Posts tagged with ‘Joy’

10/21/22 THERE IS THE PROMISE OF FUTURE JOY

by Barry Lovett

“Weeping may endure for a night, but joy comes in the morning.”  Psalm 30:5 Have you experienced extreme sorrow? There is the promise of future joy amid your tears as you lean upon our loving Lord.  Leave your sorrows with Jesus, the “Man of Sorrows.”

5/19/22 EVERY SEASON BRINGS A REASON TO REJOICE

by Barry Lovett

“Nothing is better for them than to rejoice, and to do good in their lives.” Ecclesiastes 3:12   In longing for some future good we forget that every day, regardless of our circumstances is a gift from God to be used for His glory. In every season, there is a reason to rejoice and an opportunity to […]

2/02/22 REJOICE WITH THOSE WHO’VE COME TO FAITH

by Barry Lovett

“The joy of the Lord is your strength.”  Nehemiah 8:10 Those who have recently come to know Jesus as Savior have an unrestrained joy that is a delight to be around.  We rejoice with them, and so do the angels in heaven!  New Christians are in love with God and excited about knowing Him and learning from His […]

5/28/20 TO BEAR GOOD FRUIT, CLEAR OUT THE WEEDS OF SIN

by Barry Lovett

“Restore to me the joy of Your salvation.” Psalm 51:12. As David repented of the sin in his life, he prayed, “Create in me a clean heart.” Then he asked God to, “Restore to me the joy of Your salvation” (Ps. 51:10-12).  Confession and repentance of our sin renews our fellowship with the Lord and allows […]