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Put the Pen Down by Jennifer Rosario

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Put the Pen Down by Jennifer Rosario  “Looking unto Jesus, the author and finisher of our faith … ” (Hebrews 12:2, NKJV).   Too often, I make life all about me–my plans, goals, dreams, and aspirations. I daily pick up the pen that writes the story of my life and, […]

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Time is Tick-Ticking by Kathryn Howard

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Time is Tick-Ticking by Kathryn Howard   “Teach us to number our days, that we may gain a heart of wisdom” (Psalm 90:12, NIV).   Last week I spent a day planning a writing schedule. I created a template, labeled each time slot, colored coded activities, and pushed print. Victory, […]

Writing for a Post-Winter Bloom by Tina Yeager

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Writing for a Post-Winter Bloom by Tina Yeager “Yes, there will be an abundance of flowers and singing and joy! The deserts will become as green as the mountains of Lebanon, as lovely as Mount Carmel or the plain of Sharon. There the Lord will display his glory, the splendor of our God. With […]

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Tearing Down and Building Up by Amy Dagit

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Tearing Down and Building Up by Amy Dagit   “So Gideon took ten men of his servants and did as the Lord had told him. But because he was too afraid of his family and the men of the town to do it by day, he did it by night” […]

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Shake It Off by Felicia Ferguson

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Shake It Off by Felicia Ferguson   “And whoever will not receive you nor hear your words, when you depart from that house or city, shake off the dust from your feet” (Matthew 10:14, NKJV). My first writing rejection happened in the second grade. I distinctly remember our assignment about […]

Overcoming Writer Overwhelm by Tina Yeager

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Overcoming Writer Overwhelm by Tina Yeager “Do you not know? Have you not heard? The Lord is the everlasting God, the Creator of the ends of the earth. He will not grow tired or weary, and his understanding no one can fathom. He gives strength to the weary and increases the power […]

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A Tribute to Mom by Kim Robinson

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A Tribute to Mom by Kim Robinson “Surely goodness and mercy shall follow me all the days of my life, and I shall dwell in the house of the Lord forever” (Psalm 23:6, ESV).   While Dad hovered over my brother’s every move in Little League, my mom took charge of her timid, gangly daughter with […]

Rise Again by Jan Powell

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Rise Again by Jan Powell “For though the righteous fall seven times, they rise again” (Proverbs 24:16a, NIV).   I love editing, but sometimes lose my affection for a project in the battle of the fifth and sixth revisions. Particularly if the manuscript has lingered in my computer and mind […]

Tomorrow’s Writing Priority Principle by TonyaAnn Pember

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Tomorrow’s Writing Priority Principle by TonyaAnn Pember   “Therefore see that you walk carefully (living life with honor, purpose and courage; shunning those who tolerate and enable evil), not as the unwise, but as wise (sensible, intelligent, discerning people), making the most of your time on earth (on earth recognizing […]

Task Accomplished by TonyaAnn Pember

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Task Accomplished by TonyaAnn Pember   “I have brought glory to you here on earth by doing everything you gave me to do” (John 17:4, CEV).   I stared at my computer’s blank screen and the tabs at the top. My email inbox overflowed with newsletters, webinar invitations, and submission […]