Road to Joy Tip 19: A Prayer

This is our prayer for you today and always:

I pray that God, the source of all hope, will fill you completely with joy and peace because you trust him. Then you will overflow with confident hope through the power


Road to Joy Tip 18: "Lord, help!"

Lord, help!” they cried in their trouble, and he saved them from their distress. He sent out his word and healed them, snatching them from the door of death. Let them praise the Lord for his great love


Road to Joy Tip 17: Rejoice in Truth and Love

Love does not delight in evil but rejoices with the truth.
I Corinthians 13:6

Are you ever afraid to share truth with someone you love? Maybe they are going down a dangerous path and you want so badly to warn…


Road to Joy Tip #16: Sing for Joy

Let the fields be jubilant, and everything in them; let all the trees of the forest sing for joy.  Psalm 96:12

Thinking about the trees "singing for joy" reminds me of listening to the rain as it falls on the…


Road to Joy Tip #15: Rejoice in the Lord

This is the day the Lord has made. We will rejoice and be glad in it.  Psalm 118:24

Some days, it is difficult to find things to be joyful about. With kids screaming, deadlines to meet, volunteer obligations or financial…


Road To Joy Tip #13: Joy in Forgiveness

Oh, what joy for those whose disobedience is forgiven, whose sin is put out of sight!  Yes, what joy for those whose record the Lord has cleared of guilt, whose lives are lived in complete honesty! Psalm 32:1-2 (NLT)



Road To Joy Tip 12: Joy in the Rear-View Mirror

When he was at the table with them, he took bread, gave thanks, broke it and began to give it to them. Then their eyes were opened and they recognized him, and he disappeared from their sight. They asked each


Road To Joy Tip #11: Joy to the World

Shout for joy to the Lord, all the earth, burst into jubilant song with music; make music to the Lord with the harp, with the harp and the sound of singing, with trumpets and the blast of the ram’s


Road To Joy Tip #10: Search for Joy

Shout for joy, you heavens; rejoice, you earth; burst into song, you mountains! For the Lord comforts his people and will have compassion on his afflicted ones.  Isaiah 49:13

What does God’s Word say about joy? Unbelievably, the word “joy”…


Road To Joy Tip #9: Make Over in Christ

I will give you a new heart and put a new spirit in you; I will remove from you your heart of stone and give you a heart of flesh.  Ezekiel 36:26

God loves us just the way we are…


Road To Joy Tip #8: Dance for Joy

Jesus said, “Let the little children come to me, and do not hinder them, for the kingdom of heaven belongs to such as these.”  Matthew 19:14 (NIV)

Joy seems almost innately implanted within small children who take such delight in…