Tag Archives: joy

Time to Celebrate (Aug 17)

A major work has been completed. The walls have been rebuilt. Despite opposition and numerous setbacks, the job has been completed. It was time to celebrate. Continue reading

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A Joyful Heart of Praise (July 12)

It’s time to worship the Lord. It’s time to sing Hallelujah! Continue reading

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Busy or Abiding? (May 26)

You were created to live a “fruitful” life. We all want that: to make a difference; to accomplish something important; to leave this life with a legacy of significance. But how do we get there? How do we live the “fruitful life”? How do we “bear much fruit”? Continue reading

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He Bears Our Burdens (May 11)

“Praise be the Lord, to God our Savior, who daily bears our burdens. Our God is a God who saves” (Psalm 68:19-20). Continue reading

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Sackcloth to Joy (Feb 22)

February 22 Sackcloth to Joy Today’s Scripture Readings: Psalms 30:6-12 | Leviticus 13:1-59 | Mark 6:1-29 | Proverbs 10:10 Today’s Scripture Focus: Psalms 30:6-12 “You turned my wailing into dancing; you removed my sackcloth and clothed me with joy, [12] … Continue reading

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Meditating on Your Works (July 5)

July 5 Meditating on Your Works Today’s Scripture Readings: Psalm 145:1-7 | 1 Chronicles 1:1-2:17 | Acts 23:11-35 | Proverbs 18:14-15 Today’s Scripture Focus: Psalm 145:1-7 “On the glorious splendor of your majesty, and on your wondrous works I will … Continue reading

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Busy or Abiding? (May 26)

May 26 Busy or Abiding? Today’s Scripture Readings: Psalm 120:1-7 | 2 Samuel 9:1-11:27 | John 15:1-27 | Proverbs 16:1-3 Today’s Scripture Focus: John 15 “I am the vine; you are the branches. If you remain in me and I … Continue reading

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Always (Oct 12)

October 12 Always Today’s Scripture Readings Psalms 115:1-8 | Jeremiah 19:1-21:14 | 1 Thessalonians 5:4-28 | Proverbs 25:8-10 Today’s Scripture Focus: 1 Thessalonians 5 Be joyful always; [17] pray continually; [18] give thanks in all circumstances, for this is God’s … Continue reading

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Joy in the House of Prayer (Sept 28)

September 28 Joy in the House of Prayer Today’s Scripture Readings: Psalms 107:1-9 | Isaiah 54:1-57:13 | Ephesians 6:1-24 | Proverbs 24:8 Today’s Scripture Focus: Isaiah 54:1-57:13 “These I will bring to my holy mountain and give them joy in … Continue reading

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Holy Love (Sept 10)

September 10 Holy Love Today’s Scripture Readings: Psalm 103:1-5 | Isaiah 6:1-7:25 | 2 Corinthians 11:16-33 | Proverbs 23:1-3 Today’s Scripture Focus: Isaiah 6 & Psalm 103 “Holy, holy, holy is the LORD Almighty; the whole earth is full of … Continue reading

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