Life is a crazy up and down ride, and the joy we are supposed to exhibit as a fruit of the Spirit may seem impossible. In fact, when I wrote about love – the first fruit of the Spirit – it seemed pretty impossible too. It is impossible to do on our own, and that…
Bible Verse Of The Day:“Don’t love money; be satisfied with what you have. For God has said, “I will never fail you. I will never abandon you.”” Hebrews 13:5 NLT http://bible.com/116/heb.13.5.nlt
Joy comes from God. It is in his presence, the relationship that draws us into obedience, and the worship we offer him for who he is that lifts us up when we are in difficulty. The Lord draws us nearer to him in these ways, giving us cause to find joy in all circumstances.
In a world filled with discouragement and disillusionment, how can we live joy filled lives? These 50 Bible verses about joy help us to understand the source of our joy, how to be joyful, and how to rejoice when suffering.