Author Archives: Jill English Johnston

About Jill English Johnston

God writes His story on every heart, if we only pause to read it. My heart has lived in a fantasy world since early childhood and am delighted that God has finally brought me to the place where I can bring the fantasies to life through story. I am currently working on a fantasy trilogy (of course) but I also post thoughts, reflections and (hopefully) inspiration to my website: tabletsofhumanhearts.wordpress.com I am a follower of the Rabbi Jesus, married to my best friend and inspiration, and the mother of three incredible children, one daughter and two sons, with one son-in-love. When not writing, I passionately pursue prayer, reading (never enough time to read them all!), and the outdoors. My husband and I both served in the US Navy and have lived/travelled through many states and all over Asia. We both still enjoy travelling, but we really love our home in Schertz, located at the crossroads of Texas, just northeast of San Antonio.

Showing Off in the Heights

  Heights. My husband loves heights. Mountain tops. Soaring overlooks. Lofty vistas. When we get to any place high, he grabs his camera and races to the edge. Which gives me a heart attack every time. If there’s a railing … Continue reading

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Waiting for Him to Show Off

God doesn’t always show off in the way we want, the way we ask, the way we hope. But He does give us many promises in the midst of our disappointments.     We believe Jesus when He tells us … Continue reading

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More Showing Off

As we continue to make our way with great expectation, we give thanks to the Lord and proclaim his greatness, wanting to let the whole world know what he has done. As we left the Grand Canyon, we found a verse … Continue reading

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Showing Up

Sometime the Lord shows up because we do. And often it is in the midst of the time we spend with others. When He is given the opportunity, He will show off in our relationships when we show up. Especially … Continue reading

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Showing Off

After telling a friend about our plans to take a (reflecting, listening, creating, writing contemplating) trip, she prayed and asked God to “show off” for us. Her prayer created anticipation, eager expectation, and a desire to see how God shows … Continue reading

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