Susan McGeown

Author, Speaker, & Teacher

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Christian Fiction and Me

Posted by Susan McGeown on May 16, 2010 at 4:45 PM Comments comments (3)

I didn’t set out to be categorized as a Christian fiction author.  In fact,when pressed to admit it, I don’t really enjoy reading Christian fiction that much so why would I want to be associated with it? Christian fiction, in case you don’t know, is fiction writing which promotes the Christian faith and its tenants. Even more importantly for me, Christian fiction almost always follows the guidelines set down by Chris...

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They Called Her Faith

Posted by Susan McGeown on May 14, 2010 at 12:55 PM Comments comments (0)

This was written in response to the writing prompt "Tell about a memorable event from your life."  I wrote it while I was teaching a 5th grade literacy class

to demonstrate a high-scoring essay example.


Faith

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My Spiritual Journey

Posted by Susan McGeown on March 23, 2010 at 10:17 AM Comments comments (0)


I was raised in a Christian home.  I have no memory when Church, God, and Prayer were not an integral part of my life.  My parents, married for 45 years, have shown a faithful commitment to God even through the hardest of times including the death of one child at 11 due to Cystic Fibrosis.  I remember standing at the bedside of my mother in 1998, as she lay there recoverin...

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My Personal Beliefs

Posted by Susan McGeown on March 23, 2010 at 9:20 AM Comments comments (1)

I believe:


·        In the Bible and its accounts of creation, miracles, and all other narrative accounts.


·        That The Bible is God’s perfect inspired word. It does not need any additions. It is complete.  All the answe...

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i thank You God

Posted by Susan McGeown on February 16, 2010 at 9:09 AM Comments comments (0)
i thank You God

i thank You God for most this amazing
day:  for the leaping greenly spirits of trees
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Brooding Blue

Posted by Susan McGeown on January 30, 2010 at 8:33 PM Comments comments (0)

~Brooding Blue~

By Amy Carmichael


Lord of the brooding blue

Of pleasant summer skies,

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A Hopeful Confession of Faith

Posted by Susan McGeown on January 24, 2010 at 2:40 PM Comments comments (1)

Today in church, we said this confession of faith out loud. 

I like it.  A lot. 


Surrounded by eternal love,

even in the face of evil,

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The Deer's Path

Posted by Susan McGeown on January 13, 2010 at 1:40 PM Comments comments (0)

 

I arise today

Through the strength of heaven:

Light of sun,

Radiance of moon,

Splendor of fire,

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God's Kinda Woman

Posted by Susan McGeown on January 11, 2010 at 11:20 AM Comments comments (4)

God's Kinda Woman is:


Strong in the Lord

We have this treasure from God, but we are like clay jars that hold the treasure.

This shows that the great power is from God, not from us.

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The ABCs of a Godly Life

Posted by Susan McGeown on January 11, 2010 at 9:50 AM Comments comments (1)

 

A

Abandon Doubt About Your Abilities

B

Be Diligent In Following God’s

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