Faithful

Those who are wise will take all this to heart; they will see in our history the faithful love of the Lord. -Psalm 107:43, NLT Whether God calls us to write fiction for… Continue reading

Healing

The words of the wise bring healing. -Proverbs 12:18b, NLT May the words we write bring healing to sin-sick souls. May the words we write in our rough drafts bring healing to the… Continue reading

Beautiful

Napthali is a deer let loose; He uses beautiful words. -Genesis 49:21, NKJV The more we work to learn our craft and study how to better ourselves as writers, the more we acquire… Continue reading

Hypocrites

Woe to you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! For you are like white-washed tombs which indeed appear beautiful outwardly, but inside are full of dead men’s bones and all uncleanness. -Matthew 23:27, NKJV These… Continue reading

Scribes

Therefore, indeed, I send you prophets, wise men, and scribes. -Matthew 23:34, NKJV We are God’s scribes. As we write, God is working through us with the gift of prophecy to address issues… Continue reading

Strength

I prayed for strength to continue the work. -Nehemiah 6:9b, NLT Sometimes, especially in the middle of a manuscript, we run out of energy and struggle to go on writing. Let’s get in… Continue reading

Joy!

There was great joy throughout the land because the Lord had changed the attitude of the king. -Ezra 6:22, NLT What joy is ours when God changes the attitude of a publisher to… Continue reading

Favor

It was by your mighty power that they succeeded; it was because you favored them and smiled on them. -Psalm 44:3b, NLT Enjoy the journey, fellow scribe! God is smiling upon you today.… Continue reading

Persistence

So they went ahead with these projects and brought them to completion. -2 Chronicles 14:7b, NLT Is there a manuscript that has been lying, nearly forgotten, in a dusty corner of your mind?… Continue reading

Establish

And let the beauty of the Lord our God be upon us, and establish the work of our hands for us; Yes, establish the work of our hands. -Psalm 90:17, NKJV There is… Continue reading