News & Stories
We are pleased to announce that Nancy J. Collins has been appointed as the new director of Joy of Living Bible Studies
Joy of Living has grown through the dedication of Kathy Rowland for 39 years. As she steps down from the position of director, we reflect on what her leadership has made possible.
Summer is a wonderful time to relax and enjoy time with nature and with our families, but are you making time spend with God, too? Here are some tips for how to continue your studies throughout the summer months.
When you feel discouraged or weary, do you give Jesus your full attention, or turn to distractions?
In this excerpt from our study on Christ in the Old Testament, author Bill Myers takes us through a look at Who God is and the righteousness we must possess in order to enter His presence.
Elkanah had two wives, Hannah and Peninnah. Elkanah loved Hannah, but she could not produce children, for “the Lord had closed her womb” (1 Samuel 1:5). Peninnah, on the other hand, bore many sons and daughters for Elkanah, and she mocked Hannah because she had no...
The author of Gospel of Mark appears throughout in New Testament, but like with many of the disciples, his story isn’t always one of success.
In 1 John 3:19-20, John says, “This is how we know that we belong to the truth and how we set our hearts at rest in his presence: If our hearts condemn us, we know that God is greater than our hearts, and he knows everything.” Although we allow God’s love to flow...
Being a leader comes with responsibilities. Here are some tips for improving your bible study leadership, whether you are running a class for two people or two hundred.