In turning to my morning reading, my Bible opened to the page with this verse. Funny how God provides us guidance in the simplest way.
In verse 4, it tells us to “𝙍𝙚𝙟𝙤𝙞𝙘𝙚 𝙞𝙣 𝙩𝙝𝙚 𝙇𝙤𝙧𝙙 𝙖𝙡𝙬𝙖𝙮𝙨.”
In the world we live in with all the craziness, health issues, and negative news, it is hard to remain joyful sometimes.
But even while in prison, Paul is writing to the Philippians to be joyful.
His attitude teaches us an important lesson:
Our inner attitudes do not have to reflect our outward circumstances.
It is easy to get discouraged about health issues or unpleasant circumstances that may be in our lives, but we should have
that no matter what happens to us, Jesus Christ is with us and will
🅝🅔🅥🅔🅡 🅐🅑🅐🅝🅓🅞🅝 🅤🅢.
If you haven’t been joyful lately, maybe it is time to look at circumstances in your life with a different perspective.
If you are 𝙣𝙚𝙚𝙙𝙞𝙣𝙜 𝙖 𝙥𝙧𝙖𝙮𝙚𝙧 𝙩𝙤𝙙𝙖𝙮, know that I said a prayer for you this morning.