Hi, I’m Cathy Baker!
Welcome to our creative community!
Many times when a person hears the word “creativity” a pe-conceived image of what most consider to be truly creative pops up⎯a potter, a painter, a writer. But John Piper hits the re-set button with this definition:
“Everyone is creative. Creativity is hardwired into our DNA by God himself. All of us were made to be creative people.” –John Piper
Some of the most creative people I know are young moms (like my two amazing daughter-in-laws) who create meals, and soft places for their family to land. They cultivate new ways of introducing Jesus to their children, neighbors, and friends, and family.
Creativity looks different for each of us.
Although a die-hard introvert, I love creating ideas and opportunities to love, encourage and inspire others. It’s why I gather with friends and enjoy one-on-one chats. It’s why I’m already dreaming and planning a ministry for women on our property, Lord willing.
It’s why I gather with friends and enjoy one-on-one chats. It’s why I’m already dreaming and planning a ministry for women on our property, Lord willing.
It’s also why I’m dreaming and planning a ministry for women on our property, Lord willing.
And it’s why I blog. This is a community, a place where we share our life stories, ideas, and challenges along the way. You won’t find an expert here, but my hope is that you will find divinely inspired encouragement as we discover ways to cultivate creativity in our everyday lives for God’s ultimate glory.
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When I’m not blogging, you can find me enjoying my family, and chugging coffee while I continue to write a series of devotional guides for vacations and holidays. The first book in the series, “Pauses for the Vacationing Soul: A Sensory-Based Devotional Guide for the Beach” is now on sale at Amazon!
Cathy Baker is an award-winning writer who delights in observing God at work in the nuances of life. Her work has been published in Chicken Soup for the Soul, Upper Room, Focus on the Family’s Thriving Family, etc. Her award-winning poetry has appeared in two anthologies. She is also a regular contributor for Just 18 Summers, Inspire A Fire, and a member of Cross N Pens.