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Janie B. Cheaney

Janie B. Cheaney

Janie is a senior writer who contributes commentary to WORLD and oversees WORLD’s annual Children’s Books of the Year awards. She also writes novels for young adults and authored the Wordsmith creative writing curriculum. Janie resides in rural Missouri.

Articles by Janie B. Cheaney

Elephants are magnificent, but they aren’t “persons”

God is reason and emotion, perfectly integrated with holiness

Even if America falls apart, God is still at work, still on His throne


God loves a cheerful giver: because he is one

Ideologies of any kind can be destructive

Assumptions are necessary for thought, but they’re not equally valid

Abortion gained a foothold because it met a need. Christians must offer a viable alternative

But history has treated President George Washington better and more fairly than King George III

All of God’s children have been listening for a better word