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The Joy Of The Lord (Part 3)

In this hectic world of depression, divorce, bitterness, and hatred we often find happiness, joy, and contentment are precious commodities that are constantly being sought after. Many advertisements appeal to our natural desire to be happy by promising joy and contentment if we will only try their products.  It’s unfortunate, but most people have never…

The Joy Of The Lord (Part 2)

Take just a moment to read the follow verses and meditate upon them: Consider it pure joy, my brothers, whenever you face trials of many kinds, because you know that the testing of your faith develops perseverance. Perseverance must finish its work so that you may be mature and complete, not lacking anything. — James…

The Joy Of The Lord (Part 1)

This will be a three part series on “The Joy Of The Lord.” In this first post I want cover some of the principles of joy, the “wrong” concepts many have regarding joy, who people lose their joy, and how to keep it from losing it. Webster defines joy as “intense happiness or great delight;…