Do you ever forget to be joyful? I know I do. I can get so easily overwhelmed by the busyness of life and little problems that I forget about my secret weapon: joy.
You see, if we know Jesus, we can have joy in all circumstances. Joy is different than happiness, happiness is based on your current situation or external conditions, but joy comes from the Lord and is found within yourself, regardless of what is going on around you.
The next time you start to get overwhelmed, remember this little verse and take heart: “for the joy of the Lord is your strength…”