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Wednesday Wisdom – WORSHIP

Sing to the Lord, all the earth; Proclaim the good news of His salvation from day to day. —1 Chronicles 16:23 (NKJV) Writers are a funny lot — many of us are classic introverts, yet we’re in a vocation that has us sharing the inner-most parts of ourselves in a public way. It’s a mashup… Continue reading Wednesday Wisdom – WORSHIP

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From Kristy’s Writing Desk: Surprise Book News!

Hello, friends!  More than 10 years ago, I called my husband on my lunch break at work. We were talking, probably about our family or how our mid-week day was going. In fact, it was a conversation so common, I don’t even remember all that we said. But in looking back, I can clearly see the layout… Continue reading From Kristy’s Writing Desk: Surprise Book News!

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Wednesday Wisdom – LOVE

A friend loves at all times, And a brother is born for adversity. —Proverbs 17:17 (NKJV) “I’m not going anywhere.” I sat back and looked at my friend’s text, in a bit of awe. Those words were exactly what I needed to hear, even though I didn’t know it until then. February makes us think… Continue reading Wednesday Wisdom – LOVE

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Wednesday Wisdom – FLOURISH

As for man, his days are like grass; As a flower of the field, so he flourishes. —Psalm 103:15 (NKJV) It’s February, so flowers probably aren’t sprouting up in our window boxes just yet. But that’s what I love about this verse… there’s the promise of flowers that will bloom. We haven’t seen their brilliance,… Continue reading Wednesday Wisdom – FLOURISH

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From the WRITING DESK: Join Kristy’s Launch Team

We have several WRITING DESK updates coming for 2017 — and it’s only January!  Friends, I need to thank each of you first. For coming back, for reading, commenting, sharing and for being such a blessed part of this community. You’ve inspired me to chase Jesus more. To walk with conviction. To be brave, and bold, and courageous! To love… Continue reading From the WRITING DESK: Join Kristy’s Launch Team

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Wednesday Wisdom – RENEW

And do not be conformed to this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind, that you may prove what is that good and acceptable and perfect will of God. —Romans 12:2 (NKJV) I was once asked an interview question that threw me: “What do you think you’ll need to unlearn in order… Continue reading Wednesday Wisdom – RENEW

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2017: All Things New

 Then He who sat on the throne said, “Behold, I make all things new.” And He said to me, “Write, for these words are true and faithful.”  —Revelation 21:5 (NKJV)  Christmas, 1956. A New York writer is struggling to make ends meet. She has great difficulty striking a balance between her day job and finding the time to… Continue reading 2017: All Things New

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Wednesday Wisdom – ON HIGH

“Glory to God in the highest, And on earth peace, goodwill toward men!” —Luke 2:14 (NKJV)   What are your family holiday traditions? Some of ours are silly — the ugly sweater-wearing or the watching of ‘Elf’ about a hundred times. There’s always cookies and treats involved, and new PJs for Christmas Eve. Others traditions… Continue reading Wednesday Wisdom – ON HIGH

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Wednesday Wisdom – IMMANUEL

“Therefore the Lord Himself will give you a sign: Behold, the virgin shall conceive and bear a Son, and shall call His name Immanuel.” —Isaiah 7:14 (NKJV)  The name Immanuel (meaning “God with us”) is used three times in the Bible: twice in the book of Isaiah (7:14, 8:8) and once in the book of… Continue reading Wednesday Wisdom – IMMANUEL