Joy in the Midst of Struggle
God wants you to experience his joy. But to do this, it is helpful to understand the difference between happiness that varies with external circumstances and joy which does not depend upon whether you are struggling or succeeding. In fact, the Bible promises joy in the midst of struggle.
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