Welcome to Inspire Me Monday
A place to share your creative inspirations
Sharpen your creative vision and
Showcase your creative talents!
I invite you to inspire others and
Nurture your creative spirit by
Joining our Creative Blog Hop!
To participate, simply join my creative community and
Follow the guidelines at the end of this post!
What’s Inspiring You This Week?
Here’s What’s Inspiring Me…
Inspiration From God’s Word
Peace I leave with you,
My peace I give to you;
Not as the world gives do I give to you.
Let not your heart be troubled, neither let it be afraid.
Devotional Of The Week
Each week, I look for a devotional that I believe will
Speak to your heart as much as it speaks to mine.
When I read Barbara’s “Prince Of Peace”,
Today’s verse immediately came to mind.
Thank you, Barbara, for reminding us that in the midst of
Life’s turmoil’s, Jesus remains our Prince Of Peace!
Back in January, I joined the GoodReads Challenge.
I found it intimidating to publicly commit to a goal.
However, after much hemming an hawing,
I set out to read 75 books this year.
On July 26, I reached that goal!
Now, I’ve set a new goal:
Read 125 books this year!
To follow my progress and see what I’m reading,
Join me on GoodReads!
The journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.
That’s how I feel about blogging.
Like life, it’s an adventure.
You type your first word – you write your first post –
You take one step, then another,
And you see where the adventure leads.
This week, I’m amazed that my journey has led to 1000 posts!
The honored spot goes to Rosemary Cottage – a book I reviewed
For best-selling author Colleen Coble as part of her Litfuse Blog Tour!
Don’t forget to enter the Café Press Giveaway!
It’s open worldwide and you’re eligible for an entry
As a participant in Inspire Me Monday!
Highlights From Week 81
Blogging helped Melissa discover her true passion:
Living is Melissa’s passion!
Have you discovered yours?
Like many of you,
I have been a fan of Patsy at Heartwork’s Art for a long time.
It wasn’t I read this awesome post by Rina, however,
That I learned you can purchase Patsy’s artwork from her website!
Have fun visiting Patsy’s Art Gallery!
Gillian’s quote says it all.
Jacqueline shares some healthy ideas for making a
Variety of delicious combinations of fruity jams!
Soy Of The North – Hand Painted Tote Bag
Someone was feeling creative last week.
Soy Of The North is not only toting around a new bag –
His blog is sporting a whole new look!
Stop by and check it out!
Talent is timeless.
For more fabulous features,
Visit my creative friends at
Inspire Me Monday – Week 81!
Inspire Me Monday #82 – Week Of July 28, 2013
I like the idea of Inspiration Monday.
Monday’s often get the short end of the stick
But they are fraught with potential!
Now it’s time to share your inspirations! You can participate in Inspire Me Monday in the following ways:
1) Share “What’s Inspiring You” by creating your own Inspire Me Monday post! You can include any creative challenges you’ve discovered – any books or quotes you love – any bloggers who have inspired you – anything that has inspired you and will inspire us too!
2) Share your creative projects with us! You’re welcome to link up your Arts & Crafts projects – your Recipes – your DIY, Home Décor and Organizational Ideas – your original Writing, Music & Photography – you get the idea!
3) Visit the participants – share some comment love – let them know what’s inspired you!
When you link up, be sure to include the Inspire Me Monday button and a link back to this post on all of your entries so that your readers can join the fun! The blog code is on the side bar if you need it!
Be sure to link directly to your Inspire Me Monday Posts and Creations using the permalink to the individual posts – not your blog’s home page URL – so that participants can easily find and comment on your creations!
The party will remain open all week so have fun sharing – inspire me with your comments – and please, use the social media buttons below the post to spread the word!
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