Daily Devotion – Philippians 4:4 – Choose Joy

Daily Devotion – Philippians 4:4 – Choose Joy

Do you find it hard to choose joy each day? Sometimes we don’t feel like choosing joy today because of life’s circumstances. But the Bible is full of people in dire circumstances that accepted them and chose to display the joy of the Lord anyway. Here are...
Daily Devotion – Psalm 119:2-3 – Happiness and Obedience

Daily Devotion – Psalm 119:2-3 – Happiness and Obedience

Psalm 119:2-3 Happy are those who obey his decrees and search for him with all their hearts. They do not compromise with evil, and they walk only in his paths. I don’t know of anyone who doesn’t want to be happy, do you? We spend our whole lives on the...
Daily Devotion – Joy Versus Happiness

Daily Devotion – Joy Versus Happiness

Let’s get closer to see the action of this long-anticipated cage match. In the center of the cage, Joy and Happiness are standing toe to toe, staring at each other while the referee goes over the rules. Referee: “Okay, here are the rules, there are no rules,” Then the...
Daily Devotion – Does God Care About Our Happiness?

Daily Devotion – Does God Care About Our Happiness?

A quick internet search on, “Does God care about our happiness?” displays titles of blog posts and articles that provide positive, negative, and “somewhere-in-the-middle” answers to that question. Some declare that God definitely wants us to be happy. Some assert that...
Daily Devotion -When You Want Joy And Happiness

Daily Devotion -When You Want Joy And Happiness

Is there anything wrong with wanting “Joy” and “Happiness” in your life? Quite honestly, I want both! However, only one will sustain us in all circumstances. What is the difference between Joy & Happiness? Joy From a biblical perspective,...
Daily Devotion – Are You Too Happy With Your Life

Daily Devotion – Are You Too Happy With Your Life

Happiness What about your life makes you happy? Does your spouse make you happy, despite their quirks and flaws? Do your kids make you happy, despite their foolish and selfish behavior? Does your job make you happy, even though sometimes you wish you didn’t have...