Are you joyful? What is the source of your joy? Do you know how joy can benefit your business?
“Rejoice in the Lord always, again I will say, rejoice!” – Philippians 4:4
I don’t know about you, but I have a hard time seeing people walk around with frowns on their faces. They more resemble prunes rather than fresh, sweet, juicy oranges. Some say it is not realistic to be joyful all the time, but I say it is. Scripture commands us to walk in the Spirit, and one of the fruits of the Spirit is JOY. If you are not joyful then you are not walking in the Spirit. Joy is an internal, deeply rooted sense of happiness that is demonstrated by external enthusiasm. This joy is like fresh water that comes from an abundant stream, which flows from the Holy Spirit. It is like freshly squeezed orange juice straight from the source. The joy of the Lord is a joy that only God can provide. It is a joy that flows from a dynamic relationship with the Lord, good stewardship over the things He places under our care, and an internal sense of accomplishment.
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