Joshua Rivers

Look for the next step, not the whole path

In the recent podcast episode, I talked about these times of transition in our lives. It seemed to resonate, so I decided to share some Scripture passages that are helpful to me. I hope they are to you as well. The steps of a good man are ordered by the Lord: and he delighteth in…

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Just Take the Next Step

I mentioned before that I was interviewed on Doc Kennedy’s podcast, The Dream Warriors Podcast. Well, I’m excited to tell you that the episode is now live. I would highly recommend that you also subscribe to his podcast and listen to every episode! You can listen to it and leave comments here: 025 Joshua Rivers:…

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Choosing Sides

And John answered and said, Master, we saw one casting out devils in thy name; and we forbad him, because he followeth not with us. And Jesus said unto him, Forbid him not: for he that is not against us is for us. Luke 9:49-50 This short passage is an encouragement and reminder to me…

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Inspiration for Personal Growth

Don’t read a book and be a follower; read a book and be a student. Jim Rohn There are many things in life that will catch your eye, but only a few that will catch your heart. Pursue them. Author Unknown If you change the way you look at things, the things you look at…

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How Are You Influencing Others?

“The influence you have is shown through your actions, behavior, and attitude. Every day you have the power to influence those around you either positively or negatively. The mandate is calling for you to be a person who strives to positively influence and impact those around you, causing people to become better and move toward…

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What’s in a Name?

A good name is rather to be chosen than great riches, and loving favour rather than silver and gold. Proverbs 22:1 One of my favorite movies National Treasure. In it’s sequel, the main character, Ben Gates, is fighting to preserve his family name. He stated that he did not want the family name to be…

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Whose Goodness?

Most men will proclaim every one his own goodness: but a faithful man who can find? Proverbs 20:6 I am listening to the audio version of “How to Win Friends and Influence People.” Over and over, Dale Carnagie emphasizes that we need to praise others instead of our own. Also remember that humility is not…

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Counsel and Instruction from Proverbs 19

Hear counsel, and receive instruction, that thou mayest be wise in thy latter end. Proverbs 19:20 KJV This is the start of a new thing that I’m trying. I plan to post a Scripture verse/passage or other quote that will help encourage, uplift, and motivate you. If you have any suggestions, please let me know….

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Simple Survey About Creating Content Online

Creating content online is almost essential in today’s world. I say “almost” because there may be a few cases that it would not be viable or highly useful. But, the majority of people can benefit from taking a little time to create content and share it online. This is not always an easy task for…

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3 Ways to Choose the Better Part – Guest Post by Lily Kreitinger

This is a guest post by Lily Kreitinger. She works as an instructional designer, creating online programs for corporate clients and she commutes three hours every day. She and her husband homeschool Emily. She also runs Kreitinger Design Studio, helping bloggers become authors. You can also¬†follow her on Twitter. How do you do it all?…

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