That you may be overjoyed when his glory is revealed

We proclaim to you what we have seen and heard, so that you also may have fellowship with us. And our fellowship is with the Father and with his Son, Jesus Christ. We write this to make our joy complete. Continue reading

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The Fruit of the Spirit is … Joy – 13

But rejoice inasmuch as you participate in the sufferings of Christ, so that you may be overjoyed when his glory is revealed. Continue reading

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The Fruit of the Spirit is … Joy – 12

Have confidence in your leaders and submit to their authority, because they keep watch over you as those who must give an account. Do this so that their work will be a joy, not a burden, for that would be of no benefit to you. Continue reading

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The Fruit of the Spirit is … Joy – 11

What has happened to all your joy? Continue reading

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The Fruit of the Spirit is … Joy – 10

Be joyful in hope, patient in affliction, faithful in prayer. Continue reading

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The Fruit of the Spirit is … Joy – 9

When your words came, I ate them; they were my joy and my heart’s delight, for I bear your name, Lord God Almighty. Continue reading

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The Fruit of the Spirit is … Joy – 8

“They will come and shout for joy on the heights of Zion; they will rejoice in the bounty of the Lord—the grain, the new wine and the olive oil, the young of the flocks and herds. Continue reading

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The Fruit of the Spirit is … Joy – 7

My servants will sing out of the joy of their hearts … Be glad and rejoice forever in what I will create, for I will create Jerusalem to be a delight and its people a joy. I will rejoice over Jerusalem and take delight in my people; the sound of weeping and of crying will be heard in it no more. Continue reading

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The Fruit of the Spirit is … Joy – 6

Provide for those who grieve in Zion, to bestow on them a crown of beauty instead of ashes, the oil of joy instead of mourning, and a garment of praise instead of a spirit of despair. Continue reading

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The Fruit of the Spirit is … Joy – 5

The prospect of the righteous is joy, but the hopes of the wicked come to nothing. … Evildoers are snared by their own sin, but the righteous shout for joy and are glad. Continue reading

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