Posts by Janet Holm McHenry

Hi, friends! A couple years ago at the Mount Hermon Writers Conference, I had the opportunity to learn from and...

How can we know God’s will: Conclusion

How can we know God’s will: Conclusion

How can we figure out God’s calling on our lives?   Earlier this week I wrote about the three times...

How do I know God has a calling for me? Part 3

How do I know God has a calling for me? Part 3

The last two days I have shared two of the three callings I know that God has laid on me,...

How do I know God has a calling for me? Part 2

How do I know God has a calling for me? Part 2

Yesterday I shared the first of three calls I know God put on my life. The first was this: “I...

How do I know God has a calling for me? Part 1

How do I know God has a calling for me? Part 1

What could a calling look like in your life? I know God has opened a calling for me at least...

Stopping the world’s spin

Stopping the world’s spin

The greatest torture I could inflict on our gregarious daughter was to banish her to her room. She thrived on...

Paying attention to warning signs

Paying attention to warning signs

Warnings. Words of advice. Gut feelings. Cautionary tales.   Do we pay attention? Do I listen to others’ counsel and...

Full circle

Full circle

I never read the Bible growing up. We were faithful churchgoers but the only time I heard the Bible read...

Finding hope in a sea of blackness

Finding hope in a sea of blackness

We drove to church yesterday, with a black wall to our right half of the way to Reno. Wildfires licked...

Seeing past your own limitations

Seeing past your own limitations

What kinds of limitations have you put on yourself?   “I’m a woman–that’s a man’s job.”   “I didn’t get...