Your Best Writing Life

Writing Effective Devotions with Cindy Sproles

December 05, 2023 Host Linda Goldfarb Season 6 Episode 169
Your Best Writing Life
Writing Effective Devotions with Cindy Sproles
Show Notes

Are your devotions written effectively?

Writing devotions with excellence is what Cindy Sproles helps us understand better in this encore episode of Your Best Writing Life.

Cindy Sproles is the cofounder of Christian Devotions Ministries and the cowriter of the popular He Said, She Said Devotions written with her cofounder, Eddie Jones. As a teacher and speaker for Christian Writers Conferences, Cindy teaches writing skills and how to write, placing God in the forefront.  She is a contributing author to and is the Executive Editor for, and a freelance editor for Ironstream Media. Cindy is the director of the Asheville Christian Writers Conference, held each February at the Cove, the Billy Graham Training Center, Asheville, NC.  She is the mother of four adult sons and lives in the mountains of East Tennessee with her husband. Cindy can be contacted at or by emailing

In this encore episode, Linda and Cindy Sproles discuss the concepts many preachers use in preparing their sermons: Hook, Book, Look, and Took.
Find out how asking questions in your devotion can lose readers.
Everyone shares stories, but the reason telling a story in devotion is so important may surprise you.
Learn how to perfect your devotion by submitting it online to Christian Devotions.


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About your host - Linda Goldfarb
Besides hosting Your Best Writing Life, Linda Goldfarb is a multi-published award-winning author, audiobook narrator, international speaker, board-certified Christian life coach, co-owner, co-founder of the LINKED® Personality System, and co-author of the LINKED® Quick Guide to Personality series. Linda also hosts the Staying REAL About Faith & Family podcast - Check it out!

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