The Meaning of Joy

This is the time of year when we often hear a lot about joy…’tis the season to be joyful, joy to the world…let your heart be joyful…I know for myself, when I am busy getting ready for the holidays and concentrating on my “to do” list…thinking about being joyful is not on my conscious list of things to do. What actually is the meaning of joy? The definition of joy refers to  “an intense and especially ecstatic or exultant happiness…the expression or manifestation of such feeling…a source or an object of pleasure or satisfaction”. What is your definition of joy…for yourself, for your family? Brene Brown, Ph.D., L.M.S.W. refers to […] Read more »