"Happiness depends on your circumstances and Joy comes from God."
Iris quotes John Piper, saying that "Joy is in your bones."
Even though I hope you'll go over to Iris' blog, after reading this, or you came to me from her blog, I want to share the same scripture that she shared. I read this scripture just recently and thought about and prayed for those I know who are going through very difficult times in hospitals.
"May the God of hope fill you with all Joy and peace in believeing , so that by the power of the Holy Spirit, you may abound in hope."
Romans 15:13 ESV
Today, I am thankful for the JOY of
1. being in God's word and listening to Him speak to me.
fulfilling His purpose for me, as a
3. Mom, Mom-n-law, Gramma
4. Daughter, Family member, neighbor, friend
Please join me and Sonya at http://www.truth4thejourney.blogspot.com/
and Iris at http://www.eph2810.com/
to share the 5 things that you are thankful for bringing you joy today.