Challenge #8: Be: Joy-Filled




Happiness is fleeting.

It comes and goes.




Joy is a gift from God.

It comes from knowing and loving Him.



Take the Challenge:



Step 1:

Claim your joy by breaking free of dependence on possessions and purchases.

  • Give what you don’t need to those that are in need.
  • Don’t purchase to feel better; give to create change.

Step 2:

Tame your need for happiness provided by things.

  • Volunteer
  • Clear your schedule to spend time with family


Step 3:

Aim your life towards God’s work in the world.

You will find joy when you live into what God is calling you to do.

  • Help the poor, the widowed, the orphan, and the alien.
  • Pray with the sick and the shut-in.
  • Love your neighbor.


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Share them with us at Share Your Story or email them to us at weluvrva@bonairbaptist.org.




Take the next challenge.

Be: Encouraging



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