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I collaborate with marketing agencies, entrepreneurs who have an incredible message to share, and small businesses that need help getting their message out into the market. Below are some blogging samples to give you an idea of my writing style. I also offer ghostwriting, copy writing, and a variety of other services.

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Living with faith in today’s culture can often be surprising, but now a viral meme is bringing back a classic hit in some seriously unexpected ways. After 43 years, Fleetwood Mac’s single “Dreams” re-entered the Billboard Hot 100 thanks to a new TikTok trend.

Popular Fleetwood Mac Song Back On The Charts After Viral Video

Living with faith in today’s culture can often be surprising, but now a viral meme is bringing back a classic hit in some seriously unexpected ways. After 43 years, Fleetwood Mac’s single “Dreams” re-entered the Billboard Hot 100 thanks to a new TikTok trend.

On October 5, Greg Laurie, pastor of Harvest Christian Fellowship in Riverside, California, announced he has coronavirus. “I tested positive for COVID-19 last Friday. I have been in quarantine since then,” he said in a statement. “My symptoms have been mild so far, and I expect to make a full recovery.”

Greg Laurie Contracts Coronavirus, Thanks People for Prayers

On October 5, Greg Laurie, pastor of Harvest Christian Fellowship in Riverside, California, announced he has coronavirus. “I tested positive for COVID-19 last Friday. I have been in quarantine since then,” he said in a statement. “My symptoms have been mild so far, and I expect to make a full recovery.”

Many if not most of us in recent months have had to learn how to adjust to working from home. While there are many benefits to remote working, it also comes with challenges. As the northern hemisphere settles into autumn, health experts are also predicting a second wave of the pandemic due to cooler weather and possible virus mutations. As a result, many businesses are preparing for a return to remote working conditions—and a continued adjustment to the “new normal.”

3 Tips for Working from Home in a Pandemic

Many if not most of us in recent months have had to learn how to adjust to working from home. While there are many benefits to remote working, it also comes with challenges. As the northern hemisphere settles into autumn, health experts are also predicting a second wave of the pandemic due to cooler weather and possible virus mutations. As a result, many businesses are preparing for a return to remote working conditions—and a continued adjustment to the “new normal.”

Getting something meaningful out of Bible study when you’re doing it alone it is challenging, but it doesn’t have to be. Many people rely on their church for their weekly Bible teaching, either with in-person services or small group studies. While many churches are finding ways to have regular virtual meetings amidst the pandemic, much of their regular infrastructure is still pending and has left many people searching for new ways to approach Bible study.

4 Simple Tips for Getting Something Meaningful Out of Bible Study

Getting something meaningful out of Bible study when you’re doing it alone it is challenging, but it doesn’t have to be. Many people rely on their church for their weekly Bible teaching, either with in-person services or small group studies. While many churches are finding ways to have regular virtual meetings amidst the pandemic, much of their regular infrastructure is still pending and has left many people searching for new ways to approach Bible study.

Since its release on Netflix, the film Cuties has been the epicenter of a fraught debate about where the line is between drawing attention to the sexual exploitation of children and actually sexually exploiting children. #CancelNetflix began upon the film’s release, and has continued trending on Twitter as subscribers post screenshots of their cancelled memberships. Several petitions calling for Netflix to remove the controversial film have collected hundreds of thousands of signatures.

Petitions to Pull ‘Cuties’ Go Viral While #CancelNetflix Trends on Twitter

Since its release on Netflix, the film Cuties has been the epicenter of a fraught debate about where the line is between drawing attention to the sexual exploitation of children and actually sexually exploiting children. #CancelNetflix began upon the film’s release, and has continued trending on Twitter as subscribers post screenshots of their cancelled memberships. Several petitions calling for Netflix to remove the controversial film have collected hundreds of thousands of signatures.

Now entering its 101st week on Billboard’s Hot Christian Songs music chart, Lauren Daigle’s “You Say” is holding strong as the number one Christian single in America. “Simply amazed that ‘You Say’ has spent 100 weeks on @billboard’s Hot Christian Songs chart! Thank you ALL!!” Daigle posted on Instagram last week.

Lauren Daigle’s Single “You Say” No. 1 for 101 Weeks

Now entering its 101st week on Billboard’s Hot Christian Songs music chart, Lauren Daigle’s “You Say” is holding strong as the number one Christian single in America. “Simply amazed that ‘You Say’ has spent 100 weeks on @billboard’s Hot Christian Songs chart! Thank you ALL!!” Daigle posted on Instagram last week.

