I AM

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What has resonated in my heart with startling clarity is the idea that God is I AM. Not I was (You’re too late. If you’d come earlier, I could have helped you, but it’s too late. You’ve missed your window. So sorry.). Not I will be (You’re too early. You’re not ready. You’re not good enough. You’re not clean enough. You have too much sin still coating your life). Instead, He is the I AM. I AM enough. I AM the perfect sacrifice. I AM the one who took care of it all. I AM the one with a plan. I AM the way. In this moment, I AM.

Fiction Friday: For the Record

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Like most readers, I have a list of authors that when a new book releases from them, I know I’ll read it. That list is short filled with names like Colleen Coble, Lynette Eason, Lisa Gardner, and Dee Henderson for suspense. Randy Singer and John Grisham for legal. And for historicals Kristy Cambron, Sarah Ladd, Regina Jennings, Tamera Alexander, Sarah …

Fiction Friday Roundup and Giveaway

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Dying for Love is on ebook sale for 99 cents. It’s a great time to pick up this prequel novella. And Beyond Justice is on preorder sale for $4.99. If you haven’t already clicked that you want to read it on Goodreads, I’d love it if you would. My publisher will release the first five chapters when we reach 250 want-to-read clicks. All you have to do is click the button beneath the book and select want-to-read. who doesn’t love sneak peeks into books?

Your Word: Next Steps

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Now that we’re two months into the year, the word makes a whole lot more sense and is shaking the foundations of my world. There was one last, big I’ll never on my list, and it looks like God is asking me to lay that one down. I kind of hoped He’d forgotten about it, but no such luck. So while I’m getting a sense of where God is going, I’m still not 100% certain, and that’s part of the fun on the journey.

Fiction Friday: What I’m Reading

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This week I’ve had the privilege of reading two books for endorsement. First I read Weaver’s Needle¬†by Robin Caroll and Sweetbriar Cottage by Denise Hunter. These two ladies are some of my favorite authors, and I can tell you now that June is going to be a great month for reading. Looking for a new book? @Cara_Putman is talking about …

10 Things You Don’t Know About Me

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We’ve been having so much fun sharing things you might not know about us. So here are ten facts about me. I hope they’re new and fun for you! 1) When I start writing, I can be kind of one track minded. I lose all sense of time, and my husband has told me I’m very good at saying “five …

Fiction Friday: Justice Delayed & Giveaway

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Today’s Friday Fiction focus is on Justice Delayed by Patricia Bradley. Here’s more about the story. It’s been eighteen years since TV crime reporter Andi Hollister’s sister was murdered. The confessed killer is behind bars, and the execution date is looming. But when a letter surfaces stating that the condemned killer didn’t actually do it, Detective Will Kincaide of the …