Tag Archives: Joy and Delight

Delight: Rediscovering the Joy

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Delight: Rediscovering the Joy To delight (be satisfied, gratified, entirely content) is to receive a high (perhaps the highest) degree of pleasure or joy. To give delight is to share our life in such a way that our presence,  gifts, and … Continue reading

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The Ghost of Christmas Present: A Journey Into Joy

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The Ghost of Christmas Present: A Journey Into Joy From the prison to the poor-house, Scrooge discovers what life requires of us who have been given so much.  He also learns what life exacts from others when we hoard our … Continue reading

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Delight: God’s Original and Ultimate Goal

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Delight, God’s Original and Ultimate Goal Dallas Willard once defined love as an affection that’s always directed toward what is good for its objects.  From Creation to Restoration, God’s good has always been directed toward us! God’s goal, the primary … Continue reading

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