Sharing the Fruit of God's Spirit


Deanna’s Speaking at Light of the Cross Lutheran Church!

Posted by on Mar 7, 2017 in Blog, Lent, Speaking | 0 comments

Hi! I’m Deanna Nowadnick. I’m an inspirational writer and motivational speaker who loves helping women of faith connect our delightfully ordinary stories to God’s extraordinary love and faithfulness, so that we can be encouraged and empowered, knowing God’s been in the details—always has been, always will be! This video shows me in front of the light of the cross at my own church in Monroe. It felt like the perfect place to let everyone know that I’ll be speaking to the women at...

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LENT: A Grand Thanks

Posted by on Feb 28, 2012 in Blog, Lent | 1 comment

Today I’m starting. After reading Ann Voskamp’s One Thousand Gifts, I have to begin my own list of thanks. One thousand thanks. A grand of thanks. A grand thanks. Read on for my inspiration and challenge. Consider walking with me on this unique and blessed journey. On the Tuesday before Ash Wednesday, my son Kyle asked me what I was going to give up for Lent. I stammered and stuttered and finally said, “I think I’ll fast Wednesdays.” He was surprised. I was more surprised, since I...

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ASH WEDNESDAY: The Flash of Sin

Posted by on Feb 22, 2012 in Blog, Lent | 2 comments

For God so love the world that he gave his only Son, that whoever believes in him should not perish but have eternal life. John 3:16 It happened again. For the second time in two months, a traffic camera caught me speeding in a school zone. The same spot, the same camera, the same speed! You would think that after paying $124 for the first infraction that I would have slowed. No, I screwed up again. In town we have several  cameras, three warn as we approach, one doesn’t. With red lights...

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