Posted by: nancyisanders | September 23, 2016

Faith Building Fridays: The Door

Then Jesus said to them again, “Verily, verily, I say unto you, I am the door of the sheep.”

As writers, God opens doors for us or closes them. How comforting it is to be reassured that Jesus, Himself, IS the door for us as His scribes. Do you feel like you’re stuck in the sheep pen because of all the rejections you receive? Learn to hand over your manuscript that has just been rejected and work on the next manuscript He is calling you to write. He calls us to write and keep on writing whether or not the manuscripts are rejected. He is the door. He will take our manuscript where it is supposed to be on its journey through eternity. We’re just called to be His sheep…and as His scribes this calling means we continue to write no matter what the current market trends are or today’s publishing world does.

Dear God, Thank You for helping me keep my writing in perspective. Please encourage me to continue writing for Your glory even while I am inside the sheep pen. In Jesus’ name. Amen.

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Scribes: Devotions for Christian Writers is available at Amazon.


Responses

  1. As always I value this Friday faith message. Karlene Kay Ryan

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    • So glad to hear from you and know that you are being blessed!

  2. I’ve been in the sheep pen lately and feeling discouraged. Thanks for the reminder that Jesus is the Door, the only door we need. God bless!

    • So glad we’re in the sheep pen together where we can encourage each other!


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