Did you know that when you are not joyful, it is actually against the will of God? God expects you to be joyful no matter what! Take Habakkuk, for example. He knew that God was going to send the Babylonian empire to execute judgment on Judah for their sins, a very frightening prospect. Listen to how Habakkuk writes while he waits for Babylon to attack: “I heard and my heart pounded, my lips quivered at the sound; decay crept into my bones, and my legs trembled.
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I was reading in the latest edition of Money magazine of a woman planning to be financially independent in a few years and to retire early. She talked about highlighting every purchase that you make and look at its value in bringing sustained happiness after the initial dopamine hit. That’s good advice. So many of our purchases are the result of impulsive feel-good decisions on the spur of the moment, but it got me thinking about what I actually do. What am I doing that will