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Sue is a Follower of Jesus Christ and the CEO of Elah Ministries, Inc. A 501c3 offering hope, healing, and deliverance through her ministering to hurting souls, her published books, short stories, blogs, Facebook, and website. She loves playing in the dirt and feeding seagulls on the beach along with a good book in hand is her favorite.

  • True Freedom

    The roar of helicopters fill the air over the jungles as soldiers stomp through the marshes. Their lives are at stake and yet they continue to move forward protecting those within their country. The sacrifice, they say, is well worth… Read More ›

  • The Unexpected Guest

    Two children lie flat on their backs in the back yard of their home on the lush green grass. The sky is a beautiful blue with a few puffy clouds lingering about just to entice the children to try to… Read More ›

  • The "Prophet"

    As people leave their cars and file into the church the air is filled with conversations and anticipation. The seats begin to fill. There are no drums, guitars, or keyboards. No instruments fill a corner of the room. Someone is… Read More ›

  • One Little Flower

    One Little Flower At times we feel there is no hope when we see a country in decline. We pray, we speak out in earnest, and yet things seem to only get worse. There are times we see a bit… Read More ›

  • Be Still

    The beach is crowded on this bright sunny day. Families are on vacation and slathered with suntan lotion they sprawl out on lounge chairs and blankets. Umbrella’s are opened protecting from the sun’s bright rays. Children’s laughter and innocent screams… Read More ›

  • Risking it All

      The moon is partly hidden in the dark sky. The crew is sound asleep after a hard days work. Snores fill the firefighters rooms and dreams flicker through their minds. The blare of the alarm brings all snapping to… Read More ›

  • Life or Death?

    High school is difficult in some ways. All the parties, keeping up with homework, and not disappointing the peers with their high expectations. Dating is fun but who knew what was expected to be popular with the guys. The new… Read More ›

  • The Tree

    Fred has had a rough life. His childhood was filled with hurt, pain, disappointment, betrayal, and abuse. Mom and Dad didn’t know the Lord and made fun of those “high and mighty do-gooders.” As the years came and gone he… Read More ›

  • Invisible Protection

    The young lady giggles as she swings her boyfriends hand back and forth as they leave the sandy beach walking side by side. They stop at a window in the side of a building and buy a slice of pizza… Read More ›

  • "The Narrow Road" ~ JUST RELEASED ~

    Four year old Brian stands gaping at the large cement, drab gray building, and screams, “That’s not my home! Where’s my Daddy?” Follow Brian’s courageous, heart wrenching, and grace filled story into adulthood after being “dumped” in an orphanage in… Read More ›

  • The Cat

    The day began bright and sunny and the woman went about her daily chores. She stopped by her office to quickly check her e-mail and suddenly her world seemed to turn upside down. Reading the last of the short e-mail… Read More ›

  • A Hidden Agenda

    The trees are full, the flowers are in bloom, the birds are chirping their happy songs and off in the distance one can hear the sound of a woman in pain. The neighbors have complained because of her raucous behavior…. Read More ›

  • The Search

    For years the girl searched. She walked the streets, made numerous phone calls, scanned the newspapers, and talked to people, all to no avail.  She feels dejected, alone, without hope of ever finding what she’s looking for. Wandering through the… Read More ›

  • Stand Strong

    The Man travels from city to city checking on His children. He sees a child playing in the park and the sound of her laughter fills the air.  He kneels down and gently cups her cheek. “You are so loved,… Read More ›

  • The Purse

    The evening has been beautiful and the two ladies have enjoyed the play very much. As they walk toward their cars they are enjoying the moon lit sky, the stars, and the warm evening breeze as they discuss the finer… Read More ›

  • The Dude Versus Man

    It’s 1864 and the stage coach has just rolled down the dusty street. The horses whinny as the driver on top pulls on the reins and yells “whoooo.” The curtain covered door opens and a lady dressed in fine silk… Read More ›

  • A Gentle Touch

    The woman bows before the rock and with a voice filled with pain she requests the gods to give her relief. There is no response. She moves to a nearby tree and bows before the tree. She requests that the… Read More ›

  • Every Choice has a Consequence

    The day is sunny and bright. People are gathered in celebration of the holiday. Flags rustle in the wind and cheers fill the air as the speaker on the podium completes his speech. The aroma of barbecue fills the air…. Read More ›

  • Is Anybody at Home?

    The leaves have turned to their golden hues, the oranges are bright, the browns deep, and the yellow sends a subdued brilliance across the land. The sidewalks are cleared and the homes luxurious. The Man stops in front of the… Read More ›

  • Death Had its Grip

    The Man stands gazing out across the barren, dry parched desert floor.  A slight breeze kisses His sweaty neck and feels refreshing. He reaches back and lifts His hair up off His neck and gazes up at the sun. He… Read More ›

  • The Potter

    As the sun rises announcing a new day to face, the screen door slams as her night guest slips out. Crushing the cigarette into the ashtray and shoving the now empty whiskey glasses aside, the woman shoves her chair back… Read More ›

  • Let Them March

    Sue CassSue is a Follower of Jesus Christ and the CEO of Elah Ministries, Inc. A 501c3 offering hope, healing, and deliverance through her ministering to hurting souls, her published books, short stories, blogs, Facebook, and website. She loves playing… Read More ›

  • Thursday Pen Tip – Son Shining Through

    Sue CassSue is a Follower of Jesus Christ and the CEO of Elah Ministries, Inc. A 501c3 offering hope, healing, and deliverance through her ministering to hurting souls, her published books, short stories, blogs, Facebook, and website. She loves playing… Read More ›

  • Thursday's Pen Tip – Joy, Peace, & Contentment

    Sue CassSue is a Follower of Jesus Christ and the CEO of Elah Ministries, Inc. A 501c3 offering hope, healing, and deliverance through her ministering to hurting souls, her published books, short stories, blogs, Facebook, and website. She loves playing… Read More ›

  • Man's Free Will

    Sue CassSue is a Follower of Jesus Christ and the CEO of Elah Ministries, Inc. A 501c3 offering hope, healing, and deliverance through her ministering to hurting souls, her published books, short stories, blogs, Facebook, and website. She loves playing… Read More ›