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Choose happy

Do you know we have a choice to be happy? Yes, we have the choice to have joyous happy days or sad unhappy ones. And we have the choice to be unbothered by the things that try to stop our flow. Isaiah 12:3 says "with joy you will draw water from the wells of salvation.” 

Remember, God looks after you -- His people -- and there is no need to put any effort into the things that don't make you stronger. We have to draw strength from within, Psalm 31:7 says "rejoice and be glad in the Lord God.” I had to learn that for myself, so now I write about it, I speak about it, and I teach about it. And like David, I will bless the Lord, because He has wondrously shown his steadfast love to me when I was in a bad place (Psalm 31:21). I know the power of the Lord and He has brought me from the pit of despair. Now I will be happy in Him. I trust in Him, because I know His majestic beauty. I value Him, because He has turned my ashes into beauty. He will do the same for all those who love Him and call Him Lord. He will do that all the days of their lives. God is worthy to be praised. 
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  1. Every day with the Lord is a day of strength. I withdraw from HIs happiness and His joy.

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  2. That's awesome, Ms. Terri. I can tell you draw from His happiness and joy. That's why you're so happy and joyous in the things you do.

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