Tag Archives: Joy

Memories…Jesus is Your Friend…

And tonight…when your head hits the pillow and you think of the events of the day, some of your favorite memories (whether losses or gains) will be of how obvious it is that He was with you. Continue reading

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Turning Sadness to Joy…

Some days it can feel like you are trying to climb/claw your way out of a dirt hole that is several times taller than you are and much wider. Big enough to need someone to throw you a rope. Continue reading

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Bad Brokenness Can…Become Good Brokenness…and Joy!

These are the things He wants (has always wanted) for all of us…for you and for me. Despite our disobedience and the weeds/broken places we have allowed (or others have caused) in our garden…His desire is for any “bad brokenness” to become good brokenness. Continue reading

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Be the Light…Discover Purpose & Joy…

Remember, He put Adam and Eve in a garden… the most satisfying place for the soul of man. He walked and talked with them…laughed with them and marveled with them.

That is the life He intended for us…the life He wanted for us.
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Jesus already knew what He was going to do. He still does…

Seldom is there a quick solution to life’s complex problems. Why?! Quick solutions are usually not thorough solutions. Time and twists and turns are needed to teach us the lessons that will keep us steady…determined to live life with the authenticity and love that God intends. Continue reading

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So …You Don’t Experience Joy 24/7 …

I thought about how I
tend to feel some guilt when my joy is not just bubbling up and replacing the pain. You know…the times when it can even be a struggle to smile because your heart aches so. I usually manage, but underneath I hurt. Continue reading

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Ministry is Pointing People to Jesus..Nothing More…Nothing Less!

You won’t want to miss out on making a difference…touching a life. You won’t want to miss out on… the joy! Continue reading

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