While the global pandemic isn’t to blame for the resurgence of the houseplant market, more and more people are finding comfort during COVID-19 by becoming a pet parent. Whether it’s a way of asserting control over one’s environment or an act of self-care, collecting and tending to houseplants is an exploding trend. In fact, the 2020 National Gardening Survey reports an increase in both gardeners and gardening activity.

How Being a Plant Parent Aids Self-Care

While the global pandemic isn’t to blame for the resurgence of the houseplant market, more and more people are finding comfort during COVID-19 by becoming a pet parent. Whether it’s a way of asserting control over one’s environment or an act of self-care, collecting and tending to houseplants is an exploding trend. In fact, the 2020 National Gardening Survey reports an increase in both gardeners and gardening activity.

Nominations for the 51st Annual GMA Dove Awards were announced by the Gospel Music Association (GMA). This year’s nominees include a mix of new and veteran musicians with CCM artists Zach Williams and for King & Country leading the pack with five nominations each.  Also garnering attention are first-time nominees Kanye West and Gloria Gaynor.

Zach Williams and For King & Country Lead GMA Dove Awards Nominees, Followed by First-Timer Kanye...

Nominations for the 51st Annual GMA Dove Awards were announced by the Gospel Music Association (GMA). This year’s nominees include a mix of new and veteran musicians with CCM artists Zach Williams and for King & Country leading the pack with five nominations each. Also garnering attention are first-time nominees Kanye West and Gloria Gaynor.

With all the chaos and negativity the year 2020 has brought us, Dante Bowe’s new single “Be Alright,” featuring Amanda Lindsey Cook, is a welcome relief.  The hooky chorus of “it’s gonna be alright, alright, alright” and the low-key synth-pop groove has a calming effect. And lyrics like, “This won’t last forever Baby, it’s gonna get better,” don’t hurt either.

Bethel Music’s New Single “Be Alright” is Dedicated to 2020

With all the chaos and negativity the year 2020 has brought us, Dante Bowe’s new single “Be Alright,” featuring Amanda Lindsey Cook, is a welcome relief. The hooky chorus of “it’s gonna be alright, alright, alright” and the low-key synth-pop groove has a calming effect. And lyrics like, “This won’t last forever Baby, it’s gonna get better,” don’t hurt either.

Coronavirus and the resulting shelter-in-place shift have changed regular life for everyone. While daily routines transition to more remote or distanced options, socialization has also moved online. Now, more than ever, adults and children rely on screens for both work and play.

Screen Addiction Is Growing, Here’s Tips for Dealing with Our New Digital World

Coronavirus and the resulting shelter-in-place shift have changed regular life for everyone. While daily routines transition to more remote or distanced options, socialization has also moved online. Now, more than ever, adults and children rely on screens for both work and play.

On July 17, American civil-rights leader, Baptist minister and politician John Lewis passed away from cancer at the age of 80.  The Georgia Democrat, dubbed the “conscience of the Congress” grew up in rural Alabama and was known for his dedication to freedom and justice. Although he adhered to the philosophy of nonviolence, Lewis believed change came from speaking up, even if it caused trouble.

8 Times John Lewis Inspired Us With His Faith and Optimism

On July 17, American civil-rights leader, Baptist minister and politician John Lewis passed away from cancer at the age of 80. The Georgia Democrat, dubbed the “conscience of the Congress” grew up in rural Alabama and was known for his dedication to freedom and justice. Although he adhered to the philosophy of nonviolence, Lewis believed change came from speaking up, even if it caused trouble.

Why does the American white church seem silent on the issues of racism so prevalent in American society? What’s the role religion plays in fuelling or quelling racism? Is there a prescription to systemic racism?  Carl Lentz, lead pastor of Hillsong Church NYC, joined host Emmanuel Acho to address these topics and more in the seventh episode of Uncomfortable Conversations with a Black Man called, “Race vs Religion.”

Carl Lentz and Emmanuel Acho Have an Uncomfortable Conversation About Racism

Why does the American white church seem silent on the issues of racism so prevalent in American society? What’s the role religion plays in fuelling or quelling racism? Is there a prescription to systemic racism? Carl Lentz, lead pastor of Hillsong Church NYC, joined host Emmanuel Acho to address these topics and more in the seventh episode of Uncomfortable Conversations with a Black Man called, “Race vs Religion.”

