Rejoice in the Lord!

Rejoice in the Lord always. I will say it again: Rejoice!

(Philippians 4:4 NIV)

From his prison cell, Paul penned the well-known verse, “Rejoice in the Lord always. I will say it again: Rejoice!” In fact, Philippians has come to be known as the epistle of joy because of its repeated emphasis on joy. If as a prisoner, Paul could find a reason to rejoice in the Lord and to encourage the Philippians to do so regardless of their circumstances, how much more could we! God’s unfailing love, promises, mercy and grace are good reasons to rejoice. He is the source of all true joy.

Thinking of who God is and what He has done should cause us to rejoice.

Published by risingwiththeson

Farah obtained her Honours Bachelor of Arts Degree (with a double major in English and Religious Studies) from the University of Toronto, where she also completed her Bachelor of Education (OISE). While she enjoys teaching, writing gives Farah equal pleasure. She began to exercise this passion with the publication of "Rising with the Son," her daily devotional blog. It is designed to help strengthen the faith of her readers in Jesus. Through her writing, it is Farah's wish to inspire others and help them develop a closer relationship with God and His Son, Jesus Christ.

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