About the Author

Joe’s articles and poems on this website are original works. They are final drafts before professional editing. Articles and poems written by Joe can be published as long as there is no financial renumeration. Please acknowledge the author and sponsor network https://www.ChristianCounselorDirectory.com when you publish.  

Joe recently published a book entitled: Nine Fruits of the Vine and Five Little Foxes: Short Christian Essays that Feed the Soul. You my purchase the book on the I-Phone (Apple Books) or click this link for options at Amazon, Barnes and Nobles, and Book Baby. In 2023, the author’s royalties will be given to St. Jude Children’s Hospital. 

Joe Hutchison is the founder and executive director of the Directory Group; the home of Find Christian Counselor and the Christian Counselor Directory. Joe was a full-time assistant pastor in Indiana, Ohio, and Louisiana. And a senior pastor in Michigan and North Carolina,  Joe has preached and taught at conferences and churches in Brazil, Canada, and the United States. Joe also served on an executive home missionary board and was the president of the Chaplain’s corp. at a major county hospital. He resides in Rochester Hills, Michigan with his wife Cynthia. She is a CEO in Troy, Michigan and has an active role with the World Economic Forum in Geneva, Switzerland. Joe and Cynthia’s adult children live in Michigan and California. They are committed to their family, friends, church, professional lives, and have many philanthropic interests. 


  1. Thank you for this website! I’m blessed to be able to read the poems and essays! I sent this to my friend and she asked where did I find it? I think it was the Lord who had you send this to me! Thank you for the ministry and for sending it out to my email! God bless you, Rosemarie

  2. Todays message was excellent. I Pastor a Recovery Church and Prayer and Meditation (Step 11) are messages that we share often. Thank you for todays.

  3. I really loved “ I Wish My Life Was Different.” You have a gift! Thank you for sharing. It was a present to myself for Thanksgiving.

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