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February 1, 2010

Joy A popular expression helps prevent us from lapsing into a selfish, overly emotional concept of love: "Love is a verb." It reminds us that biblical love is a matter of what we do by choice, not how we feel by nature. The same can be said about another part of the fruit of the Spirit. You may feel the need to consult your dictionary, but...

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Christmas Joy

December 20, 2020

Living a Legacy

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Luke 2:10-11 / Psalm 103:1-5 | Nothing can affect the fact that the Savior is here. He is active and present in our lives. Crawford looks at five ways in which God blesses us.

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  • Christian Living and Discipleship December 20, 2020

Designed to Experience Joy

March 14, 2017

Designed to Experience Joy A 3-year-old Minnesota boy could not wait one more second. His mom had just returned from nine months of military service in Afghanistan and was standing in line with her fellow soldiers, waiting to be dismissed. While she was still standing at attention, her son broke free and rushed into her arms, a huge smile...

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  • Creation March 14, 2017

Sorrow and Joy

June 1, 2021

Daily devotional from Moody Bible Institute: Have you ever been in a situation where you weren’t sure what to say?

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  • Justice June 1, 2021

Grief to Joy

September 24, 2017

Grief to Joy In an article in the journal Birth, two researchers examined the available evidence for the claim that women have no long-term memory of the pain they experience during childbirth. They found that women do in fact have vivid memories of pain, but many also interpret the pain of childbirth as an experience that gave them self-esteem,...

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  • Jesus September 24, 2017

Joy When We Fail

June 25, 2020

As for me, it is good to be near God.—Psalm 73:28

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Hope and Joy

July 18, 2015

Hope and Joy The much-loved chorus of the hymn “At the Cross” declares: “At the cross, at the cross, where I first saw the light, / And the burden of my heart rolled away. / It was there by faith I received my sight, / And now I am happy all the day.” This refrain was added to Isaac Watts’s hymn “Alas! And Did My Savior Bleed” by Ralph Hudson...

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Find Joy!

November 16, 2020

Equipped with Chris Brooks

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When life is overwhelming and the daily demands increase, one of the first things we lose is our joy. Social researcher Shaunti Feldhahn says finding joy is more than just thinking happy thoughts! She joins Chris Brooks to guide us through 8 elements for finding wonder in the midst of everyday life - all based on Scripture and Science! November 16, 2020

The Joy of Contentment

May 15, 2020

How many minutes have gone by since you saw your last advertisement? These appeals have become so much a part of our life that we barely notice them. They appear on television, our phones, and our emails, encouraging us to buy more than we can afford. How can we practice the joy of contentment?

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  • Devotions May 15, 2020

Joy in Suffering

May 8, 2019

Joy in Suffering In early October 1536, William Tyndale was put to death for translating the Bible into the English language. He had tried to procure permission to translate it legally, but was rejected. He knew the risks of continuing the project, but did it anyway because he understood the value of God’s Word. Tradition tells us his last...

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