Joy During The Wait- We spend many hours waiting at stop lights, doctor visits, and phone calls. Creative activities to do during the wait. Be productive, be prayerful, and be practical.
Joy in Crisis - Trusting God during tough times is part of finding, recognizing, and embracing joy. Having a child or family member with medical issues can be exhausting. Discover ways to rejuvenate, rest, and encourage yourself, friends, or family. Embrace precious moments-life is short.
Joy from Brokenness - Hands on activity of creating a mosaic cross out of broken vintage plates. Participants will provide a colorful plate and will break it with a hammer and then glue and grout the pieces to a wooden cross and take it home. A story of brokenness turned to joy is shared during the drying of the grout. Discover how beautiful things can come out of an ugly situations.
Joy of Blessings - Do you see them? The blessings. They are everywhere. If you do not see or hear them maybe you haven't been paying attention. God has provided everyday blessings. Examples of ways to look for blessings and be a blessing to people you encounter each day.
Joy in Giving - Joy Drained? Filler Up! Ways to fill up your joy box when you are running on empty doing random acts of joy. Practical and inexpensive ideas to scatter joy into our world and grow your joy muscles.
Joy Influencer - Influence others to share joy on social media. Be a trendsetter of joy. Use your creative and artistic abilities to encourage, inspire, and bring joy to a hurting world.
Joy inside - Negativity punched out - How can we punch out negativity when we are being bombarded with frustration, anger, and hurtful words on a regular basis. Recognize the negative things, call them out by name, and replace it with words of gratitude either by using scripture, songs, or writing.