For ye shall go out with joy, and be led forth with
peace, the mountains and the hills shall break forth
before you into singing, and all the trees of the fields
shall clap their hands.
-Isaiah 55:12 (KJV)
Joy is the Echo of God’s Life within Us.
Psalm 16:11 (KJV)
….In thy presence is fulness of joy; at they right hand there are pleasures for evermore.
John 15:11 (KJV)
These things have I spoken unto you, that my joy might remain in you, and that your joy might be full.
John 16:22 (KJV)
And ye now therefore have sorrow: but I will see you again, and your heart shall rejoice, and your joy no man taketh from you.
Isaiah 35:10 (KJV)
And the ransomed of the Lord shall return, and come to Zion with songs and everlasting joy upon their heads: they shall obtain joy and gladness, and sorrow and sighing shall flee away.
1Peter 1:8 (KJV)
Whom having not seen, ye love; in whom, though now ye see him not, yet believing, ye rejoice with joy unspeakable and full of glory:
Be encouraged in the word. Be encouraged in your prayers.