While it’s still uncommon for a Christian book to become a movie or television series, it is happening more and more thanks to production companies like PureFlix, Lightworkers Media and Hallmark Movies and Mysteries. Here are a few examples of popular Christian books turned into movies from the past few years.

12 Popular Christian Books Turned Into Movies

While it’s still uncommon for a Christian book to become a movie or television series, it is happening more and more thanks to production companies like PureFlix, Lightworkers Media and Hallmark Movies and Mysteries. Here are a few examples of popular Christian books turned into movies from the past few years.

What is our responsibility to others in times of crisis?  Like many others, my family is experiencing a season of economic hardship. While I trust in God’s promises and believe He will provide for me, I still struggle with worry and anxiety about the future.  Balancing my fears with faith has always been something I’ve had to work at. I don’t like feeling out of control or without a safety net. I’m uncomfortable relying on anyone but myself.

How to Trust God to Provide During an Economic Crisis

What is our responsibility to others in times of crisis? Like many others, my family is experiencing a season of economic hardship. While I trust in God’s promises and believe He will provide for me, I still struggle with worry and anxiety about the future. Balancing my fears with faith has always been something I’ve had to work at. I don’t like feeling out of control or without a safety net. I’m uncomfortable relying on anyone but myself.

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Although pitching isn’t the only way freelancers find paid work, it’s an important skill to master.  As much as I’ve tried to avoid it over the years, pitching in some way, shape or form is a large component of my freelance business and something I need to continually practice and improve at.

4 Pitch Templates for Freelance Writers

Although pitching isn’t the only way freelancers find paid work, it’s an important skill to master. As much as I’ve tried to avoid it over the years, pitching in some way, shape or form is a large component of my freelance business and something I need to continually practice and improve at.

Many people are drawn to freelancing because of the lifestyle and career freedom it affords. However, the lack of stability can be stressful.  During this pandemic, some freelancers have watched their work shift or outright disappear, prompting an urgent need to find new ways to earn an income.  Even those who haven’t noticed a significant impact on their workload are facing uncertainty, unsure if the work will continue.

Ways freelancers can diversify their income

Many people are drawn to freelancing because of the lifestyle and career freedom it affords. However, the lack of stability can be stressful. During this pandemic, some freelancers have watched their work shift or outright disappear, prompting an urgent need to find new ways to earn an income. Even those who haven’t noticed a significant impact on their workload are facing uncertainty, unsure if the work will continue.

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Living with faith in today’s culture can often be surprising, but now a viral meme is bringing back a classic hit in some seriously unexpected ways. After 43 years, Fleetwood Mac’s single “Dreams” re-entered the Billboard Hot 100 thanks to a new TikTok trend.

Popular Fleetwood Mac Song Back On The Charts After Viral Video

Living with faith in today’s culture can often be surprising, but now a viral meme is bringing back a classic hit in some seriously unexpected ways. After 43 years, Fleetwood Mac’s single “Dreams” re-entered the Billboard Hot 100 thanks to a new TikTok trend.

On October 5, Greg Laurie, pastor of Harvest Christian Fellowship in Riverside, California, announced he has coronavirus. “I tested positive for COVID-19 last Friday. I have been in quarantine since then,” he said in a statement. “My symptoms have been mild so far, and I expect to make a full recovery.”

Greg Laurie Contracts Coronavirus, Thanks People for Prayers

On October 5, Greg Laurie, pastor of Harvest Christian Fellowship in Riverside, California, announced he has coronavirus. “I tested positive for COVID-19 last Friday. I have been in quarantine since then,” he said in a statement. “My symptoms have been mild so far, and I expect to make a full recovery.”

Today we're joined by Good Company Correspondent Robyn Roste to talk about some of the challenges we may face this Thanksgiving weekend, and tips for working from home! Then we share what we're grateful for, and Hollie shares a few stories of communities coming together for the greater good.

A Different Kind of Thanksgiving

Today we're joined by Good Company Correspondent Robyn Roste to talk about some of the challenges we may face this Thanksgiving weekend, and tips for working from home! Then we share what we're grateful for, and Hollie shares a few stories of communities coming together for the greater good.

