When You Join with Those Who Gather in His Name

I need to apologize. I haven’t written in a while and it’s not a good thing to just disappear from relationships with no warning or explanation.

Jim and I took a lovely vacation and then just as we were heading home, […]

By |September 8th, 2016|2 Comments

Girls Gone Griffith: Mostly Positive Conversations about In-laws/Prayer

My family has entered the birthday season. It begins in August and stretches to November. Every two weeks we have another amazing person to celebrate.

For years I spent the months of autumn planning a party or recovering from the event.

The […]

By |August 17th, 2016|0 Comments

My Uphill Climb

Jim and I are taking a road trip along the coast of Maine. We’ve spent much of this past week hiking and enjoying the breathtaking scenery of Acadia National Park. On Tuesday we decided to rent bikes. The young woman […]

By |August 5th, 2016|0 Comments

Girls Gone Griffith:Mostly Positive Conversations about In-laws/Change


I’ve recently encountered a lot of change in my life. In the past year I got married, moved in with a boy for the first time, got a new job, added another job, Luke started and finished school, got a […]

By |August 1st, 2016|0 Comments

The Walls Came Down

Last week a group of women from our Tuesday night Bible study provided a Vacation Bible School for the children of El Faro United Methodist Church. 38 kiddos and 18 adults spent four evenings learning what it means to follow […]

By |July 26th, 2016|0 Comments

Girls Gone Griffith: Mostly Positive Conversations about In-laws/Get the Order Right

I regularly ask myself if what I think about a particular topic really matters to my readers. Each day you are bombarded with messages and you have to separate the valuable from the irrelevant. I believe you will only continue […]

By |July 15th, 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