Julie Cosgrove

Julie B Cosgrove is a Christian freelance writer and professional speaker. She has published three Bible studies, a devotional and a novel called Focused. Besides Power to Change, she regularly writes for several other devotional publications and sites. She belongs to American Christian Fiction Writers, North Texas Christian Writers, Advanced Writers and Speakers Association, North Texas Christian Women's Chamber and Toastmasters. A widow, she lives in Fort Worth with her son and two cats. Visit her website www.juliebcosgrove.com and her blog Where Did You Find God Today.com

Articles by Julie Cosgrove

Bound to Happen

When the unexpected comes, it can help to talk about it. But when you don’t have someone to talk with, contact an online mentor, and receive a personal & confidential reply by email. “When he summoned a famine on the land and broke all supply of bread, he had sent a man ahead of them, Joseph, […] Read More >

Pleased, Thank You

Do you struggle with confession? Here’s an article about how to overcome the struggle: For Relief, Tell Someone “And the Holy Spirit descended on him in bodily form, like a dove; and a voice came from heaven, ‘You are my beloved Son; with you I am well pleased.’”  Luke 3:22 Today, would God say He […] Read More >

A Bit like Pharaoh?

Are you hiding behind secrets?  Talk to us. “Then Pharaoh sent and called Moses and Aaron and said to them, ‘This time I have sinned; the Lord is in the right, and I and my people are in the wrong. Plead with the Lord, for there has been enough of God’s thunder and hail. I […] Read More >

A Black Mark or a Glow?

Take today’s next step: Join The Life and you’ll be inspired with new ways to let your light shine as you make Him known.  “In the same way, let your light shine before men, that they may see your good deeds and praise your Father in heaven.” (Matthew 5:16) Picture a large, white block shining […] Read More >

A Drop in a Bucket

“The prayer of a righteous man is powerful and effective.” (James 5:16b) The forest fire was out of control. People were awakened in the middle of the night by the sirens. Everyone was in a panic as the soot billowed like a dense cloud – an ominous warning of what was to come. Soon, everything […] Read More >

A Fortunate Lesson

Could you use a listening ear? Our mentors are always available. “Therefore, my dear friends, flee from idolatry”  (1 Corinthians 10:14). A friend came over to watch my latest movie I got in the mail. We ordered Chinese food to be delivered.  At the bottom of the sack were two fortune cookies. I like fortune […] Read More >

All That is Within Me?

Take today’s next step:  How do you define yourself? “Bless the Lord, O my soul, and all that is within me, bless his holy name!”  (Psalm 103:1, ESV) Sure, I bless the Lord with my lips and, as much as I can, with my heart. But with all that is in me? Can I really […] Read More >

All Things

Are you experiencing financial concerns? We are here to pray for you. Join us for our Daily Devotional Chat today in our Women’s Chatroom at 10:30 am EDT. “For from him and through him and to him are all things. To him be glory forever. Amen”  (Romans 11:36). This passage reminds me of the song […] Read More >

Amused, or Be Used?

Can we pray for you today? “I am the true vine, and my Father is the vine-dresser. Every branch in me that does not bear fruit he takes away, and every branch that does bear fruit he prunes, that it may bear more fruit” (John 15:1-2). Have you heard that old saying, “the Lord giveth […] Read More >

An Acceptable Time

Does God hear your prayers? Talk to us about that. Join us for our Daily Devotional Chat today in our Women’s Chatroom at 10:30 am EST. “But as for me, my prayer is to you, O LORD. At an acceptable time, O God, in the abundance of your steadfast love answer me in your saving […] Read More >