Tag Archives: Joy

If In This Life Only We Have Hope…We Are Of All Men Most Miserable

Most of us in here this evening have no idea who Dave Mirra is. However, this past week, the mayor of Greenville, SC called him “a great friend and wonderful human being.” The world – at least those who knew … Continue reading

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Biblical Character: Joyfulness

A recent article in Psychology Today began with the statement, “Why Happiness Is the Wrong Pursuit.”  “Money doesn’t buy happiness. Obvious, right? On some abstract level, we know that money and other outward signs of success won’t ultimately make us … Continue reading

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Christmas: Season of Joy

Have you ever noticed how often Christmas carols mention joy? What Child is This?: “Raise, raise the song on high, The Virgin sings her lullaby; Joy joy, for Christ is born, the Babe, the Son of Mary!” O Holy Night: … Continue reading

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3 Enemies of Joy Serving and the Gospel

“Only let your conversation be as it becometh the gospel of Christ: that whether I come and see you, or else be absent, I may hear of your affairs, that ye stand fast in one spirit, with one mind striving … Continue reading

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Are You Experiencing Calm Delight?

“Only let your conversation be as it becometh the gospel of Christ: that whether I come and see you, or else be absent, I may hear of your affairs, that ye stand fast in one spirit, with one mind striving … Continue reading

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