Many if not most of us in recent months have had to learn how to adjust to working from home. While there are many benefits to remote working, it also comes with challenges. As the northern hemisphere settles into autumn, health experts are also predicting a second wave of the pandemic due to cooler weather and possible virus mutations. As a result, many businesses are preparing for a return to remote working conditions—and a continued adjustment to the “new normal.”

3 Tips for Working from Home in a Pandemic

Many if not most of us in recent months have had to learn how to adjust to working from home. While there are many benefits to remote working, it also comes with challenges. As the northern hemisphere settles into autumn, health experts are also predicting a second wave of the pandemic due to cooler weather and possible virus mutations. As a result, many businesses are preparing for a return to remote working conditions—and a continued adjustment to the “new normal.”

Getting something meaningful out of Bible study when you’re doing it alone it is challenging, but it doesn’t have to be. Many people rely on their church for their weekly Bible teaching, either with in-person services or small group studies. While many churches are finding ways to have regular virtual meetings amidst the pandemic, much of their regular infrastructure is still pending and has left many people searching for new ways to approach Bible study.

4 Simple Tips for Getting Something Meaningful Out of Bible Study

Getting something meaningful out of Bible study when you’re doing it alone it is challenging, but it doesn’t have to be. Many people rely on their church for their weekly Bible teaching, either with in-person services or small group studies. While many churches are finding ways to have regular virtual meetings amidst the pandemic, much of their regular infrastructure is still pending and has left many people searching for new ways to approach Bible study.

Since its release on Netflix, the film Cuties has been the epicenter of a fraught debate about where the line is between drawing attention to the sexual exploitation of children and actually sexually exploiting children. #CancelNetflix began upon the film’s release, and has continued trending on Twitter as subscribers post screenshots of their cancelled memberships. Several petitions calling for Netflix to remove the controversial film have collected hundreds of thousands of signatures.

Petitions to Pull ‘Cuties’ Go Viral While #CancelNetflix Trends on Twitter

Since its release on Netflix, the film Cuties has been the epicenter of a fraught debate about where the line is between drawing attention to the sexual exploitation of children and actually sexually exploiting children. #CancelNetflix began upon the film’s release, and has continued trending on Twitter as subscribers post screenshots of their cancelled memberships. Several petitions calling for Netflix to remove the controversial film have collected hundreds of thousands of signatures.

Over the past few months I’ve found myself waffling back and forth between adrenaline-fuelled panic and overwhelming despair and apathy. The pandemic brought up many internal anxieties I thought I had dealt with in the past. But, as it turns out, they were just buried. I spent the first couple weeks of March in a daze. Every day I went through the motions of regular life but felt distant from myself. I didn’t engage with much of anything and I kept fighting the feeling...

What Happens When We Live God’s Way?

Over the past few months I’ve found myself waffling back and forth between adrenaline-fuelled panic and overwhelming despair and apathy. The pandemic brought up many internal anxieties I thought I had dealt with in the past. But, as it turns out, they were just buried. I spent the first couple weeks of March in a daze. Every day I went through the motions of regular life but felt distant from myself. I didn’t engage with much of anything and I kept fighting the feeling...

Now entering its 101st week on Billboard’s Hot Christian Songs music chart, Lauren Daigle’s “You Say” is holding strong as the number one Christian single in America. “Simply amazed that ‘You Say’ has spent 100 weeks on @billboard’s Hot Christian Songs chart! Thank you ALL!!” Daigle posted on Instagram last week.

Lauren Daigle’s Single “You Say” No. 1 for 101 Weeks

Now entering its 101st week on Billboard’s Hot Christian Songs music chart, Lauren Daigle’s “You Say” is holding strong as the number one Christian single in America. “Simply amazed that ‘You Say’ has spent 100 weeks on @billboard’s Hot Christian Songs chart! Thank you ALL!!” Daigle posted on Instagram last week.

As many areas in the world are in various stages of re-opening—in the midst of the ongoing pandemic—employers are developing plans to bring employees back to work in a safe environment to prevent workplace anxiety. The new world of work considerations includes everything from physical distancing and staggered start times to transportation plans and mental health awareness.

How to Help Your Employees Manage and Overcome Their Return to Work Anxiety

As many areas in the world are in various stages of re-opening—in the midst of the ongoing pandemic—employers are developing plans to bring employees back to work in a safe environment to prevent workplace anxiety. The new world of work considerations includes everything from physical distancing and staggered start times to transportation plans and mental health awareness.

