Epiphany 1 - Matt 2: 1-12 #2 (You were made for Joy (Made to enjoy God,…
Epiphany 1 -
Matt 2: 1-12 #2
So, if pursuing happiness is futile
Can you pursue joy?
Is joy a choice?
Story of preachers in southern africa
x choose to be optimistic
can choose to hope?
Magi, shepherds were filled -
Probably also quite happy, as well
Hope is … Quote slide
When things look bleak, and pessimism seems appropriate, you can hope
when you have no reason to be happy, you can have joy
Knowing that ultimately it will all make sense
Joy of knowing that God loves you
God has promised so much, in the Bible (slides)
You were made for Joy
Made to enjoy God
Joy isn't an option - it's a command