Sermons on joy
James 1:2-4 Trials are designed by the Lord for our good!
Luke 10:38-42. A simple narrative tells us of a family inviting Jesus into their home. One sits at His feet listening, one serves. Who chose correctly? Is listening to Christ our best and highest concern? It should be!
Luke 10:17-24 Where is your joy found? Is it found in victory in the Christian life? Is it found in success in ministry? Jesus tells His people to rejoice that your names are written in heaven. A grand picture of God’s absolute sovereignty in election which is the only way true joy is even possible. Jesus also makes it clear that is bring joy to God to save all those He chose before the foundation of the world to write…