Category Archives: rejoice

December 2nd- choosing to be joyful, leaving the misery aside.

Philippians 4: 8Finally, brethren, whatever is true, whatever is honorable, whatever is right, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is of good repute, if there is any excellence and if anything worthy of praise, dwell on these things. Paul … Continue reading

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November 2nd-a longer look back will reveal just how far the Lord has brought us from our sin-filled past.

Acts 16: 31They said, “Believe in the Lord Jesus, and you will be saved, you and your household.” 32And they spoke the word of the Lord to him together with all who were in his house. 33And he took them … Continue reading

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September 4th-we are looking forward to a restoration of eternal life that has been devastated by sin.

Nahum 2: 2 For the LORD will restore the splendor of Jacob Like the splendor of Israel, Even though devastators have devastated them And destroyed their vine branches. The restoration that is spoken of here may refer to restoring His … Continue reading

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July 5th-No matter what preoccupies us, it is always right to pause and acknowledge the Lord.

Isaiah 47: 4 Our Redeemer, the LORD of hosts is His name, The Holy One of Israel. In the middle of 3 chapters of a narrative addressing the people, there is a pause for one verse acknowledging the Lord with … Continue reading

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June 16th- even though we may have trials in our lives, the Lord wants us to live our lives with joy.

Ecclesiastes 8: 15So I commended pleasure, for there is nothing good for a man under the sun except to eat and to drink and to be merry, and this will stand by him in his toils throughout the days of … Continue reading

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June 14th-We should find satisfaction in toil, it is a gift of God

Ecclesiastes 1: 12I know that there is nothing better for them than to rejoice and to do good in one’s lifetime; 13moreover, that every man who eats and drinks sees good in all his labor—it is the gift of God. … Continue reading

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May 27th- How often are we praising God, thanking Him for the skills or talents He has given others?

Nehemiah 12: 24The heads of the Levites were Hashabiah, Sherebiah and Jeshua the son of Kadmiel, with their brothers opposite them, to praise and give thanks, as prescribed by David the man of God, division corresponding to division. These men … Continue reading

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