We’re one of a kind. We’re beautiful. Do you believe that? Yet, so many of us struggle with daring to be real. The problem with hiding is that all the potential within us gets buried, too. Hiding is nothing new to the human race; it began in the Garden of Eden. Once Adam and Eve ate […]Read More
David is a professional landscaper and extremely talented. A few years ago, he was asked to take the position of Master Gardener at a large estate. The new owner gave David a general idea of what he was looking for and left the details up to him. After accepting the job, David set out to […]Read More
My aunt has several wooden jigsaw puzzles made by ELMS Puzzles. It’s tradition to work on these puzzles when we get together. More recently, I’ve had the privilege of bringing home a few of them each time I visit so I can work on them at my leisure. These puzzles intrigue me for several reasons: […]Read More
As many of you know, I wrote a book about creativity. In a nutshell, my emphasis is about how to find and use our God-given talents. How we need to push past our insecurities and work at developing our abilities. Within those 65,000 words I touched on this point: if you’re not good at a […]Read More
Most of us enjoy doing things that go beyond our daily responsibilities. For some, its gardening, cooking, or crafts, for others its painting, writing, or music. Then there are sports: hiking, golf, yoga or working out at the gym, along with team sports where available. The list could continue, but you get it. These are […]Read More
Guest blog by Melissa Stanley The will and work of God can be seen as a work of fine art. The closer you look at the work of art, the more you can see the fine brushstrokes or pencil smudges. Seeing those fine marks help you to see and recognize more clearly the work of […]Read More
It’s of utmost importance that we share the Gospel of Jesus Christ with those around us. This is not always easy, but Pro 11:30 tells us, "The fruit of the righteous is a tree of life; and he that wins souls is wise." My desire, with this blog, and through my book, is to give you tools that will help you live out your salvation and encourage you to find ways to share your faith. Using creative outlets is a great way to open doors of communication, often presenting opportunities to witness.