My Monday Morning Cup | Gratitude Fosters Joy

Last Monday, we looked at how kindness elicits gratitude. In turn, gratitude fosters joy. Joy thrives in a heart of gratitude. Joy cannot flourish in a sour vessel. Scripture teaches us that joy is a fruit of the Spirit. Joy means experiencing great pleasure and bountiful happiness. In his book, Surprised by Joy: The Shape … Continue reading My Monday Morning Cup | Gratitude Fosters Joy

Sharing is Caring: 5 Faith Blogs I Follow

Growing a successful blog is challenging. Like most things, you have to keep after it. Persistence matters. You must also be willing to invest significant time into developing your blog. Time is a precious resource that spends itself whether or not we are intentional in how we use it. It’s up to you to spend … Continue reading Sharing is Caring: 5 Faith Blogs I Follow

Being the Change We Want to See

The uncertainity and unrest dominating this year either draw you closer to God or push you further away. For me, I defintely am drawn nearer to God. The past few weeks, while my life has hovered in a holding pattern, I have spent time trying to listen to the Lord. I am reminded that God … Continue reading Being the Change We Want to See