Nancie's Blog: Walk Along the River

Nancie Carmichael has written hundreds of articles and blog posts, and she shares them freely with you here on her blog.

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About Nancie Carmichael

Nancie and her husband Bill are the authors of 15 books, including Lord, Bless My Child, Surviving One Bad Year, Selah, and The Missionary. They are frequent contributors to magazines, and regular guests on radio and television talk shows. Bill’s and Nancie’s greatest delight, however, is their family!

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Deep River Books

Nancie and her husband, Bill Carmichael, have been in publishing for over 35 years. Learn more about their publishing company, Deep River Books, by visiting their website.

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Nancie's New Book (Coming Soon!)

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Christian Books and Articles from Nancie Carmichael -- Inspiration and Encouragement for Women and Families.

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    Caught by Surprise

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    Caught by Surprise Have I not lived in the Cascades mountain range for 34 years? Do I not know that winter follow autumn? When I see the brilliant leaves and breathe the crisp air, do I not remember that winter will soon come? We had …

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  • Why I Need Yom Kippur

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    Yom Kippur’s lessons are profound because it deals with sin. And we all sin, we all come short. We all need forgiveness.   Tonight Yom Kippur begins and lasts for 25 hours. We Christians can learn powerful lessons from Yom Kippur, one of the holiest …

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  • Finding Followers

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      I live in the world of writing and books. And we writers and speakers who want to sell our books need followers. It’s true that the key to a successful book is to:   1. Write a good book that meets a felt need …

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    The Lack of Words

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    I know I haven’t posted lately. There are times in a writer’s life when the document stays blank. Hemingway described it: “words… just shapes to fill lacks”[1]? So the document stays open, empty, because at times, life defies description. I suppose Christian writers, or writers …

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    Things My Father Taught Me

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                                I am keenly aware this Father’s Day that I am the same age that my father was when he died. Although he was a man of few words, he taught me three profound lessons. My father was an inscrutable mystery to me. Born …

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    What Shall We Sing?

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    The delicious Sunday lunch was over, and we sat at the table, relaxing. I had been the guest speaker at my host’s church that morning. It was then that the pastor’s father-in-law, a vigorous 86 year old, leaned his elbows on the table and fixed …

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    If you, or someone you love, is suffering

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      If you are having a really bad month…week…year…this may help!              I know when you’re in the midst of something difficult that you’re not ready for Seven Points to a Problem-Free Life. Easy answers and formulas can be insulting when you’re hurting. And it’s …

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    Saying Yes

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    Saying Yes             When I was a girl, I would stay in town with my grandmother on Saturdays so I could have my piano lesson. The walk to my teacher’s house took me by a convent, and I would slow my steps, secretly intrigued by …

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    Mrs. Lot Takes A Walk

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    Sabbath Thoughts April 28 – “Mrs. Lot Takes a Walk” This beautiful, sunny slightly-cool afternoon I took a break from working on my new book. When I get stuck in writing, it helps to get outside, to see the sky. I ended up walking in …

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    Falling In Love Again

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    After thirty-plus years of marriage, raising children, ministry, publishing and speaking, my husband Bill and I realized we desperately needed to get away to reconnect. We didn’t want to be like other couples we’d noticed who sit in a restaurant, silently eating. We knew it …

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