About the Author

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Joseph Hutchison

Joe’s essays and poems on this website are original works. They are not finished poems or essays but final drafts before professional editing.  The poems and writings on the submission page are prose, poems, or  lyrics by composers and authors, past and present.

Individual essays and poems written by Joe can be published or used as long as there is no financial renumeration and the author is notified where the work is will be used or published.

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 We are all different, God deals with us differently and we interpret our faith in different ways. If you disagree with of any of these writings please know that you are welcome to judge for yourself how these essays and poems fit into your Christian experience. The author understands that life is complicated. The Scriptures and Christianity in general set a high bar; a moral and ethical standard for all of us. In reality, it is very difficult for us live up to them. We are a work in progress. It is our hope that these essays and poems will offer clarity and guidance as you move along in your Christian life.

Joe is the founder and executive director of the Directory Group; the home of Find Christian Counselor and the Christian Counselor Directory, Joe has preached and taught in many denominational conferences and churches in Brazil, Canada, and the United States. He resides in Rochester Hills, Michigan with his wife Cynthia. She is a Vice President 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

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