Author Archives: elainecreasman

About elainecreasman

I am a freelance writer and inspirational speaker. Since 1986 I have led the Suncoast Christian Writers Group.

It’s Me Who Needs You, Lord

I did it again. When someone who claims to be a Christian suddenly said he didn’t believe in heaven, and he wasn’t sure if the Bible could be believed, I determined I would change his mind. This led to arguing … Continue reading

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What God Says

When hard times come, I can be tempted to believe lies about myself because of how people treat me. The good news is that who God says I am does not change because of the rejection of others. As I … Continue reading

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Counting Every Blessing

My heart continues to ache over the ongoing, unwise—even life-threatening—choices of a loved one, who is battling mental health issues. The main gift as a writer, speaker, mental health worker, God has given to me is the gift of proclaiming … Continue reading

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Finding God’s Will Repost

Recently, I heard a song about finding God’s will that helped me through a difficult time years ago. Today I’m reposting a blog about the subject, which I first posted in 2013. This time I’ve put that song at the … Continue reading

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Rescuer

“Lord, rescue her,” I pray fervently lately for a loved one who seems determined to rebel against every authority in her life. The problem is she doesn’t want to be rescued. The image which came to mind yesterday was that … Continue reading

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When Tears Fall Repost

Not long ago, a friend whose husband died, unexpectantly and suddenly, told me she cried and cried over her loss. That made me think of a blog I wrote years ago—in July of 2013, where I wrote about crying in … Continue reading

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Breaking Up With Fear

When I think of freedom, I often come back to the subject of freedom from fear. Not long ago, I heard a song called “The Breakup Song,” where the singer belts out a tune about dealing with fear in her … Continue reading

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