Why Don’t Christians Look More Joyful?

by Jack Wellman
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Don’t you think Christians should be the most joyful people on the planet? Why don’t the redeemed look more like the Redeemer? Biblical Joy The Hebrew word for joy is an interesting word. It comes from the Hebrew word “simchah” and can mean “joy, gladness, pleasure,” as in having “the joy of God,” but another […]

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Laughter and Merriment is Good Medicine: Great KJV Bible Verses

by Pamela Rose Williams
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It has been said that laughter is good medicine. Did you know this is a Biblical concept? Here are some great KJV Bible verses about laughter, merriment and joy. Do you have a favorite? Some Examples of Laughter 2 Chronicles 30:10 So the posts passed from city to city through the country of Ephraim and Manasseh […]

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KJV Bible Verses About Fruit of the Spirit

by Pamela Rose Williams
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When someone talks about the fruit of the Spirit most believers know you can find a great list in Galatians 5:22-23. But where else can you find similar concepts that show evidence of that fruit in the King James Version of the Bible? Let’s take a look. Fruit of the Spirit “But the fruit of […]

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12 Bible Verses To Cheer You Up

by Derek Hill
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Life can get pretty rough. It can get chaotic. It can hurt you. It can make you depressed. It can make you sad. Life might always seem like problem after problem. Is there any relief from all of the hardships, tragedy and bumps in the road? You bet! God loves You and the Bible has […]

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What Does the Bible Say About Crying and Tears?

by Crystal McDowell
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Crying comes easy for some people. They cry when they are happy or sad. While some of us only cry when we are deeply moved. We are created with the ability to cry not only as an expression for our emotions, but also as an opportunity to release pent up feelings. Sometimes people who struggle […]

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Does the Bible Promise Happiness?

by Jack Wellman
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There are many precious promises for Christians but does God promise us happiness in this life?  What does the Bible say is in store for believers in this world? What is Happiness? The word happiness is based upon “happenings” and what happens in this life is certainly not always happy.  In fact, Jesus said, “I […]

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Bible Study on Joy: 7 Things You Need To Know

by Robert Driskell
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The word ‘joy’ is defined by Merriam-Webster as, “the emotion evoked by well-being, success, or good fortune or by the prospect of possessing what one desires…the expression or exhibition of such emotion…a state of happiness” .  Let us look at the biblical understanding of ‘joy’. Worldly Joy Is Fickle And Temporary The joy that the […]

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Bible Verses About Joy: 20 Uplifting Scripture Quotes

by Pamela Rose Williams
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Joy reminds me of a song from my childhood —♪♫♪ I’ve got that joy, joy, joy, joy down in my heart … ♪♫♫. Once that song gets into your heart you will be singing it all day! True joy can only be attained as part of the fruit of the Spirit (Gal 5:22). It is […]

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