Author Archives: Jennifer Haynie

Being S.M.A.R.T. with Goal 2: Completing the Certified Public Manager® Program

by Jennifer Haynie @JenniferHaynie1 My second goal I want to complete as part of my jubilee year is to complete the Certified Public Manager® (CPM) Program. This is a national certification program for federal, state, local, and tribal governments and is offered by the State of North Carolina to its middle managers and program managers. ...continue reading

Being S.M.A.R.T. with Goal 1: Publishing a Book

by Jennifer Haynie @JenniferHaynie1 As many of you know, I’m a suspense writer first, blogger second. So far, I’ve put out eight suspense books in the form of two series (two books each), a trilogy (two books completed), and two standalone books. This year, I hope to publish my ninth book, Operation Music Man (third ...continue reading

Finding Rest Through S.M.A.R.T. Goals

by Jennifer Haynie @JenniferHaynie1 Consecrate the fiftieth year and proclaim liberty throughout the land to all its inhabitants. It shall be a jubilee for you. —Leviticus 25:10a (NIV) We’re once more around to a New Year. I don’t know about you, but I was ready for 2021 to begin. 2021 not only is a fresh ...continue reading

Advent Anticipation: The Birth of Our Savior

by Jennifer Haynie @JenniferHaynie1 As I’ve written these past three weeks, we anticipate in two different ways: looking back to plan for tomorrow and looking ahead. This week is once more looking back to look ahead. For those who trust Jesus as their Lord and Savior, this will make sense to you. To those who ...continue reading

Advent Anticipation: 5 Reasons to Look Forward to a New Year

by Jennifer Haynie @JenniferHaynie1 2020 has been awful. I’m sure I’ve said that numerous times. Probably you have as well. Sure, maybe there have been some bright spots, but for most of us, the net has been a negative. But, at the time of this post, there will be only 17 days left in 2020. ...continue reading