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God’s joy cannot be manufactured or packaged; rather it is a spontaneous response to the presence of the spirit with us. God’s joy is wild and free!

Joy is appreciating that all that we have, all that we are, and all that we will be comes from God, the Creator, who is still creating.

  • What is your understanding of God’s joy?
  • In a distressing and despairing world, how will you and your community of faith find and spread God’s joy?

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You show me the path of life. In your presence there is fullness of joy (Psalm 16:11).

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Sunday Blessings: Joy

For the 3rd Sunday in Advent and the Week Following Why is a pink candle often used on the 3rd Sunday in Advent? The third Sunday is Gaudete Sunday (gaudete is Latin for rejoice). The pink or rose colour is

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Video: Where Would You Search for Joy?

Download this video [MP4] Download the video transcripts [RTF] We hope you enjoy this video. Where will you search for signs of God’s joy this Advent season? Check out some more engaging blogs on the theme of joy, or revisit

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Friday Prayers: Joy

“May those who sow in tears reap with shouts of joy.” (Psalm 126:5) Where do we find God’s joy in our lives? It might seem like an easy task at this time of year, surrounded by music, family time, special

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Wednesday Chapel: Joy

Family Advent Time for December 13 Welcome back to Wednesday Chapel. If you need an introduction to these ideas for a special family Advent time, visit the Wednesday Chapel blog on the theme of Hope. Joy Gather around your Advent

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