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In the past few weeks I've heard from quite a few writers and speakers who admit that conflict has moved in and taken hold of their lives. These aren't nominal Christians who don't know His word, don't know the power He holds in His hand. Read more »
Who won Sharon Lavy's book? And I want to celebrate your successes! Read more »
Each jump is given a certain number of points, and when they land that jump, they get those points. But if they land that same jump after the halfway mark of their program, they get a bonus. Because itâ€™s a lot harder to land those jumps when youâ€™re tired. Oh baby, donâ€™t we know it. Read more »
Interview & Book Give-Away with Sharon Lavy, and Only One Spot Left for 2014 Christian Communicators Conference!
In Sharon's newest book, Deadly Secret: A Tale From the Ohio Valley, just released in November 2013, the protagonist is an oncology nurse. As an RN for almost 30 years with experience as a hospice nurse, I was particularly drawn to this story and I know you will be, too! Read more »
A few years ago I was introduced to a video that was on a friend's blog. Even though I had heard "Jesus, Friend of Sinners" many times before, it was the first time I had really listened to the Casting Crowns lyrics. As I watched the words flash across the screen, my heart was broken for my more-often-than-I-want-to-admit failure to be like Christ. One line in the song, written by Mark Hall and Matthew West, gripped me at my core, stabbing me with the reality of my own sin. Read more »
Yep, it's that time again...Time to help you get published, find a conference and maybe even win Jo Ann's book! Read more »
Boiling Springs, SCMarch 25, 2014Northbrook Baptist Church Ladies Event
Ware Shoals, SCApril 5, 2014Ware Shoals First Baptist Ladies Event
Newnan, GAMay 3, 2014Trinity Baptist WMU Mother-Daughter Luncheon
Greenvile, SCJune 21, 2014Augusta Rd Library Writing is Fun Workshop
Greenville, SCJuly 8, 2014Greenville Library Writing is Fun Workshop
Orlando, FLJuly 11 - July 16, 2014Gideon Media Arts Conference and Film Festival
The Cove, Asheville, NCAugust 27 - August 31, 2014Christian Communicators Conference at Billy Graham Training Center
Branson, MOSeptember 26 - September 28, 2014North Arkansas Women's Ministry Church of the Nazerene Women's Conference
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