We often experience the anxiousness associated with the future, because the future is unknown.  So, we worry about the future, because it may have an adverse effect on us and the things we care about.  These things might include our investments, our freedoms, our national security, the threat of war or calamity, job security, our […]

Seek Wise Counsel

For the sake of the gospel, YBL is passionate about mentoring. In recent years, this focus has harmonized with trends in culture. The marketplace has adopted the mentoring concept and promoted it as a means of growth and health.  At YBL, we are excited about how this has caused more people to seek out wise […]


Matthew 25:23 “His master said to him, ‘Well done, good and faithful servant. You have been faithful over a little. I will set you over much. Enter into the joy of your master.’”   Dear friends                                                                                                                                                                       March 1, 2018   I think we have all been touched with the death of Billy Graham. He had […]

The Celebration of Life Change

  Isaiah 7:14 – “Therefore, the Lord himself will give you a sign: See, the virgin will conceive, have a son, and name him Immanuel.” We find ourselves just a few weeks away from the celebration of the birth of Jesus – Christmas. It is always a festive time of year filled with family, church […]