2 Peter 1:8 (NIV)
Imagine the feeling of inexpressible joy! There are many joyous moments in life that bring about such a feeling: the birth of a precious baby, finding the love of your life, landing your dream job, …even good news from an oncology report. Of course all of these wonderful events would naturally elicit the feeling of indescribable joy, but for the child of God, joy can be experienced even in the darkest moments of life.
Here’s the astonishing truth: Joy is not the absence of sorrow, disappointments, struggles, or suffering. Joy is God’s presence in all things.
Joy is an aspect of God’s nature and character, and so to draw near to God is to…
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