Who inspires you? Who has planted that great thought that changed your life or way of thinking about something?
One easy way to do that is to let joy shine out from you.
Here’s a simple truth: If you have joy inside, it will find a way to show off. 🙂 Sometimes a smile is all it takes. A heartfelt one is especially effective.
2 Corinthians 5:20-21 says this:
“We’re Christ’s representatives. God uses us to persuade men and women to drop their differences and enter into God’s work of making things right between them. We’re speaking for Christ himself now: Become friends with God; he’s already a friend with you.”
Who inspires me?
I have a couple of dear friends who are going through tremendous difficulty. Yet, whenever I see them, they’re smiling. Not the bland, forced smile, either. The all-out, joy-down-in-my-heart smiles.
I’m most inspired by the Word of God that gives me daily strength and inspiration.
You will show me the path of life;
In Your presence is fullness of joy;—Psalm 16:11
So, make someone’s day better today. If you make the effort and are rewarded with a smile, that will make your day better too.
Big news next week! See you then.