Abundant Joy

Happiness is often in the eye of the beholder. Most people who see a rainbow admire it for a few seconds and go about their business. This little girl is different. She saw it and called her grandma with joy! Let’s listen in:

Kids are often brutally honest. They exhibit the kind of faith that Jesus commended. In Matthew 18:3, Jesus said, "…Truly I tell you, unless you change and become like little children, you will never enter the kingdom of heaven." The disciples were arguing on who would be greatest in the kingdom, so Jesus provided a new perspective. He used a child to illustrate a deep theological truth.

Solomon tried the happiness that is offered by the world and found it to be lacking: "I said to myself, 'Come now, I will test you with pleasure to find out what is good.' But that also proved to be meaningless. 'Laughter,' I said, 'is madness. And what does pleasure accomplish?'" (Ecclesiastes 2:1–2). Many of us have learned that the "joy" of the world is hollow, but the joy offered by God is meaningful and abundant.

"Those the LORD has rescued will return. They will enter Zion with singing; everlasting joy will crown their heads. Gladness and joy will overtake them, and sorrow and sighing will flee away" (Isaiah 35:10).

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