The angel said to the shepherds, “I am bringing you good news of great joy.” Luke 2.10
- The angels announced Jesus’ birth to the shepherds as “good news of great joy”. Why do you think the shepherds might have found joy in this news?
- When have you had joyful news in your life?
- Jesus’ birth, in the midst of fear and danger, led to a life of hardship and eventual crucifixion. How could this be called “joy”? Is there a difference between joy and happiness?
- How joyful do you feel today? How might you find joy in your life today, and bring joy to someone else?