joy - 3.8.2020
Today’s Scripture: Luke 10:17-24
Count it all joy, my brothers, when you meet trials of various kinds, for you know that the testing of your faith produces steadfastness. James 1:2-3
WHERE IS JOY FOUND?
1. Joy is found in SERVING Jesus. v 17
Now to him who is able to do far more abundantly than all that we ask or think, according to the power at work within us, to him be glory in the church and in Christ Jesus throughout all generations, forever and ever. Amen. Ephesians 3:20-21
2. Joy is found in experiencing VICTORY over the enemy. v 18-19
3. Joy is found in our SALVATION. v 20
Restore to me the joy of your salvation. Psalm 51:12
+Jesus REJOICES. v 21-24
As the bridegroom rejoices over the bride, so shall your God rejoice over you. Isaiah 62:5
These things I have spoken to you, that my joy may be in you, and that your joy may be full. John 15:11
Until now you have asked nothing in my name. Ask, and you will receive, that your joy may be full. John 16:24
And we are writing these things so that our joy may be complete. 1 John 1:4
Weeping may tarry for the night, but joy comes with the morning. Psalm 30:5
3 Trust in the Lord, and do good;
dwell in the land and befriend faithfulness.
4 Delight yourself in the Lord,
and he will give you the desires of your heart.
5 Commit your way to the Lord;
trust in him, and he will act.
6 He will bring forth your righteousness as the light,
and your justice as the noonday.
7 Be still before the Lord and wait patiently for him;
fret not yourself over the one who prospers in his way,
over the man who carries out evil devices!
God’s word reveals to you who Jesus is and knowing Jesus will BRING YOU JOY.
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