Janie B. Cheaney

Janie is a senior writer for WORLD Magazine based in Missouri. She writes novels for young adults, is the author of the Wordsmith creative writing series, and reviews books at RedeemedReader.com. Follow Janie on Twitter @jbcheaney.

Passion's pilgrim

| As the debate about a major new movie intensifies, here's a story
by Janie B. Cheaney
Posted 2/21/04, 12:00 am

ONE OF THE JOYS OF THIS MADDENING AND beautiful life God gives us is the people we meet. At a book event a few years ago, I met a fellow author who lives in Australia. That's interesting in itself, but so is her background.

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The great Desired

| God want us to glorify Him in our marriages, and our own happiness will follow ...
by Janie B. Cheaney
Posted 1/24/04, 12:00 am

BRITNEY SPEARS'S RECENT RECORD-BREAKING marriage and annulment stirred up a storm of comment, including protest by homosexual advocates: How can this society legalize a joke marriage because it took place between heterosexuals, meanwhile denying legality to homosexual couples?

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In our own likeness

| Creative authors still cannot create a different human nature
by Janie B. Cheaney
Posted 10/18/03, 12:00 am

THE CONTRAST COULD NOT BE MORE OBVIOUS: "When God created man, He made him in the likeness of God." So reads Genesis 5:1, which then continues, "When Adam had lived 130 years, he fathered a son in his own likeness, after his image, and named him Seth."

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