JANNA VANDERVEEN

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This is the good news… Christ died once and for ALL because of his great love. “It is finished!” (Click on thumbnail for high-resolution image)

He’s coming. Awake, awake O sleeper He’s coming. He’s alive. Jesus of Nazareth. The Son of David. The slain lamb. He was born to be a king. He’s alive. The Jewish Man. He’s alive. Prepare the way. People get ready. Surely He is not a man that He should lie. He said He would come again. He will come again. People get ready. Some said a carpenter. Some said a teacher. Some… Read More

I love the song, All You’ve Done, by Brad & Rebekah. It inspires me to write. This is Monday’s Muse. ALL YOU’VE DONE by Brad & Rebekah We stand amazed in awe of You All of Your ways proclaim the truth Only You alone can save us Only by the blood of Jesus We stand amazed in awe of You In awe of You Thank You for all You’ve done Come on lift your hands… Read More

You are Beloved You are loved You are a flower among thorns A precious blossom Cradled in the hands of a God who cares. (Click on thumbnail for full-resolution image)

Where pictures stir the imagination, music tugs on heartstrings. This song is Monday’s Muse.

My friend Sandy had a dream last night… I had the coolest dream last night. I was standing in the middle of chaos, trying to decide what to do about it. I heard God speak. He said, “Come & look at it from this standpoint.” I turned toward Him, stepped into a bubble of pure love & looked through the bubble; it became like a contact lense to my vision. Looking through love everything looked different. I… Read More

Every once in a while I hear a song that resonates deep within my heart, within the very depths of my spirit.  This song did just that – and it stayed with me all day urging me to contemplate, once again, God’s amazing goodness and compassion.  In an interview regarding this song, Jenn Johnson shared that she wrote this song when reflecting upon the many tragedies that plagued our world over the last year.  Where fear abounded within the… Read More

Proverbs 31:10 – A wife of noble character, who can find?  She is worth far more than rubies. This Bible verse in Proverbs has had an enormous positive impact on my life.  In a society where we as women often struggle to find self-worth by measuring ourselves against the standards of the world, we instead find ourselves lacking in both self-esteem and confidence.  But the Bible teaches us that our worth is far more than rubies, that true beauty… Read More