While the global pandemic isn’t to blame for the resurgence of the houseplant market, more and more people are finding comfort during COVID-19 by becoming a pet parent. Whether it’s a way of asserting control over one’s environment or an act of self-care, collecting and tending to houseplants is an exploding trend. In fact, the 2020 National Gardening Survey reports an increase in both gardeners and gardening activity.

How Being a Plant Parent Aids Self-Care

While the global pandemic isn’t to blame for the resurgence of the houseplant market, more and more people are finding comfort during COVID-19 by becoming a pet parent. Whether it’s a way of asserting control over one’s environment or an act of self-care, collecting and tending to houseplants is an exploding trend. In fact, the 2020 National Gardening Survey reports an increase in both gardeners and gardening activity.

Nominations for the 51st Annual GMA Dove Awards were announced by the Gospel Music Association (GMA). This year’s nominees include a mix of new and veteran musicians with CCM artists Zach Williams and for King & Country leading the pack with five nominations each.  Also garnering attention are first-time nominees Kanye West and Gloria Gaynor.

Zach Williams and For King & Country Lead GMA Dove Awards Nominees, Followed by First-Timer Kanye...

Nominations for the 51st Annual GMA Dove Awards were announced by the Gospel Music Association (GMA). This year’s nominees include a mix of new and veteran musicians with CCM artists Zach Williams and for King & Country leading the pack with five nominations each. Also garnering attention are first-time nominees Kanye West and Gloria Gaynor.

With all the chaos and negativity the year 2020 has brought us, Dante Bowe’s new single “Be Alright,” featuring Amanda Lindsey Cook, is a welcome relief.  The hooky chorus of “it’s gonna be alright, alright, alright” and the low-key synth-pop groove has a calming effect. And lyrics like, “This won’t last forever Baby, it’s gonna get better,” don’t hurt either.

Bethel Music’s New Single “Be Alright” is Dedicated to 2020

With all the chaos and negativity the year 2020 has brought us, Dante Bowe’s new single “Be Alright,” featuring Amanda Lindsey Cook, is a welcome relief. The hooky chorus of “it’s gonna be alright, alright, alright” and the low-key synth-pop groove has a calming effect. And lyrics like, “This won’t last forever Baby, it’s gonna get better,” don’t hurt either.

It's summer time, and we talk some summer fun today on Good Company! Then Hollie shares some "rules to live by", a story of one community coming together in support of a young boy, AND we dive further into the topic of gratitude with Robyn Roste-- this week's Good Company Correspondent!

An Attitude of Gratitude

It's summer time, and we talk some summer fun today on Good Company! Then Hollie shares some "rules to live by", a story of one community coming together in support of a young boy, AND we dive further into the topic of gratitude with Robyn Roste-- this week's Good Company Correspondent!

Heading into a weekend, heading into the slow reopening of the country... Today we take time to highlight some wonderful acts of kindness people have done over the past month! Then we peek behind the meaning of For King and Country's "Together", and hear from this week's Good Company Correspondent Robyn Roste on finding the good in this season.

Finding the Good

Heading into a weekend, heading into the slow reopening of the country... Today we take time to highlight some wonderful acts of kindness people have done over the past month! Then we peek behind the meaning of For King and Country's "Together", and hear from this week's Good Company Correspondent Robyn Roste on finding the good in this season.

As we gear up for Mothers Day, we look at how moms may want to spend it. We discuss some creative ways to practice safe social distancing while still being with our moms, and we have Robyn Roste stop by to talk about some new music playlists she’s discovered!

Music for Mother's Day

As we gear up for Mothers Day, we look at how moms may want to spend it. We discuss some creative ways to practice safe social distancing while still being with our moms, and we have Robyn Roste stop by to talk about some new music playlists she’s discovered!

Technology-- when it works, it's amazing! But when it doesn't, it's either frustrating, or hilarious. We talk about our funny tech blunders in this episode of Good Company! We also talk about how to curb anxious / boredom eating while at home, and we check in with Good Company Correspondent Robyn Roste for some tips on self-care.

Self Care

Technology-- when it works, it's amazing! But when it doesn't, it's either frustrating, or hilarious. We talk about our funny tech blunders in this episode of Good Company! We also talk about how to curb anxious / boredom eating while at home, and we check in with Good Company Correspondent Robyn Roste for some tips on self-care.