Posts by Janet Holm McHenry

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...

How to fill your reservoir

How to fill your reservoir

I am married to a rancher.   Craig raises Angus beef cattle, but he also raises hay for their feed....

Walking with God

Walking with God

The expression “walking with God” has always intrigued me. I definitely want to have that sense that God is with...

5 ways to cancel worry and fear

5 ways to cancel worry and fear

I used to worry a lot.   Will the kids get in an accident?   Will I have enough money...

Need a reminder?

Need a reminder?

I need constant reminders. I make grocery lists and sticky notes. I have a birthday calendar with cards stuck inside....

Are you a list maker?

Are you a list maker?

Are you a list-maker? I use a hardbound calendar to keep track of appointments and meetings and writing goals, because...

I was not a perfect teacher

I was not a perfect teacher

I was not a perfect teacher. Sometimes a student’s behavior would make me crazy, and I’d respond in anger or...

Breaking down tasks prayerfully

Breaking down tasks prayerfully

Sometimes tasks seem overwhelming. I never imagined that I could write a book. I don’t sit still very well. I...