Tag Archives: joy

Keep First Things, First

“Though you have not seen him, you love him; and even though you do not see him now, you believe in him and are filled with an inexpressible and glorious joy, for you are receiving the goal of your faith, … Continue reading

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Take Time To Rest

The words of Jesus as written in the Gospel according to Matthew… “Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest.  Take my yoke upon you and learn from me, for I am … Continue reading

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Choose How You Will Live

“Finally, all of you, live in harmony with one another; be sympathetic, love as brothers, be compassionate and humble. Do not repay evil with evil or insult with insult, but with blessing, because to this you were called so that … Continue reading

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Music And Worship

“Come, let us sing for joy to the Lord; let us shout aloud to the Rock of our salvation.  Let us come before him with thanksgiving and extol him with music and song.” Psalm 95:1-2 (This photo was taken in … Continue reading

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Turn Towards God

“God is our refuge and strength, an ever-present help in trouble.” Psalms 46:1 (This photo was taken in September of 2014 on a morning walk in a neighborhood near Minneapolis, Minnesota)

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Life By The Spirit

“But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness and self-control.  Against such things there is no law.” Galatians 5:22-23 (This photo was taken in May of 2014 at a lake place in central … Continue reading

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Contentment

The words of Paul written in his first letter to Timothy… “But godliness with contentment is great gain.  For we brought nothing into the world, and we can take nothing out of it.  But if we have food and clothing, … Continue reading

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The Peace of Christ

“Let the peace of Christ rule in your hearts, since as members of one body you were called to peace.  And be thankful. Let the word of Christ dwell in you richly as you teach and admonish one another with … Continue reading

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Go And Do

“Rejoice in the Lord always.  I will say it again: Rejoice!  Let your gentleness be evident to all.  The Lord is near.  Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests … Continue reading

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Daily Living

“Be joyful in hope, patient in affliction, faithful in prayer.  Share with God’s people who are in need.  Practice hospitality.” Romans 12:12-13 (This photo was taken in July of 2015 near Denver, Colorado)

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