Posts Tagged ‘ Joyful ’

VerseD: James 5:13

Is anyone among you suffering? Let him pray. Is anyone cheerful? Let him sing praise.

James 5:13, ESV

We should pray in all circumstances, knowing God is near the brokenhearted, and He celebrates with us as we worship Him.

VerseD: Colossians 3:17

And whatever you do, in word or deed, do everything in the name of the Lord Jesus, giving thanks to God the Father through him.

Colossians 3:17, ESV

Our love for God is made known in how we do what needs to be done, and even menial tasks we do giving joyful glory to God.

VerseD: Proverbs 17:22

A joyful heart is good medicine, but a crushed spirit dries up the bones.
Proverbs 17:22, ESV

Many things in this life and drive us down and practically kill us. Many other things can lift us up and give us joy.

The joy of the Lord is what gives us hope and makes the problems of life more nuisances (in the grand scheme).