Reading The Book of Joy, by Edmund Tutu and Dalai Lama
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I have been feeling the need for more strength and I realized it has been a long time since I’ve just been joyful… Read More
There are many circumstances in my life that could steal my joy. Choosing JOY as my One Word enables me to focus on the… Read More
I want others to see that I am joyful, so that my light, or joy, can be transferred to others.
I want to experience a deeper sense oy joy that is not determined by circumstance. Joy that becomes my strength… joy… Read More
Joy represents the one thing i would love to have more of in my life.
It’s a reminder of God’s promise that joy comes in the morning!
It’s so easy to be negative in this life. Working at finding the joy in each day will take focus and energy.
2015 was filled with many tears over loved ones who are struggling with life decisions and have wondered away from… Read More
I have struggled with anxiety and depression for nearly 30 years. I have desired, sought, prayed for “joy” since I was… Read More
I need to remember God is my joy… And no one can take that away
2015 was a year of much stress. To counterbalance that, I sought peace and rest. Those are good things, but I neglected… Read More
Be joyful always. I need to focus on creating joy for myself and my family in 2016.
Its been a very prayerful decision, and the word JOY kept coming back to me over and over again. I have had a hard year… Read More
to overcome my depression and have some joy & happiness in my life.
Joy does not often come easy in moments of need or stress. I need to chose to have joy in those moments, something that… Read More
JOY – God has made me me aware of how I need to learn to daily fight for my JOY. Regardless of my circumstances, I can… Read More
The Lord has been showing this word to me through other people, Bible verses, books and various other means. He wants… Read More
This year…through a long process…I ended up picking the first word that was laid on my heart. I have spent the past… Read More
My word is JOY. I want to always take joy in the Lord and focus on all the good things He has given me.
I need to learn to enjoy the wonders of this life that God has given me. I am too cynical, pessimistic and just plain… Read More
I want to be joyful about living alone, I want to be joyful about the aches and pains and limitations of aging; I want… Read More
Over the years of raising my children and teaching I have lost myself and I need to discover who I am and find My joy… Read More
After I wrote my list out and prayed and prayed about it. Today, the words Unspeakable Joy came running through my… Read More
My mother gave me the middle name “joy” and I gave it to my own daughter 35 years later. However, this year, I hope… Read More
God is good and I want to express it more through Joy in 2015.
I didnt do good asticking to my one word last year so Im continuing my journey to go forwards.
Last year was an extremely difficult year, and I let the trials of life steal my joy in everything. I want to… Read More
I have been following a devotional called 21 Days to Beat Depression by Carol McLeod, which is about focusing on joy. I… Read More
I chose this word because I’ve known for a while that I am not experiencing true godly joy. And I’m tired of things… Read More
I picked JOY because past situations and distrust stole the light that used to shine through me. My son and my parents… Read More
I am praying 2014 will be the year that I let JOY infuse every aspect of my life, my marriage, my parenting, my… Read More
Five years ago, I lost three babies in first and second trimester miscarriages. God has brought much healing, but I… Read More
Too much heartache in my past. Time to turn it into joy, regardless of my circumstances.
Want to focus on having joy each day, no matter what.
I often am often desiring happiness or satisfaction, but Jesus wants us to have Joy which is something far better and… Read More
I need to be reminded of the true meaning of the word joy. Psalm 16:2 Apart from You, I have no good thing.
I chose this word to help me to remember to bring joy to others, to put joy in my heart and to remember that Jesus died… Read More
I tend to be so hard on myself(and on others also) I am a perfectionist. It sometimes drives me crazy. I know that… Read More
I am contented and find joy in our children and grandchildren, but feel there is more to joy.
Joy is reflective. It is evident in my physical appearance, my attitude, my interactions, my words, everything. To… Read More
Because it reflects all aspects of everything that I want to change.
In choosing my word, I thought a lot about what’s happened recently. Ultimately, I want to leave behind the days where… Read More
I am a very optimistic and happy person. I think I find a lot of joy in life. This year I want to share that joy with… Read More
i want to always experince the JOY in everything i do for the Lord…..
Each day is a gift and I need to remember that God provides joy in each of the days He has given me, no matter my… Read More
resolutions usually seem to go by the way side after a couple weeks, usually with guilt. The ideal of focusing on just… Read More
I woke in the middle of the night a few months ago with a burning desire to do a word study on “joy of The Lord.” Then… Read More
Joy of the Lord
2012 was a very challenging year on so many levels. As I struggled through the past few months, “joy” kept surfacing in… Read More
I want to have the joy of the LORD displayed in me and through me this year!
With joy so many other attributes of the… Read More
I choose to be joy filled regardless of my circumstances. This will be a supernatural act of God as I struggle in this… Read More