Category Archives: Entering the land of writing for ministry

Overcoming your writing fears

There is an eagle in me that wants to soar, and there is a hippopotamus in me that wants to wallow in the mud.           Carl Sandburg It wasn’t perfect and I almost let me fears … Continue reading

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I have no choice!

    I HAVE NO CHOICE! God has chosen me and given me this sacred trust and I have no choice. I Corinthians 9:17 While I have worked part-time for a number of years since beginning my journey to write … Continue reading

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Are you tapping into your power source?

  Now to him who is able to do immeasurably more than all we ask or imagine, according to his power that is at work within us. Ephesians 3:20 NLT Do you remember the classic movie, The Wizard of Oz? After … Continue reading

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Got an idea?

All I had was an idea and God.  Those were the words from the event coordinator of an author festival I recently participated in.  Although the coordinator shared she only had three months to organize the event with a zero … Continue reading

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It’s a different world!

When I took my daughter to begin her first semester of college, after helping her get settled into her dorm room, praying for her safety and planting a butterfly kiss on her cheek, I left her with the following words, … Continue reading

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Writing to make disciples

    Go and make disciples of all the nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and the son and the Holy Spirit. Matthew 28:19, 20, NLT I’m always excited to hear when my Pastor puts emphasis on … Continue reading

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He won’t forget!

God is not unjust so as to forget your work and the love which you have shown toward his name, in having ministered and in still ministering to the saints.  Hebrews 6:20, NLT I plan to return to the workforce soon … Continue reading

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Did you finish what you started?

I suggest you finish what you started a year ago, for you were the first to propose the idea, and you were the first to begin doing something about it. Now you should carry this project through to completion just as … Continue reading

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Are you guarding your writing time?

With the help of the Holy Spirit who lives within us, carefully guard what has been entrusted to you. II Tim 2:14 I’m fascinated by the soldiers assigned to stand guard at Buckingham Palace to protect the queen and her … Continue reading

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Start first in Jerusalem

And you will be my witnesses, telling people about me everywhere—in Jerusalem, throughout Judea, in Samara, and to the ends of the earth. Acts 1:8b After Jesus’ Resurrection and before he ascended into heaven, he commissioned his twelve disciples to … Continue reading

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