5 Bible Verses about Joy
There are many commands in the Bible: Don’t murder, don’t steal, don’t commit adultery…
But have you ever read the one about joy?
In Deuteronomy, scripture commands us to REJOICE ALWAYS!
Over 30 verses commanding joy are in the Bible. Today, we’re going to show you 5 of them!
“But let all those rejoice who put their trust in You; Let them ever shout for joy, because You defend them; Let those also who love Your name Be joyful in You.”
— Psalm 5:11
“Shout joyfully to the LORD, all the earth; Break forth in song, rejoice, and sing praises.”
— Psalm 98:4
“Fear not, O land; Be glad and rejoice, For the LORD has done marvelous things!”
— Joel 2:21
“Rejoice and be exceedingly glad, for great is your reward in heaven, for so they persecuted the prophets who were before you.”
— Matthew 5:12
“Rejoice in the Lord always. Again I will say, rejoice!”
— Philippians 4:4
Here’s some homework after reading these:
- Sing a song of the Lord’s praises!
- Fill a blank sheet of paper with all the marvelous things God has done for you.
- Pray to God and thank Him for His goodness!