In a world filled with unimaginable hardship and pain, God has promised us abundant,
overflowing joy, joy that is deeper than any situation we face and greater than any
person we meet; a joy that showcases the majesty of God to this world and brings
glory to His beautiful name. Reclaiming Your Joyis an eight week Bible study on
learning how to experience consistent joy in our lives and how to overcome our joy
stealers, things like worry, people, disappointment, and unforgiveness.
After the angels announced the birth of Jesus, the shepherds immediately left for
Bethlehem. The phrase translated “straight to Bethlehem” indicates that the shepherds
were not close to Jesus’ location, and yet they were willing to travel to see Him.
In fact, some scholars say that they were about two miles away. Think of how
Captivated by God Ministries is dedicated to the in depth teaching of God’s Word.
Our heart is that through studying the Bible, we would become captivated by the beauty
of the Lord and live whole-heartedly for Him.