Posts by Janet Holm McHenry

Just do it!

Just do it!

Oh my, I was behind in a writing task.   I was calling it writer’s block, but let’s just be...

When life isn’t fair

When life isn’t fair

One of the opportunities I learned to deal with the life-isn’t-fair issue was when I worked as the academic advisor...

Decisions, decisions, decisions . . .

Decisions, decisions, decisions . . .

We are in the midst of making a choice about flooring for our home–the one we’ve lived in now for...

I never felt special

I never felt special

I never felt special.   I wasn’t the smartest kid in the class–there were always others smarter than I.  ...

Are you really comfy in that comfort zone?

Are you really comfy in that comfort zone?

Where are your comfort zone places?   The same meal at the same restaurant? The same doctor? The same daily...

The time I said NO to God

The time I said NO to God

Four times I have felt God calling me to a specific ministry.   In 1970 I knew God wanted me...

Finding our heart’s desire

Finding our heart’s desire

I was fortunate to have grown up with parents who were good for their word. I don’t take that lightly....

Do you have too much to bear?

Do you have too much to bear?

People say, “God won’t give you more than you can bear.” However, what they’re mis-remembering is this verse from 1...

For Waiting Room times

For Waiting Room times

I’m not really great about waiting.   But there are lots of good reasons to wait: – The timing may...

Musical proof that prayer works

Musical proof that prayer works

Whenever I see this scripture, I pretty much SING it. That comes from girls choir days of old–at Christ Church...