing or bad? I came away from the writers’ conference in Alberta (read about it here), all fired up to focus. Yes, focus on what God is calling me to do. I have answered the three questions: Why? Because I feel God is calling me to get as… Continue reading Sunday Stillness – Is Distraction a good thing or bad?
Sunday Stillness – By wisdom a house is built For the past month I have been reading a Proverbs a day with an online Facebook group. This exercise proved to be a great discipline. Reading through each Proverb I would see where God led me. On day 24 I read this verse. By wisdom a… Continue reading Sunday Stillness – By wisdom a house is built
Creative Tuesday – Happiness – How a human cared for a baby duck and that duck became a great mother Our prompt today was, “What makes me happy?” from Creative Tuesdays. Check out the other artist’s pictures. I haven’t made a title that long before. Whew. But this story is amazing. Last year, my friend… Continue reading Creative Tuesday – Happiness – How a human cared for a baby duck and that duck became a great mother
Creative Tuesdays – A bouquet This week the challenge was to take the flower we created from last week and add it to a bouquet. Here is last week’s flower – a carnation. And this week here is my bouquet. Of course I had to look up verses about flowers. I thought about the short… Continue reading Creative Tuesdays – A bouquet
Praying Through Poetry by Joy Lenton Father, There’s so much grief and pain in our hearts in a world where lives are torn apart With war and conflict on every side we need a safe place, shelter to hide Men, women, children in captivity Please provide a way for them to be free With… Continue reading #UTCOP – A Month of Prayer – Praying Through Poetry
Sunday Stillness – How Can We Learn to Live Each New Day in Expectation This is the day that the LORD has made. We will rejoice and be glad in it. (Psalm 118:24, NKJV). So good to be back writing. My month long sabbatical was excellent. And if any of you are feeling overwhelmed or frustrated… Continue reading Sunday Stillness – How Can We Learn to Live Each New Day in Expectation
Sunday Stillness – Isaiah 40:8 As we head into the end of summer I look at the beautiful wildflowers. Striking in colours, variety and shape they show the imagination of our Creator God. But as we know they must end their lives to begin again next spring. So too we will come to an end… Continue reading Sunday Stillness – Isaiah 40:8
Am I Straining at the Oars? by Janis Cox. “If my life is to learn – then Jesus needs to be in my every moment.” Learning to trust in Jesus every moment.
Five Minute Fridays – Rhythm. Janis Cox joins Lisa Jo Baker in writing for 5 minutes on Fridays. See what she has to say about the word “rhythm”.