Neh 8:10 Then he said to them, “Go, eat of the fat, drink of the sweet, and send portions to him who has nothing prepared; for this day is holy to our Lord. Do not be grieved (Sorrow, sorrowful), for the joy of the LORD is your strength.”
THERE IS HEALING AND RESTORATION IN JOY.
Nas Prov 12:25 Anxiety in a man’s heart weighs it down, But a good word makes it glad.
Youngs – Sorrow in the heart of a man boweth down, And a good word maketh him glad.
Nas Prov 15:13 A joyful heart makes a cheerful face, But when the heart is sad, the spirit is broken.
THE OUTSIDE IS A REFLECTION OF THE INSIDE…
Yngs 15:13 – A joyful heart maketh glad the face, And by grief of heart is the spirit smitten.
Yngs Prov 17:22 A rejoicing heart doth good to the body, And a smitten spirit drieth the bone.
Nas Prov 17:22 A joyful heart is good medicine, (Prov 4:20-22)
WE DON’T RECEIVE ACCORDING TO WHAT GOD CAN DO. WE RECEIVE ACCORDING TO OUR FAITH.
Amp Prov 17:22 “A happy heart is good medicine and a cheerful mind works healing, but a broken spirit dries up the bones”
Gw “a joyful heart is good medicine, but depression drains ones strength”