Joyful heart - a Christian perspective
A joyful and positive attitude encourage not only us, but those around us. We should try to be an encouraging presence in the church, not a negative one.
"Cheerful giver" in the Bible: 2 Corinthians 9:7
Generosity and giving are important parts of the Christian faith. But God is more concerned with your attitude in giving than He is with the exact amount that you give.
C.H. Spurgeon : "Be of Good Cheer"
In the world ye shall have tribulation: but be of good cheer; I have overcome the world. (John 16:33) My Lord's words are true as to the tribulation. I have my share of it beyond all doubt. The flail is not hung up out of the way, nor can I hope that it...I lie upon the th