The day fast approaches when we will see Jesus face to face, smile to smile, joy to joy. Between now and then, clouds WILL overspread the sky, but a song like this one encourages us see his light through the darkest storm and hear his voice through the loudest thunder. Continue Reading →
“Do NOT think of a dog wagging its tail! He’s running toward you, happy to see you, and can’t wait for you to pet him. Do NOT picture a happy dog!”
Did you think of a dog just then? I admit I did, even though I was told not to. Why didn’t I think as I was told to think? Well, of course, because minds don’t work like that. The way we stop thinking about one thing is to REPLACE the thought with another. REPLACE! Continue Reading →
Ever thought of being an ambassador? The Bible says “Now then we ARE ambassadors”. NEAT! Do we need to run out and buy some fancy clothes to succeed as an ambassador for Jesus Christ? Continue Reading →
Have you ever thought about what you most want to be known for? Parents, what do you want to be CERTAIN your children know about you? It comes as no surprise that God has thought about these questions. Continue Reading →
Can we talk about sin? I ask because our song, “Joy Joy Joy“, raises questions.
In about twenty seconds, this song — a “kid’s” song at that — manages to CONNECT God’s revealed love, a ringing heart, a bubbling heart, a well-directed life heading ever closer to heaven and TEN joys ALL with THIS ONE THING:
“My sins are all forgiven.”
This song is the kind of cheerful decoration you’d expect to find in the living room of a joyful, thankful, healthy mind. It is a wonderful song to have bubbling in your heart as you go through the day. Continue Reading →
Sometimes the best thing anyone can do for another is just to be a friend. Though Jesus is also much, much more, no one could have a better friend than Jesus! A person need never feel lost or lonely when they know Jesus as their friend. Continue Reading →
“I’ve been redeemed!” are great words to begin a day.
“I’ve been redeemed!” are words to express joy.
“I’ve been redeemed!” are words to attack fear and discouragement.
“I’ve been redeemed!” is miraculous truth.
“I’ve been redeemed!” is a powerful witness. Continue Reading →
Here’s a fun song best sung as a group. Works with kids, young people and adults. Just singing this song moves a person toward joy and strength — in just under a minute. Got a minute? Enjoy singing along, then please come back for more on JOY and STRENGTH in The Lord. Continue Reading →
Jesus Christ’s strength and faithfulness is likened to “solid rock” — not only in this song, but also in the Bible, and in the personal experiences of countless millions of people in years past and even more today. Jesus is both unmovable and unstoppable. So whether we are trying to stay put or we are crying for change, Jesus Christ is the one to turn to. Continue Reading →