Our God Hears

 Posted by on June 11, 2015  Writing  No Responses »
Jun 112015
 

“I feel like God is sending me to the lion’s den… in Washington!” Over the winter, I wrote a children’s production for our Worship Arts Camp about prayer. I had no idea what God had in store through that theme. Numerous events have occurred recently that have (literally) sent me collapsing to my knees. They’ve […]

Feb 212015
 
5 Easter Scenes for Churches

I’ve released a collection of scenes for Easter titled Why Am I Here: 5 Contemporary Easter Monologues. And for 5 days, it’s available as a FREE Kindle download. The promotion runs Feb 23rd – Feb 27th. Through five stories, contemporary actors ask the question “Why am I here?” on Easter morning as they gaze at […]

Feb 202015
 
5 Ways to Have a Successful Blog

In order to launch my new website in 2015, I read dozens of blogs and books about how to create an author website, grow a blog, and build a platform. I learned five basic rules: Use catchy titles that promise something to the reader. Include bullet points and numbered lists to encourage them to read […]

Aug 122014
 
The Magic Ring: 20 Minute Free-Writing

20 Minute Free-WritingTopic: A girls find a diamond ring on the bus GO: Bump. Bump. Bump. Screech. Our yellow bus began to slow near my stop. Carefully peeling my legs off of the hot, plastic bench, I scooted to the aisle. Flinging my backpack over my shoulder, I stood, just as the bus made a […]

Start

 Posted by on January 1, 2014  Journal, Writing  No Responses »
Jan 012014
 
Start

begin. create. inspire. just start. no fixed plan. enjoying the moment. living here. now. not always there. then. give thanks. relax. breath… enjoy!

Dec 272013
 
Be near me, Lord. A monologue of Mary

“Be near me, Lord” Monologue, Mary, talking to baby Jesus, after the Shepherds have left 12/24/13 By Becky Emerick SCENE: Mary, in the manger, rocking baby Jesus to sleep. (rocking) Rest, Lord Jesus, little Jesus, my Jesus. Rest. I’ll keep you warm. (Shivers, tucks feet beneath her.)  In here, we’re protected from the cool night […]