Monthly Big Idea

Joy is choosing to celebrate what God is doing.


“A cheerful heart makes you healthy. But a broken spirit dries you up.” Proverbs 17:22, NIrV


Week One

The Story of the Lost Sheep
Luke 15:1-7

We can have joy because of Jesus

Week Two

Feast of Booths
Deuteronomy 16:13-17

Make a habit of choosing joy.

Week Three

Ezra Rebuilding the Temple
Ezra 3:10-13

Celebrate each step of the way.

Week Four

Joy in the Psalms
Psalms 8, 16, and 19

Find joy in what you see around you.

Week Five

God Will Give Us Joy
Habakkuk 3:17-18

There’s always a reason to celebrate.


Morning Time

As your kid starts their day, tell them: “I’m so happy God made you. You bring me joy.”

Drive Time

While on the go, ask your kid: “Let’s go on a hunt today—let’s try to find people who are being joyful.”

Meal Time

At a meal this week, have everyone at the table answer this question: “What is something or someone who brings you joy? Why?”

Bed Time

Pray for each other: “God, help us to be joyful—celebrating what You have done or are doing—even when we can’t see or understand.”

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