Author Archives: elainecreasman

About elainecreasman

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

God Heard Me

“I feel so down today,” I said out loud. “Lord, please help me,” I added, as I drove out of the parking lot after work. Maybe lack of sleep could explain my emotions. Perhaps it was the sad cases I … Continue reading

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What Is At The Core?

“Before he can be delivered from drugs, he needs to find out what’s at the core,” said the woman at my Bible study after I shared with the group about a loved one’s battle with drug addiction. This woman who … Continue reading

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Keep Your Focus on the Lord

“Keep your focus on the Lord.” Those words came from a priest who recently visited an elderly couple I know. Before he came to their home they felt desperate—the man because he frantically focused on his finances and financial losses … Continue reading

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Spiritual Detours

I should arrive in a little over an hour, I thought and celebrated the light traffic and smooth travels so far. Then suddenly, I saw brake lights in front of me. I stopped. Hopefully, just a short delay. I certainly … Continue reading

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The Cure

Last week I wrote about someone who invaded my life once again to moan about the latest consequences of his wrong choices. This person shows no desire to get right with God but communicates if he can get help from … Continue reading

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Remember When

This year marks 40 years since I received Jesus as my Savior. A song I heard lately reminded me of my messed up heart and life before I knew the Lord. One quest I devoted myself to before embracing Jesus centered … Continue reading

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Deliver Me From Unrealistic Expectations

Not long ago I realized anew one reason I allow myself to sink down a slippery slope in my mind and emotions centers on unrealistic expectations. The problem comes when I possess high expectations of people and minimal expectations of … Continue reading

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