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Will You Choose Joy?

I Choose Joy-Becky

“There is nothing dreary or doubtful about (the life). It is meant to be continually joyful…We are called to a settled happiness in the Lord whose joy is our strength.”                                              ~ Amy Carmichael

“My soul is satisfied as with marrow and fatness,
 and my mouth offers praises with joyful lips. When I remember You on my bed, 
I meditate on You in the night watches,for You have been my help,
 and in the shadow of Your wings I sing for joy.” Psalm 63:5-7 (NAS) Continue reading “Will You Choose Joy?”

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Are You Wearing The Joy Of The Lord?

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There are many scriptures that mention joy.  John 15:7-11 reminds us, “If we abide in Him and His Word abides in us, we should ask whatever we wish, and it will be done for us.”  We are then told to abide in His love.  It is important to note that if God’s Word abides in us, we will pray according to His will.  Therefore, anything we request in our prayers must be aligned to the will and purposes of God, if we expect them to be answered. This is a joyful hope and worth some meditation!  Continue reading “Are You Wearing The Joy Of The Lord?”