A Narrow-Minded Woman is building a dictionary of theological terms and Biblical references. Today we define the word "joy." Joy is a characteristic of the fruit of the Spirit. It is deeper, eternal, and independent of our circumstances. Our joy is found in the person of Christ.Dictionary

Define: Joy

Joy Merriam-Webster: Joy noun a) the emotion evoked by well-being, success, or good fortune or by the prospect of possessing what one desires : delight b) the expression or exhibition of such emotion : gaiety a state of happiness or felicity : bliss a source or cause of delight My Definition: Joy is more than just being happy. Joy is hope in what is outside of our current …

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“Fear Not, I Am Your Shield and Great Reward” Exegesis of Genesis 15:1Genesis

The Life of Abraham: “Fear Not, I Am Your Shield and Great Reward”

The Life of Abraham: “Fear Not, I Am Your Shield and Great Reward” In the previous chapter, we read of Abram rescuing Lot who had greatly disrespected him. On the return from the rescue mission, Abram is met by two kings: the king of Sodom and Melchizedek, the king of righteousness and peace. Now God Himself meets with Abram. “In …

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