Submission by Margaret Armanious Photo by Brett Jordan on Unsplash Suppose you were to open your mailbox and spot an unusual piece of mail. A glimpse of your name, handwritten in calligraphy, tells you this isn’t just another bill. Pushing aside the junk mail like tares from the wheat, you snatch the envelope and open the gold-lined seal… Read More Excerpt: “An Invitation to Forgive: A Study of the Book of Philemon”
Post by Dyane Forde Featured Image by Ben White on Unsplash I just finished reading a YouVersion devotional called “Meeting With God” (see link below). I love Day 6. It talks about prayer and how Christians sometimes try everything except prayer, when they face problems. An explanation about why this is came to me while… Read More January 1, 2021 Word of Encouragement
If you’re a goal-driven person struggling with anxiety, stress, busyness, and learning to trust God, this post may be just what you need… Thanks to Armor of God Coffee for publishing this devotional on their blog. https://www.armorofgodcoffee.com/blogs/armor-up/in-god-we-trust-but-do-we-really-learning-to-let-god-handle-our-busyness
Guest post by Anne Perreault There are days when I can’t get my mind around my own problems. I mull them over and over, allowing them to steal my joy. I permit myself these moments because I believe I’m entitled to them. After all, I’m very good at pity parties. For me as a writer,… Read More Be Still My Worried Heart
The past year has been a whirlwind of activity: completing my adult fantasy trilogy last March and launching the Christian Creative Nexus, Focus Writing Services, and the Lost Pen Magazine were big undertakings that involved a myriad of smaller tasks and crazy amounts of organization. There were times I was so busy that I struggled… Read More In God We Trust—But Do We Really?