Sprinkles are just happiness added on top. The can cover a mistake in the frosting or enhance the flavor of the banana split. They are colorful and fun. We can be the sprinkle to someone’s day. When we chose joy, we can spread it like sprinkles.
Fears can keep us from living or cause us to live knowing we need to overcome. There is no fear in love. If we are to love ourselves and others we can’t have fear rule. If fear rules there is no joy.
Spring joys help us get through the dry seasons, the cold spells. They are the things you think of that bring a smile to your face. They are what makes your heart skip a beat. Spring joys are what you hold to, to help give you strength when needed
People were talking and there was chaos everywhere. Where could he be? The guards said the body was gone. The tomb was empty. He is Risen! And only those who believe can hear the applause from heaven and the joy abounding
It is so easy to get into the state of being overwhelmed. A phone call can put us there, a long week can put us there, kids can put us there. Where do we go for our strength? Do we try and get through life on our own? Joy can be the strength we need.
Laughing is cardio, laughing and being joyous is healing and healthy. To be joyful doesn’t always mean you’re happy, but being happy means you have joy.
I expected to write and have everyone read what I wrote. I expected for things in my life to just work out. If these expectations don’t line up with what God has planned for my life, they will not happen.
I love when little bits of joy are sprinkled into my life. I love it more when they seem to be spontaneous even if they have been planned. A smile from a child, fresh baked brownies, a good talk with family. All are little bits of joy.
Finding the Joy Breaks sounds hard at times especially when life seems out of control and always busy. It’s at these times when even a sunset seen on the way home can be joyful. Don’t forget that joy doesn’t have to be just in the big things.