Posts by Janet Holm McHenry

The unlikely writer

The unlikely writer

I was never one of those writers who had to write. However, I was really good at completing assignments, and...

Waiting in prayer

Waiting in prayer

After church yesterday our day segued into a series of lines. Lowe’s. Barnes and Noble. Costco. (Were we crazy?) Bookstore #2....

It’s simple, really

It’s simple, really

Years ago I used to feel really self-conscious about praying in public. It was just not my comfort zone. After...

The cost of prayer

The cost of prayer

Each week I type up our church’s prayer requests and forward them on to our team of 50 intercessors. It’s...

Puzzling over Valentine’s Day

Puzzling over Valentine’s Day

  I found this cute puzzle card for my mom last week. Even though she says she does NOT like...

Joy project

Joy project

Before I chose JOY as my word for 2018, I had always thought it was such an ungraspable quality. I...

Looking up

Looking up

Years ago I was at a career crisis and crossroads. I had been laid off from my teaching position due...

Nesting

Nesting

I found this nest yesterday while out walking. The residents had flown the coop . . . ‘er, nest ....

A Christmas prayer from me to you!

A Christmas prayer from me to you!

My least favorite question

My least favorite question

The question I dislike the most always pops up this time of year . . . and I get it...