Author Archives: elainecreasman

About elainecreasman

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

Trusting God In Tragedy

Five years ago my brother died by suicide. At the time, my heart felt shattered. God healed my broken heart in this past five years. He drew me closer to Himself, and I learned that trust grows in the midst … Continue reading

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Embracing P Words From the Lord

Lately three P words ran through my mind. Presence, peace, and power. This truth arrived with those words: if you truly possess a sense of each of these, your walk with God flourishes. If I sense His presence and know … Continue reading

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My Good God

Recently I checked out the Wednesday poetry prompt on the Writer’s Digest site. There the poet in charge of the site instructed we poets to write a poem with this prompt: good ______. I started my poem, but as I … Continue reading

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Everything Comes Alive

A video on youtube touched me recently. Although I heard the song on the radio many times, the words spoken before and after the song stirred me in a powerful way. Before the song started, the lead singer said three … Continue reading

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Get Rid of the Piles

I admit I create many piles in my house. In my office, piles of papers from projects and “for future use” call out for attention. Piles of mail clutter my counter space until I find time to sort through them. … Continue reading

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You Are Loved

“No one loves me,” a middle-aged homeless lady told me several years ago. Over a number of days that I had contact with her back then, I felt an urgency to convince this woman that I loved and cared about … Continue reading

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Ignored

Lately there have been a number of people who repeatedly ignore me. I send a text, an email, leave a message with no reply—sometimes for weeks or even months. Others who ignore me are those to whom I’ve sent a … Continue reading

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