Road to Joy Tip: Joy in Laughter

There is no better way to experience spontaneous joy than through laughter. Studies show that not only is this good medicine, it binds us together with others. And of course, we all know, it is contagious. How can you resist…


Road to Joy Tip 23: Hear the Joyful Call to Worship

Happy are those who hear the joyful call to worship, for they will walk in the light of your presence, Lord. Psalm 89:15 (NLT)

Where have you heard the call to worship and how have you responded? Each day…


Road to Joy Tip 22: One Starry Night

One Starry Night
based upon Luke 2
by Kathe Matthews

It was a cold and starry night 

Nothing but sky was in their sight

 When suddenly out of the blue 

Down from heaven an angel flew


He illuminated the sky 


Road to Joy Tip 21: Joy in Thanksgiving

Rejoice always, pray continually, give thanks in all circumstances; for this is God’s will for you in Christ Jesus. 1 Thessalonians 5:16-18 

Have you given thanks in all circumstances in your life? This command seems difficult to follow, especially when…


Road to Joy Tip 20: Seek the Lord and Rejoice

But may all who seek you rejoice and be glad in you; may those who long for your saving help always say, “The Lord is great!”  Psalm 70:4 

Where is God during the hard times? I’ve asked this question so…