Philippians 4:4 ESV

Rejoice in the Lord always; again I will say, rejoice.

Why God's Joy Is Different From The World's Happiness
As Christians, we are to look to God\'s joy and not the happiness of this world. How does the joy that comes from God differ from the happiness of this world?
Is It Sin to Be Sad?
Christ died so that even in our deepest pain and sadness, we can grieve honestly and deeply without losing our deepest joy.
The Happiness of God
God enjoys eternal happiness in himself, and he delights in satisfying his people with the overflow of that abundant joy.
Joy Is Not Optional
It is good news that joy is not optional in the Christian life, because the final weight falls not on our weak backs, but on the almighty shoulders of God himself.
Happiness Is . . .
What makes you happy? Has it shown up on one of those bumper stickers that say, Id rather be sailing . . . fishing . . . shopping . . . eating pizza . . . sleeping in?
What Is the Secret of Joy in Suffering?
How are Christians supposed to rejoice when there is so much wrong in the world and in our lives? Paul makes it clear that joy is not optional for the believer, and that we will suffer if we follow Christ. In eight minutes, John Piper uncovers the secret to unshakeable joy in pai...
Happy in Hope, Patient in Pain, Constant in Prayer
Rejoice in hope, be patient in tribulation, be constant in prayer. Here in verse 12 is a description of the Christian life: rejoicing in hope, patient in tribulation, constant in prayer. And, of course, in the wider context of Romans&
No One Will Take Your Joy from You
We are commanded to pursue all-satisfying, never-ending, invincible joy. The place we can find, keep, and share this happiness is only in God.
8 Bible verses on experiencing joy in the midst of trials
One of the biggest misconceptions when following Christ is that life becomes a whole lot easier when you\'re a Christian. This is far from the truth.
Are You Wasting Time Trying to Be Happy?
Over the past 15-plus years of ministry, there have been multiple times when Ive counseled with a husband, or my wife has counseled with another wife, who wanted to leave
Philippians 4:4-7 - Securing Happiness - 01/22/17
So far in our study through the book of Philippians, the overall theme has been approaching happiness. Now is the time of arrival. Over the course of the nex...
November 25, 2018. Head in the Clouds Isaiah 6:1-13
Notes: 1. God's glory must become real to us. 2. God's glory leads to humility. 3. God's glory leads us back to our purpose. 4. God's glory leads us to do di...
Philippians 4:4 "Harmony through Happiness (Eat Some Peaches)"
Expository message by Darrell Ferguson More sermons available at
Joy Does Not Come From Happiness
2009 Sermon from Philippians 4:4-9
Lamentations 3:27-4:22 - 01/19/17
Our Thursday night Bible Study from the book of Lamentations 3:27-4:22
Philippians 4:12-13 #struggles: contentment
Text: Philippians 4:12-13 Title: #struggles: contentment Preacher: Rev. Greg Brower As you scroll through your day, does it feel like everyone else has it al...
Ed Dillon preaching on Contentment
Philippians 4:11-13 on Being Content.
Experiencing Joy
The King is Coming Part 3: Experiencing Joy Since they look so much alike, its easy to mistake happiness for joy. Pastor Greg Surratt explains the differenc...

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