Journal

Beyond Words

As a writer, I love words. I believe words are powerful. They move us, and with them we move others, too. When we think of sharing our faith with others we often think of this in terms of words. What verses should I use? What should I say? What will others say if I do…

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Taking God at His Word This Christmas

Snow covered trees along the road sing for Joy!

Faith isn’t complicated. It is taking God at His word. It’s me that complicates things. I have a desire to figure things out. I love learning, but I’ve had to learn how to do this the right way when it comes to the things of God. It was the promise of “knowledge” after all, that…

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ALL the Paths…

Pathway with orange sky beyond

In my Kirby Mayhew mystery novel, The Wrong, Kirby is encouraged early one morning as he opens his Bible to Isaiah 43. He gets up from the small breakfast nook in his kitchen with renewed faith that God is doing a new thing in his life. He’s endured a long winter of the soul, but…

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How Having a Writing Coach Helped Me Achieve My Dream

This post today is for all the writers out there… I was sitting at my sister’s table (actually, it’s my table at her house, but that’s another story) discouraged about my writing career, or lack of it. “I need someone to be in it with me,” I said. Writing is lonely business, and though I…

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