Healing the Heart through Joy

There is so much heartache around us and sometimes it feels like there is no end. But according to the words of Proverbs healing is available. “A joyful heart makes a cheerful face, but when the heart is sad, the spirit is broken”(Proverbs 15:13). “A joyful heart is good medicine, but a broken spirit dries up the bones” (Proverbs 17:22).

When we look at the heartache either in the lives of the people around us or in our own lives, we can feel the words of Proverbs. It’s like our spirit is broken or we can feel like our bones have been totally and completely dried up.

We can sometimes ask ourse...