Minute In The Word


 It is unsettling to be awakened at 3am in a foreign country because the hotel is swaying, creaking and shaking.  Have… Read More

Why Wait?

I am not a good “wait-er.”   It seems so pointless and inefficient.  Let’s get on to the good stuff. NOW!  But God,… Read More

God Is Steady

  If there is one word to describe how I’ve felt during this pandemic it is “unsettled.”  It feels like the entire world has… Read More

I Am Still

Unshakeable.  That’s the kind of faith I want to have. The “even if” kind.  The “no matter what” kind.  Then life happens, fear… Read More


I call them “SOS” friends.  At any time of the day or night, I can reach out to them and they’ll be there….to… Read More

You Can Trust Him

Have you ever questioned God?  I have.  I know He’s God.  But sometimes His plans just don’t seem to make sense!  That’s when… Read More

Why Pray?

I’m just going to say it out loud.  Prayer and me….well, we have a fickle relationship.  Sometimes, I’m just not that into it. … Read More

Why Fear?

If you were to line up everything that you fear today from least to greatest, what would make the list? Can you picture it in… Read More

Show Me, God

We were talking about one of our “core values” here at JOY FM the other day:  obedience.  It isn’t a dreaded, serious, downer… Read More

What About You?

There is one question Jesus asked that gets me every time.  He turned to one of His disciples, Peter.   I imagine… Read More