Resurrected Living
"What are you going to do with your new resurrected life? This is the heroic question." Richard Rohr

Posts Tagged ‘Joy

Rejoice in the Lord

November 14, 2021

“Rejoice in the Lord always; again I will say, rejoice.” (Philippians 4:4) Over and over again in the book of Philippians, Paul instructs the church to rejoice in the Lord. We might assume this to be general advice for all Christians, but when we examine the circumstances at Philippi, it makes these statements quite remarkable. […]

Joy and The Lovin’ Spoonful

September 24, 2021

“A joyful heart is good medicine.” (Proverbs 17:22) Music can evoke many different feelings and emotions. A song may make a person feel happy, sad, angry, excited, etc. Music is powerful. God knows this, and this is why music is part of his plan. Songs are scattered throughout the Bible. The church sings when it […]

Joy to the World: A Christmas Homily

December 22, 2018

I want to invite you to remember what it was like to be a child on Christmas morning. Think back to waking up and being filled with excitement and wonder, rushing into the living room where the tree was lit and decorated and surrounded by presents, opening gifts in the presence of your family, and […]

What I’ve Learned From Being a Father

June 15, 2013

Becoming a father is one of the greatest things that has happened in my life. There are moments when being a parent is frustrating and exhausting, but the good greatly outweighs the bad. I would not trade being a parent for anything in this world. It has brought me great joy, but maybe more importantly, […]

Peter Kreeft on C. S. Lewis

February 18, 2013