Category Archives: Nancy J. Farrier

God’s Love Letter by Nancy J. Farrier

Ah, February, the month of love, when we are reminded to reach out to one another with love and kindness. I wrote a blog post this week about historical love letters. You can find that post here. Those letters got … Continue reading

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What Strikes Your Fancy? by Nancy J. Farrier

What do you fancy? What is something you long for and dream of having?  A new car? A bigger home? A huge screen television? Or, maybe something simpler like a favorite food. A getaway to a favorite spot. We all … Continue reading

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Proverbs of Ashes by Nancy J. Farrier

Sickness. Death. Loss. All difficult to face no matter who you are. Especially when they come close to home, touching a friend or family member. We don’t want to lose someone or face death. We want to cling to life … Continue reading

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Captivity and Trust by Nancy J. Farrier

Do you have a favorite scripture you cling to in times of stress? Most of us do. Most of us have more than one. Scripture is comforting in times of trouble. Comforting when there is uncertainty and unrest in our … Continue reading

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A Prayer for You by Nancy J. Farrier

Every year I read through the Bible. I’ve done this so many years, I’ve lost count of the number of times. The only year I didn’t make it through was the year I tried to read along with my church … Continue reading

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A Prayer Quilt Christmas by Nancy J. Farrier

Christmas is almost here, and I have a first this year. This is the first time I’ve written a Christmas story. I loved it so much I’m sure it won’t be the last I’ll do. Today, I wanted to share … Continue reading

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Looking Ahead by Nancy J. Farrier

When we moved from California to Arizona over two and a half years ago, that move was very difficult for me. I gave up so much and have struggled since then. I’ve often thought about my ministries left behind and … Continue reading

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A Familiar Favorite by Nancy J. Farrier

Do you have a favorite book of the Bible? A favorite chapter? A favorite verse?  I think we all have someplace we turn to when we need the comfort of God’s word or a guidance during a difficult time. For … Continue reading

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The Glass Graveyard by Nancy J. Farrier

I love my walks in the desert. They are quiet and almost always people free. The solitude gives me time to consider what I need to do, to listen to an audiobook or podcast, or to pray. It’s such a … Continue reading

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Potted in Fresh Soil By Nancy J. Farrier

My daughter visited us recently. She works at a botanical garden in their desert collection and had the expertise to help me with some of my cactus and succulents that were in desperate need of repotting. One sansevieria in particular … Continue reading

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But God… by Nancy J. Farrier

In times of turmoil, we tend to focus on the turmoil and forget the power of our Creator and how much He cares for us. We forget how often the Bible talks about dire situations and then says—But God. Because … Continue reading

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The Best Aroma by Nancy J. Farrier

My husband likes to cook out—hamburgers, chicken, even turkey at Thanksgiving time. Because we live in the Southwest, the only fuel he uses is mesquite wood, which he cuts himself. When he cooks out, he always takes on that fragrance … Continue reading

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What’s Your Focus by Nancy J. Farrier

Do you remember the story in Matthew 14:22-33, where Jesus sends his disciples across the water ahead of Him? The storm comes up and the disciples are afraid. Jesus walks toward them on the water. When Peter sees Jesus, he … Continue reading

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Being Compassionate by Nancy J. Farrier

When I became a Christian, I was not a nice person. My life did a complete turanaround. Almost everything I previously believed, every behavior I’d become accustomed to, changed. One of the biggest transformations occurred after I had a dream … Continue reading

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A Story to Share by Nancy J. Farrier

My upcoming release, Matching Points, has been delayed for months, first because editing took longer than expected, and then because Covid changed the landscape of our lives. I’m very excited that Matching Points is slated September 9th and can be pre-ordered … Continue reading

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