The Joy Set Before Us

James was the brother of Jesus. He was saved after Jesus was crucified and resurrected. James became a believer and was mightily used by God at Jerusalem. He said to count it joy when we’re tried so we can learn patience. James 1:1-4 James, a servant of God and of the...

Joy In Tribulation

Joy: deep satisfaction and assurance that God is in control no matter what our circumstances are. James 1:1-2 James, a servant of God and of the Lord Jesus Christ, to the twelve tribes which are scattered abroad, greeting. My brethren, count it all joy when ye fall...

Sow In Tears, Reap In Joy

“They that sow in tears shall reap in joy. He that goeth forth and weepeth, bearing precious seed, shall doubtless come again with rejoicing, bringing his sheaves with him.” Psalm 126:5-6  

Do You Have the Joy of the Lord?

One way that we show joy and gladness is through singing. Some people don’t like to sing, however, God’s word teaches us to praise Him in song. There are 56 verses in Psalms that tell us to sing– one of the verses says it four times. Some verses say “make...