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Delightfully practical insights on the preserving nature of biblical wisdom.


“Do not forsake wisdom and she will keep you; love her, and she will guard you.” Proverbs 4:6


A Tribute to My Pastor

“Do not withhold good from those to whom it is due, when it is in your power to do it.”  Proverbs 3:27   There are a couple special people to whom good is due.  And since it is in my power to give it, I’d like to share a tribute to my pastor:   Five years...

Confessions of a Reluctant Blogger

“Who is the man who fears the Lord?  Him will he instruct in the way that he should choose.  His soul shall abide in well-being, and his offspring shall inherit the land.” Psalm 25:12-13 I’m back. Sorry for the long hiatus, but I had some thinking to do.  I’ll tell...

When Will You Finally Slow Down?

I am delighted to share this blog with you, not only because Lucinda Seacrest McDowell was the picture of effervescent joy and the resident mentor for us wanna-be-writer-speaker types at the Blue Ridge Mountain Christian Writer’s Conference this past...

Build It or Break It

“The wisest of women builds her house, but folly with her own hands tears it down.”   Proverbs 14:1   Today you have a choice. And tomorrow. And the day after that.   As women establishing our households, which we’ll define as the atmosphere, habits and...

Meet Heather

So, I went to my second writer’s conference this past May.  Officially, I went for instruction, professional networking and agent hunting.  As beneficial as all those reasons proved to be, I have to admit to finding greater enjoyment in some less official perks....

Got Followers?

“In a multitude of people is the glory of a king, but without people a prince is ruined.” Proverbs 14:28 On Sunday, I went to a retirement celebration for one of the greatest men I am privileged to know. He’s not a man of great physical stature or intimidating...

Counterfeit Freedom

“The righteousness of the upright delivers them, but the treacherous are taken captive by their lust.” Proverbs 11:6   My first grown-up job was as a teller at a credit union.  I learned lots of cool stuff about safes and counterfeits, and only once accidently...

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