Author Archives: elainecreasman

About elainecreasman

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

Another Gift From God

I marvel at the generosity of the Lord. Lately difficult circumstances brought on distress and a battle with hopelessness. God, in His goodness, delivered various gifts to help me through: music, promises from His Word, an uplifting sermon at church. … Continue reading

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Songs In The Night

I left work after a 12-hour shift feeling drained and depressed. Thoughts of family problems raced through my mind. Struggles friends faced troubled me. My right leg ached. “Lord, help me,” I prayed. Then I heard a voice singing sweetly … Continue reading

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I Won’t Give Up On My Miracle

I love when God speaks to me through songs. Recently I battled hopelessness in regard to the waywardness of a loved one. This seemed true: the more I say and the more I pray, the worse things get. The situation seemed … Continue reading

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Don’t Pass Along Bad News

“Don’t pass along the negative things she does.” This thought came to mind after a loved one told me about another loved one’s bad decisions. So I didn’t pass along what this person reported to me. The next day the … Continue reading

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Stand Firm in 2018

A new year. A fresh start. A renewed sense of anticipation.   New problems. Fresh pressures. Resurrected heartaches.   I faced both lists in these early days of 2018.   A part of me wants to give up, abandon hope, … Continue reading

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My Gratitude Journal for 2017

Each year at the end of the old and the beginning of the new I make a “thank you” list to show my gratitude to the Lord for all the ways He blessed me in the previous year. This year … Continue reading

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Things Left Undone Repost

Because of a busy holiday season with relatives in town, once again I’m reposting a blog. This came from last year. Much of what I wrote then applies to me today—especially my challenge with procrastination. As I look forward to … Continue reading

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