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Happiness and Joy

Joy does not equal happiness. Joy describes the inner peace coming from true contentment with the Lord, present in a person whether happy or sad.

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Bible Teachings on Happiness and Joy

Enjoy what you have rather than desiring what you don't have. Just dreaming about nice things is meaningless; it is like chasing the wind. ...

I have found this principle to be true: It is not happy people who are thankful—it is thankful people who are happy.

When God actively works in a situation, good can come out of it — even in the darkest of situations.

To balance out the "work hard and succeed" promises of the Book of Proverbs, the Book of Ecclesiastes assures us that human beings cannot find their...

Christianity has a reputation for being the "don't" religion — a killjoy faith designed to keep people from enjoying their lives. Nothing could be...

Questions about Happiness and Joy

If you are fellowshipping with God and serving Him, peace and happiness will be there despite the circumstances. You can be happy in the midst of...

The deep, deep happiness that transcends all else comes from knowing God and, in turn, from being known by Him.

The manifestation of the fruit of the Spirit in our lives is the tangible evidence that we are being changed into the nature of Jesus Christ.

I wondered, if we call God good when things go right, does it mean He’s not good when things go wrong?

Some think when they have a religious experience and suddenly want to live well and do good in the world, that is Christianity. They may get some...

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Devotions about Happiness and Joy

How are our souls cleansed from the grime that comes from daily life?

We should be cautious of the motivation behind any resolutions we might make.

Let the light of Christ burn brighter in your heart and home than any Christmas lights could ever do.

The third week of Advent we recognize joy. Joy has many shades. It should never be determined by how we feel, but on who God is.

Part of the fall of man is a predisposition to focus on the negative, and let’s be real, there’s plenty of that to go around.

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Videos about Happiness and Joy

In her book, "Joy Like a Mountain," Talasi Guerra shares the key ingredients to experiencing joy in the journey of life.

Katherine knew she would miss out on the joy of life if she held on to hatred for the man who shot her father while he was in the line of duty as a...

With your support, CBN and likeminded organizations were able to bless thousands of military families with Superbook Boxes filled with Christmas joy...

Avid outdoorsman Alex Soare injurers his hip and leg while exercising, but the pain only increases for his amputated leg which was too long...

The Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade has brought holiday cheer for 94 years and 2020 will be no different with brand new balloons and floats, and of...

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Articles on Happiness and Joy

Christy suffered a jaw injury that kept her away from singing praises to the Lord until one day she heard her heart’s desire...

May the Author of Christmas sing his songs of peace into your heart. ~Kathy Carlton Willis

Jesus Brings the Gift of Peace

This Christmas, unwrap the gift of God's peace and share it with others.

Marie was concerned about catching COVID from touching food and money at her community marketplace in Peru. She knew that hand-washing can destroy...

Mai, a single mom in Thailand with a 1-year-old child was grateful for her job in a garment factory. But the pandemic took it away. Soon, it came...

John O'Leary discusses In Awe, about how people can reignite their senses and live a life of awe and wonder.

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