No Room?

“…because there was no room for them in the inn.” Luke 2:7b When Jesus, the long-awaited Savior, was ready to be born in Bethlehem scripture says there was no lodging. No guest room available. No place for them. Nothing. The inn was full.  And scripture doesn’t say, ‘…but there was no room in the inn’ …which […]

The Whos Had it Right.

Set your minds on things above, not on earthly things. Colossians 3:2 One of my favorite Christmas shows as a child was How the Grinch Stole Christmas. Nothing quite like the husky, sardonic voice of the narrator, Boris Karloff. It wasn’t until I’d read the Dr. Seuss classic aloud to the kids when they were […]

Before You Enter the Good Land…

For the Lord your God is bringing you into a good land — a land where bread will not be scarce and you will lack nothing… When you have eaten and are satisfied, praise the Lord your God for the good land He has given you. Be careful that you do not forget the Lord […]

I Don’t Know & I Don’t Care.

I don’t concern myself with great matters or things too wonderful for me. Psalm 131:1b An author friend was speaking to a woman’s group recently. Her debut book released August 2016, entitled With Love From the Inside (published by Putnam Sons, an imprint of Penguin Random House).  Sales have been good. Apparently real good because she’s […]

Author’s Deadline.

As an agented author, I face deadlines. A manuscript is due, not when I ‘feel like’ hanging out with my imaginary characters, but when the publisher says it’s due. This weekly blog aside, I’ve got a few other non-fiction writing projects that require me to submit articles by a particular day of the month or […]