Category: Joy and The Christian Life


Joy and the Christian Life, Pt. 5 – Suffering

You struggle against sin, but your struggles haven’t killed you. 5 You have forgotten the encouraging words that God speaks to you as his children: “My child, pay attention when the Lord disciplines you.     Don’t give...


Joy and the Christian Life, Pt. 3 – Rewards

But recall the former days when, after you were enlightened, you endured a hard struggle with sufferings, sometimes being publicly exposed to reproach and affliction, and sometimes being partners with those so treated. For...


Joy and the Christian Life – Direction

Rejoice always, pray without ceasing, give thanks in all circumstances; for this is the will fo God in Christ Jesus for you. – 1 Thessalonians 5:16-18. Some years ago I was reading through Martin...