Enter His Gates with Praise

Faith Friday week 4

By DiAnn Mills @Diannmills Welcome to Faith Friday, week four of our Adventure with God for writers. The letter E stands for enter in the verse, enter His gates with praise. (Psalm 100:4) Psalm 100 1 Make a joyful noise to the Lord, all the earth! 2 Serve the Lord with gladness! Come into his […]

Vibrate Your Faith

Faith Friday week 3

By DiAnn Mills @diannmills Welcome to Faith Friday, week three of our Adventure with God for writers. The letter V is a reminder to let our faith vibrate throughout our lives. We’ve all been in settings where the instructions are to silence our phones as a courtesy. The event or the speaker would be interrupted […]

Being a Submissive Writer

by Edie Melson @EdieMelson I was talking with a good friend of mine, Torry Martin, at a conference, and we got into an interesting discussion. He mentioned that being submissive was something that writers don’t often consider. The look on my face must have clued him into my confusion because he went on.  “It’s a natural […]

Am I a Product of the Past or the Future?

Building My Writing on Hope

by Edie Melson @EdieMelson Publishing is a tough business. It’s almost impossible to write anything for public consumption without feeling like you’re throwing your heart into the lion’s den. And I don’t know about you, but I give these negative comments a lot more credibility than the positive ones. The good ones I tend to […]

As Writers We’re also Ambassadors

by Edie Melson @EdieMelson Therefore, we are ambassadors for Christ, certain that God is appealing through us. 2 Corinthians 5:20 I’m constantly amazed at how God chooses to use me in the work He’s doing in this world. It’s humbling and terrifying at the same time. I’ve been looking at this verse, trying to wrap […]

The Writer’s Walk of Faith

by Edie Melson @EdieMelson As writers, we have chosen to follow a difficult path. I remember, after a particularly hard week, my husband remarked that he wished I’d chosen another career, something simple—like becoming a movie star. His comparison was more appropriate than he realized. Success, for both career choices appears, from the outside at […]