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Christ-centered exuberance is the biblical norm

Exuberance isn’t an extraordinary expression of Christianity. It’s the biblical norm for following Jesus. Tidy Christianity tends to quench the Holy Spirit. Christianity in the Bible isn’t organized, formalized, or intellectualized. You don’t work up genuine love for Jesus. When … Continue reading

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Joyful thoughts to give you joy

Too often we let the weeds of life overrun and destroy our joy, gladness, and delight. An unhappy heart needs weeding. Joy is contagious, but you can’t catch it from unhappy people or from people who mask their heart. Life … Continue reading

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Is church like a parked bus?

Too often, church is like a parked bus. You get on and take a seat. An hour later, you get off at the same place you got on. Rather than the celebration of the living Jesus, church has too often … Continue reading

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The Joy Of Early Christianity

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Joy thoughts to help you self-identify as happy

What does it take to be happy? Just joy. MAKE CHRISTIANITY JOYFUL AGAIN! I wish more people would self-identify as happy. Maybe these thoughts will help. I like to self-identify as happy, even when I don’t feel like it. Be … Continue reading

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Get joy (not barely, but in abundance)!

When people have joy they get along. When they don’t, they don’t. You can passively wait for joy or you can learn how to release it from within. The voices you listen to will influence the choices you make. Choose … Continue reading

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Fun & adventurous Christianity

Have fun with us as we celebrate the amazing joy of the earliest Christians! More @ this link.

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Get in the joy convoy & out of the anger traffic jam

Christians should be leading a joy convoy, not following anger’s decoy. You can’t be mad and glad at the same moment. Why not embrace Christ’s joy, instead of your anger? Joy gives us the power to follow the path of … Continue reading

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Let “The Joy Of Early Christianity” be your happy place!

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If your faith isn’t fun, this can help

There’s too much discouragement and depression today. Faith without works (and joy) is dead. If your faith isn’t fun, this can help. Happy hour? O happy day? Joy unspeakable and full of glory? There was incredible joy in early Christianity. … Continue reading

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