Where Does Your Heart Lay?

By Cindy Sproles, @CindyDevoted   My momma taught me the importance of Matthew 6:21 early on. You remember the famous scripture, For where your treasure is, there your heart will be also. She ground into me values – work ethic, determination, and graciousness. I’m at the threshold of my 60s and as I reassess my […]

Live, Love, Laugh, Snort

By Rhonda Rhea, @RhondaRhea   I convince myself I’m pretty mature. And then I see somebody run into a door while texting and it all suddenly becomes very clear. Because, let me tell you, I can laugh for a good twenty minutes. Mercilessly. Not just a little, under-the-breath chortle either. No, I’m talking about laughing […]

Are You a Victim or a Survivor?

Faith Friday: Week XI

by DiAnn Mills @DiAnnMills One week ago, Hurricane Harvey swept across the Texas Gulf area, devastating millions of people and miles of property with high winds and catastrophic flooding. Many of you prayed for all of us caught up in the continuous rains that drowned record highs. Thank you. The clean-up will take months, and […]

Who’s the Boss?

Faith Friday week X

By DiAnn Mills, @DiAnnMills Every time I begin a new writing project, I panic. Can I do this again? Do I have the necessary skills to carry another book through to completion? Will my readers like the characters? Is my plot credible with enough twists and turns to keep the reader guessing? Will my critique […]

Eternal

Faith Friday week IX

By DiAnn Mills @diannmills Welcome to week nine in Faith Friday of our Adventure with God. This is the final week of our focus on the acrostic ADVENTURE. The last letter E stands for eternal. Everything we do has an eternal impact on us and others. Thankfully Jesus died for our sins so that by […]

Rest

Faith Friday part VIII

By DiAnn Mills @diannmills Welcome to week eight of Faith Friday in our Adventure with God. The letter R stands for rest. I hear you laughing. Who rests in today’s world? While technology makes our lives easier, it also provides more ways for us to spend time. The disturbances and heartaches that rob us of […]

Understand

Faith Friday Part VII

By DiAnn Mills @diannmills Welcome to week seven of Faith Friday in our Adventure with God. The letter U stands for understand. This word is filled with the promises of God woven in and around our relationship with Him. Too many times we fail to perceive how very important we are to our Heavenly Father. […]

Confessions of an Approval Addict

Part III

By Dawn Owens @DawnMarieOwens   Now that we have a firm understanding, you and I, of the challenges we face as approval addicts, let’s have one last conversation about the publishing process. In case you missed my first two posts, in Part One I talked about the struggle we can have as writers and authors […]

Tears

Faith Friday part VI

By DiAnn Mills @diannmills Welcome to week six of Faith Friday in our Adventure with God. The letter T stands for tears. We weep when the happenings of our lives disappoint us, and we are crushed by what we experience. Many times, in our sorrow, we question God’s love. How could He allow us to […]