What does it mean to follow Jesus?

What does it mean to follow Jesus?

What does it mean to follow Jesus? The clear command of Jesus to his disciples – and to us – was to make disciples. This helpful article from David Mathis unpacks Jesus’ own approach to discipleship.  ...

How to Choose Your Next Job

How to Choose Your Next Job

Right now, there is a lot of movement in the workplace. This article by John Piper helps us to assess our work opportunities carefully and biblically. You can view the article by clicking this link: https://www.desiringgod.org/articles/how-to-choose-your-next-job

Integrity: Keeping Promises

Integrity: Keeping Promises

One of the most foundational concepts of business—and life—is that of keeping promises. We make promises of all shapes and sizes. “I will be there for work today,” or “I will pick up the kids,” or “I will be faithful to you and no other, for my whole life.” Promises...

Pray 4 YBL

Pray 4 YBL

While Paul was waiting for them in Athens, he was greatly distressed to see that the city was full of idols.  So he reasoned in the synagogue with both Jews and God-fearing Greeks, as well as in the marketplace day by day with those who happened to be there. Acts...

Pray 4 YBL

Pray 4 YBL

Let us not become weary in doing good, for at the proper time we will reap a harvest if we do not give up. Therefore, as we have opportunity, let us do good to all people, especially to those who belong to the family of believers. Galatians 6:9-10 Pray for YBL...

“Debunking the ‘Work-Life Balance’ Myth” by Denise Yohn

“Debunking the ‘Work-Life Balance’ Myth” by Denise Yohn

We all look for margin and strive for the balance between work and personal life. While finding balance sounds like a good thing, maybe we should be seeking something even better. "We often live as if we are the center of our lives—and then we wonder how our lives get...

How Do We Grow?

How Do We Grow?

Depending on your reading of the almanac and where you live, we are in sowing season. Last weekend, my family and I set up our little backyard garden. We are optimistically trying to grow tomatoes and peppers and herbs and blueberries and strawberries and figs. I was...

Take Shelter

Take Shelter

Nobody likes tornadoes. Well, maybe a few crazy folks on the Discovery Channel, but for the most part, they’re pretty much universally disliked. Growing up in Alabama I knew this well, having dealt with tornado season every spring. Years of tornado drills and...

Pray 4 YBL

Pray 4 YBL

“Blessed is the man who trusts in the LORD,     whose trust is the LORD. He is like a tree planted by water,     that sends out its roots by the stream, and does not fear when heat comes,     for its leaves remain green, and is not anxious in the year of drought,    ...