Light is sown for the righteous, and gladness for the upright in heart. Psalm 97:11
He brought out His people with joy, His chosen ones with gladness. Psalm 105:43
And you will have joy and gladness, and many will rejoice at his birth. Luke 1:14
Many times in the USA we become so saturated with the gospel we forget the wonder of the message and the saving power of the Word of God. We forget to receive the Word with gladness.
The testimony section of the January 2011 Gideon’s magazine reminds us how hungry the world is for the truth of the word of God. While we sit in our pews and yawn, those around the world who have not had a chance to hear are waiting to hear.
In September, God took a team of Gideons to Malawi for a two-week scripture blitz. While there they reached 888 primary and secondary schools never before reached with the Gospel message. Thousands received Christ as savior.