JOY

Defined as the feeling and expression of the inner celebration and satisfaction of the soul that transcends circumstances*

Bible stories where JOY is found:

  • The Women at the Tomb (Matthew 28:8) 
  • Sarah (Genesis 21:5-7)
  • Ruth (Ruth 1-2) 
  • Paul (Philippians 4) 
  • Mary of Bethany (John 11:17-27)

Scriptures about JOY:

  • Hebrews 12:2-3
  • 1 Peter 1:8-9
  • Proverbs 17:22
  • Psalm 16:11
  • Deuteronomy 8:6-10
  • 2 Samuel 22:49
  • Philippians 4:11-13
  • Psalm 68:19-20
  • Isaiah 54
  • Romans 8:31-32
  • 2 Corinthians 2:4, 7:9
  • Acts 5:40-42

Worship Encouragement: Heaven Song (Phil Wickham)

*Definition defined by The Tony Evans Bible Commentary (2019)