John Day

John is a very blessed man who lives with his beautiful wife, Karen. He teaches private music lessons and she tutors math. We are both Christians, and want to share our creative gifts to minister to people in the name of Jesus. We have a ministry called Creative Hearts Ministries.

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Email: pastorjohnday@gmail.com

Website: http://creativehearts.50megs.com

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Posts by John Day

Lessons From the Mailbox

Lessons From the Mailbox (This writing is inspired by the true-life experience of trying to install a new cedar mailbox post, and a new mailbox. The process and the frustrations of putting the mailbox kit together led to a few hard life lessons, which are shared in this post. Personal reflectioins are at the end.)…

No Air. No Power.

No Air – No Power Recently, my wife and I stayed at a hotel in Alabama for our 24th anniversary. Our goal was to go to a wildlife refuge, which was amazing. In front of the hotel was a golf cart which was plugged in so it could be charged. That made sense. It needs…

We Interrupt This Moment to Bring You …

“We Interrupt This Moment to Bring You ….” (This piece is about interruptions, the frustrations they cause, and how sometimes interruptions can be good. Personal reflections will be at the end of the piece, so as not to distract from the main point.) The phone rings as you had just sat down to a meal.…

Stopped Up Ears

Stopped Up Ears I’m in a room surrounded by people who seem to seem to have stopped up ears. I’m saying something, but for some reason, they can’t seem to hear me. Nobody is looking my way when I speak. No one is turning my direction. No one is responding to me with their own…

Some Ears ARE Open

“Some Ears ARE Open” This piece is an attempt to counterbalance the last writing, “Stopped Up Ears” and to tell you, the reader, where my heart was coming from. Although I wrote it in first person, I did that not because I was crying out in pain and I feel like nobody was listening. (At…