When You Travel with God

When you travel with God you develop a track-record, one that should be noted, reviewed and celebrated.

If you like putting words on paper, record your experiences. Write about the beautiful seasons of life, but don’t leave out the difficult times. […]

By |February 11th, 2016|1 Comment

If the Biscuits Don’t Rise

A few days ago, I wrote about the launch of a small group devoted to home cooking. I’ve had a ton of questions from people who are interested in pursuing a similar idea. Here’s my confession: I’m not sure exactly […]

By |February 3rd, 2016|0 Comments

Around the Table

Our church just launched another round of interest based small groups. There’s a group for coffee and conversation, several groups that focus on exercise and fitness. There’s a group for young married couples and a Bible study or two. I […]

By |February 1st, 2016|0 Comments

In the Center of the Room

Today I had a brief encounter with an acquaintance and although I listened carefully I didn’t understand everything she said. I failed to ask the questions which would have clarified her statements. When I see her  again, I hope we’ll […]

By |January 29th, 2016|0 Comments

An Unforseen Fiasco

I’m searching for free coloring sheets to take with me to Haiti. I need pictures that represent Bible stories we will be using in our conferences. I hope to add the appropriate verse to the sheets, translated into Haitian Creole […]

By |January 23rd, 2016|2 Comments

The Beautiful Thing

Left to my own devices, I would spend most of my time and energy thinking about trivial things — like if I should cut my hair or how I can be entertained. Sometimes my preoccupations seem less selfish, revolving around […]

By |January 20th, 2016|0 Comments

Laurel Joyce Griffith is a blogger, speaker, and the author of Lean Forward

Lean Forward contains powerful real life applications that are easily transferred to my own life!
Walter Hill, Chief Executive Officer, Wiregrass United Way
Lean Forward is a scripture-saturated reading that made me thirsty for more of God and His Truth. Laurel Griffith writes transparently and tenderly, and brings to the pages a compelling message of spiritual transformation and the keys to keeping company with Christ.
Billy Irving, Director of Ministry Relations, Faith Radio
In Lean Forward, Laurel Griffith masterfully weaves biblical wisdom with insightful and practical life experiences into a tapestry of truth that can be instantly applied to every reader’s life. The chapter on forgiveness alone will leave an indelible imprint that will bring great freedom and healing. Lean Forward is like a velvet-covered brick- when it hits you, it’s graciously soft, but its truth will leave a life-changing mark.
Jason Spears, Lead Pastor | Providence Church- Albany, GA