May We Stay Lit for Jesus, Our First Love

by Heather Bock When I returned from LIT, a one-day conference for women in their 20s and 30s passionate about communicating Christ, put on by Living Proof Ministries, my husband was wary. He knew I was excited, and he was happy for me, but he was concerned. I've come back from conferences before--two Christian writing … Continue reading May We Stay Lit for Jesus, Our First Love

An Open Letter to the Church on Social Media

by Heather Bock In the last couple of weeks, although I have witnessed the Church on social media demonstrating love, I have seen others abandoning love towards other members of the Church. I have seen the Church publicly disrespect and attack each other over disagreements on topics not essential to the faith. The lack of love is deeply … Continue reading An Open Letter to the Church on Social Media

Where Do You Dwell Guest Post by Lucinda Secrest McDowell and Drawing for a Free Copy of Dwelling Places

I met Lucinda Secrest McDowell at the Blue Ridge Mountains Christian Writers Conference in May when I sat at her table (to which she had been assigned as faculty) for lunch. I asked her some questions about how to become a speaker, as I had heard she was already an accomplished one, and she proceeded … Continue reading Where Do You Dwell Guest Post by Lucinda Secrest McDowell and Drawing for a Free Copy of Dwelling Places