Category Archives: Joy Stories

Got Joy? Latest JOYAlive.net posts 8-5-16

Transform your marriage with ‘Intimate Graces’ –  Featured on NewEvangelizers.com – Do you know that practicing the works of mercy can transform your marriage? Nancy Ward reviews Intimate Graces by Teresa Tomeo and Dominick Pastore Joy Stories: God bless the … Continue reading

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Joy Stories: God bless the unbroken road by Neil Combs

The story of Neil Comb’s unbroken road to the Catholic Church is a Featured Favorite from 2014 Many faith journeys and conversion stories are filled with trials and conflict, with obstacles and hesitance. A “broken road” as they say.  My … Continue reading

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Got Joy? Latest JOYAlive.net posts 7-15-16

Joy Stories: Embracing the cross – by Lisa Nicholas – Like Simon of Cyrene, I did not choose the cross that weighed so heavily on me, but in carrying it, I found myself with Jesus close beside me. Transform your … Continue reading

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Joy Stories: Embracing the Cross

By Lisa Nicholas In my parish church, we have a set of hand-carved Stations of the Cross that we purchased from Taiwan thirty years ago. In those days we couldn’t afford much, so parishioners were encouraged to “buy” one station. … Continue reading

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Joy Stories: My Restless Heart

  ↵ by Cyndi Lucky “Our hearts are restless until they can find rest in you.” —St. Augustine I was “born and raised” in Dallas, Texas, in a predominately Southern Baptist home.  My two loving parents adopted me at birth. My … Continue reading

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Got Joy? Latest JOYAlive.net posts 4-28-16

Joy Stories: Saved by Don Quixote – by Bill Alexander – Like the love Don Quixote showered on Dulcinea, Bill Alexander tells how Jesus just engulfed him with unconditional love and mercy. Singing through the pain – No sermon as … Continue reading

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Joy Stories: Saved by Don Quixote

by Bill Alexander From New Jersey to Texas, Bill Alexander recounts his transformation from a backward insecure child raised in a Protestant alcoholic family to a vibrant convert with a deep love for God after a Marriage Encounter. I grew … Continue reading

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Got Joy? Latest JOYAlive.net posts 4-22-16

Joy Stories: My GraceTrifecta – by Allison Gingras – A retreat made Allison realize God was real. Through continual conversion she developed her Grace Trifecta, three elements completing her faith puzzle. Dating with a purpose  by Nancy Ward – Like … Continue reading

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