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Thursday, September 1, 2016 11:17 AM

SUPERNATURAL JOY: WHY JOY IS SO IMPORTANT?

Thursday, September 1, 2016 11:17 AM
Thursday, September 1, 2016 11:17 AM

JOY IS…

  1. SUPERNATURAL – BECAUSE JESUS CHRIST – GOD-WITH-US – GIVES IT TO US JOHN 15:11
  2. STRENGTH AND POWER – FOR OUR SPIRITUAL INCREASE NEHEMIAH 8:10
  3. SOOTHING SERUM – INNER HEALING PROV.17:22 (CHEERFUL HEART = GOOD MEDICINE)
  4. SPREADING TO OTHERS – CONTAGIOUS LUKE 2:10 – THE WAY THE SHEPHERDS SHARED HEAVEN’S JOY
  5. STAMINA-BUILDING – BUILDING ENDURANCE IF WE LEARN TO FIND JOY WHEN WE FACE TRIALS JAMES 1:2

 PROBLEM: WHERE’S THE JOY WHEN WE SUFFER LOSS OR FACE FEAR OR FAILURE???

 GOD’S WORD ANSWERS…   WHERE IS THE JOY OF THE LORD???

  1. In His love (Jn.15:9-12)
  2. In His presence (Ps.16:11)
  3. In His salvation (Ps.51:12)
  4. In repentance to God (Lk.15:7)
  5. In believing on Jesus (Mt.2:9-10)
  6. In the Spirit of Christ (Gal.5:22)
  7. In answered prayer (Ps.63:5-7)

4 ACTION STEPS…  

1. Thank God for your salvation. (Lk.10:20)

2. Praise God while you have breath. (Ps.150:6)

3. Ask (Ph.4:6)

4. Wait ion The Lord (Ps.46:10)

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