Posts Tagged ‘joy’

For King & Country on What It Means to Choose JOY

We love the guys in for King & Country and their new song “Joy,” so it was great to talk with them about the song, the difference between joy and happiness, and how to choose joy even when the news is bad or when personal tragedy strikes. In case you missed it, we also had Joel’s and Luke’s wives in to talk about what they’re learning in marriage and what it was like to work… … Continue reading

The 5 Things You Take for Granted that Would Change Someone’s Life

Can you imagine not being able to take your child to the doctor when they get sick or not even having bandaids to help them when they get hurt? That is the reality for most of the mothers that I met while in Ecuador. Brittany is a sponsored child through Compassion International, but when she was just a little girl she fell and hit her head cutting it open. Her parents did not have anything… … Continue reading

Which Iconic Christmas Movie Character Are You?

Christmas movies are great because we see ourselves in so many of the iconic characters. Maybe you’re like Joy and when you see Buddy the Elf, you see a little bit of yourself inside there or maybe you’re more like CJ who has been compared to Clark Griswold! Take this simple quiz to see who you relate with the most! … Continue reading

Joy, Faith, and Hope In The Midst Of Poverty

Too often my joy is attached to material possessions. Too often my faith is attached to the outcome of my circumstances. Too often my hope is attached to self-doubt… and I don’t live in poverty. Someone living in extreme poverty definitely wouldn’t have joy, faith, or hope, right? If you have nothing, where does your joy come from? If your circumstances are only getting worse, where does your faith come from? If you’re treated as… … Continue reading