Here are some verses you probably already have memorized:
“Always be joyful. Never stop praying. Be thankful in all circumstances, for this is God’s will for you who belong to Christ Jesus” 1 Thessalonians 5:16-18 NLT.
I believe joy is a mindset.
And I believe I’ve missed it many times.
The apostle Paul encourages us ALWAYS to be joyful, to constantly pray, to exude thankfulness even in the darkest of times. If you want to know God’s will, these difficult (but joyful sounding) mandates have God’s continual stamp of approval.
Joy comes from Jesus, a constant, fixed-yet-dynamic Savior. The more…