3 Ways to Keep Social Media from Stealing Your Joy

Social media often seems to reflect the opposite values of God’s kingdom. Jesus said, Blessed are the peacemakers. Social media often seems to bless the outraged. Jesus said, Blessed are the meek. Social media often seems to bless the narcissistic. Im grateful for many godly Christian leaders who model an edifying use of social media.... Read more

The Key to Real Joy | Devotional by Bill Bright

“Remember what Christ taught and let His words enrich your lives and make you wise; teach them to each other and sing them out in psalms and hymns and spiritual songs, singing to the Lord with thankful hearts. And whatever you do or say, let it be as a representative of the Lord Jesus, and... Read more

Olivia Joy

New Artisan Assortment Bibles: An Interview with Olivia Pleasure – Bible Gateway Weblog

[ad_1] Following the success of the primary line of NIV Artisan Assortment Bibles, Zondervan Bibles, a division of HarperCollins Christian Publishing, is releasing new NIV and NRSV Artisan Assortment Bibles. [Signal as much as get the free Bible Verse of the Day delivered to your e-mail inbox from Bible Gateway] Visually interesting from the within... Read more

Distressed by alcoholic father, Indian girl finds joy in Heavenly Father

Distressed by alcoholic father, Indian woman finds pleasure in Heavenly Father

[ad_1] India (MNN) — Mission India will get tales on a regular basis from their Childrens Bible Golf equipment in India and the way Jesus is making a distinction. Mission Indias Erik Morsehead shares one story they just lately heard a few 10-year-old woman named Nagia. Her father was an alcoholic who was very erratic... Read more

How Comparison Robs Us of Joy | RELEVANT Magazine

How Comparability Robs Us of Pleasure | RELEVANT Journal

[ad_1] Im all the time excited each Monday to launch a brand new episode of my podcast. To not be the annoying individual speaking in regards to the Enneagram, however as a four wing 3, I like producing content material and placing it on the market. That rush of sharing new content material... Read more

Count it All Joy | Devotional by Katherine Kehler

Depend it All Pleasure | Devotional by Katherine Kehler

[ad_1] “Contemplate it pure pleasure, my brothers, everytime you face trials of many varieties, as a result of you'll know that the testing of your religion develops perseverance. Perseverance should end its work so that you could be be mature and full, not missing something James 1:24 My husband quotes these verses loads. I used... Read more

God, My Exceeding Joy | Devotional by Violet Tse

God, My Exceeding Pleasure | Devotional by Violet Tse

[ad_1] “Then will I go unto the altar of God, unto God my exceeding joy: yea, upon the harp will I praise thee, O God my God.” Psalm 43:4 Have you ever ever felt misunderstood, alone, harassed by others, even ‘solid off‘ by God Himself? I actually have, extra occasions than I care to confess.... Read more

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Bible Connection Podcast: Good Information of Nice Pleasure with Max Lucado – Bible Gateway Weblog

[ad_1] Content material supervisor for Bible Gateway Bible Gateway presents the Bible Connection Podcast, the place we discuss in regards to the Bible and the way it connects to each aspect of life. With over 30 years in ministry and books which have impacted numerous readers, Max Lucado is a fount of encouragement for all... Read more

Joy in the Lord | Devotional by Phil Ware

Pleasure within the Lord | Devotional by Phil Ware

[ad_1] Rejoice within the Lord all the time. I'll say it once more, Rejoice! Philippians 4:4 Thought Pleasure is discovered within the Lord, not in issues. Pleasure is present in understanding that he all the time accompanies, sustains, helps, protects, and upholds me. How can I not rejoice? God loves me a lot that he... Read more

Tasting God’s Justice & Joy

Tasting God’s Justice & Pleasure

[ad_1] EDITORS NOTE: This reflection by D.L. Mayfieldis a part of the 2019 Rising the Mild: Creation Reflections on Farmworker Justice. The wilderness and the dry land shall be glad, the desert shall rejoice and blossom; just like the crocusit shall blossom abundantly, and rejoice with pleasure and singing. The glory of Lebanon shall be... Read more

Living in God's Joy and Peace | Daily Devotionals by Thoughts about God

Dwelling in God’s Pleasure and Peace | Day by day Devotionals by Ideas about God

[ad_1] Lord, assist me to reside in Your pleasure and peace. Give me power and understanding to withstand anxiousness, anger, envy, melancholy, bitterness, hopelessness, loneliness, worry and guilt. Rescue me when my spirit is overwhelmed inside me; my coronary heart inside me is distressed (Psalm 143:4). I refuse to let my life be introduced down... Read more

The Joy of Wonder

The Pleasure of Marvel

[ad_1] Could the God of hope fill you with all pleasure and peace in believing, in order that by the ability of the Holy Spirit you could abound in hope.Romans 15:13 A Childlike Sense of Expectation Regardless of the expense and complex coordination that that many people affiliate with the Christmas season, it stays a... Read more

The Joy of Self-Denial

The Pleasure of Self-Denial

[ad_1] Expensive Self-discipline Denial of the self was a staple within the ascetic theology of the Center Ages, the means by which the religious elite might ascend to perfection. By mortifying the fleshthat is, training celibacy and poverty and internal contemplationthe candidate might hope to go by means of the phases of purgation and illumination... Read more

Video: Abe Parker and Lecrae's New Christmas Tune, 'Joy' | RELEVANT Magazine

Video: Abe Parker and Lecrae’s New Christmas Tune, ‘Pleasure’ | RELEVANT Journal

[ad_1] Attain Data has dropped a brand new Christmas compilation from among the 116 artists known as The Reward which you'll be able to stream all over the place (and even snag on vinyl, if you happen to hurry) and to offer you only a style of the festive cheer, they’ve additionally launched... Read more

The Multiplying Joy of (Shocking) Generosity

The Multiplying Pleasure of (Surprising) Generosity

[ad_1] Michael, wed love to do one thing large. I used to be driving to an appointment in the summertime of 2016 when the decision got here via my mobile phone. The caller had been an occasional donor to Gordon, the Christian school on Bostons North Shore the place I function president. We had spoken... Read more

Simon Bubb

The Pleasure of Narrating the NKJV Audio Bible – Bible Gateway Weblog

[ad_1] By Simon Bubb Bible Gateway requested Simon Bubb (@simonbubb) to supply his ideas about narrating the New King James Model, NKJV, Voice Solely Bible (Thomas Nelson, 2019). [Hearken to the New King James Model, NKJV, Voice Solely Bible if you grow to be a Gold Member on the free Bible Gateway Bible Audio App... Read more