Preparing for Sunday (10/18/20)
Psalm 126 gives us the source of having an “unwavering joy”. Even if you are not a follower of Christ, who doesn’t want joy? Gladness. Happiness.
Throughout the scriptures a characteristic of the follower of Jesus is one of joy. The fruit of the Spirit starts out with “love, JOY, peace, etc.” Philippians 4:4 says “Rejoice in the Lord always; again I will say, rejoice.” The joy of the Scriptures is less of a personality trait – some people happen to be born more bubbly or “glass half fullers” than others – and more of heart level view of life. As Eugene Peterson puts it, joy is what God gives, not what we work up to:
Scripture Passage: Psalm 126
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