Where does your Joy Come from? "Though the fig tree does not bud and there are no grapes on the vines, though the olive crop fails and the fields produce no food, though there are no sheep in the pen and no cattle in the stalls, yet I will rejoice in the Lord, I will … Continue reading The Power Of A Joyful Heart Series Wrap Up
The Heart Exchange By Aimee Caverly "Take delight in the Lord, and he will give you the desires of your heart." Psalm 37:4 “Oh, Lord, I know my desires,” as I talked with Him about all my plans, “the desires of my heart.” But as my existence progressed something seemed terribly wrong. My purpose … Continue reading The Heart Exchange
When Your Attitude Lacks Gratitude "Rejoice always, pray continually, give thanks in all circumstances; for this is God’s will for you in Christ Jesus." 1 Thessalonians 5:16-18 [NIV] Is the condition of your heart hindering you from being thankful? Is it preventing you from experiencing joy? Not too long ago I was gathering my husband’s … Continue reading When Your Attitude Lacks Gratitude
Clothed in Garments of Joy by Christin Baker "You turned my wailing into dancing; you removed my sackcloth and clothed me with joy...I will give thanks to you forever." Psalm 30:11,12b Fall weather has settled in, bringing cool, crisp air and the smell of crinkled amber leaves. Bathing suits and beach towels have been replaced … Continue reading Clothed with Garments of Joy
How do I find thankfulness and joy when I'm running on empty? by Julie Loos "I have told you this so that my joy may be in you and that your joy may be complete." John 15:11 [NIV] Thanksgiving was here. And honestly, thankfulness was the furthest thing from my mind. I had family around … Continue reading How do I find thankfulness and joy when I’m running on empty?