Joy: The Necessary Choice for Effectiveness

“Be joyful always; pray continually; give thanks in all circumstances, for this is God's will for you in Christ Jesus.” 1 Thessalonians 5:16-18 Have you heard the saying, “If Bob has a problem with everyone, Bob is usually the problem”?…

Direct My Path

"Trust in the LORD with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding; in all your ways acknowledge him, and He will direct your paths." Proverbs 3:5-6 This week, I took a trip out to Omaha, NE. This time away from home has given…

The Only Thing That Counts

"The ONLY thing that counts is faith expressing itself through love." Galatians 5:6b First of all, when the Bible prefaces a verse by saying "The only thing that counts," we should probably pull out the old, trusty, yellow highlighter and…