For most of the culture today, it appears that joy is elusive. Turning to entertainment, impurity, drugs, sports, relationships, shopping, or
When all the world crouches in fear, how does a Christian stand fearless and undaunted? There is a secret. Okay, it's not really a "secret" but
I've always been fascinated by word studies. Perhaps because I'm a nerd at heart or because of the tremendous insight one obtains plowing the depths
Rejoice always.Two small words that pull a punch.When Paul tells us in 1 Thessalonians 5:16 to "rejoice always," we often smile, nod, and say amen.
At the beginning of his letter to the early church, James writes: "My brethren, count it all joy when you fall into various trials, knowing that the