Prayer for Joy & Happiness
You are my exceeding joy!
Keep me abiding in you so Your joy may be in me and that my joy may be full.
Lord, make me rejoice in you always!
Teach me to ask and receive, that my joy may be full.
In your presence is fullness of joy, and at your right hand are pleasures for evermore.
Let me experience everything in your presence and what is found at your right hand.
Father God, give me the oil of joy for mourning, and the garment of praise for the spirit of heaviness! This is Your gift and Your will!
Your word is to me the joy and the rejoicing of my heart!
You want Your joy to be fulfilled in me! Show me how You can make it happen! Lead me into it.
I ask You to fill me with all joy and peace in believing, that I may abound in hope by the power of the Holy Spirit.
Turn my sorrow into joy.
In Jesus name,
Scriptures for Joy & Happiness
“Those who sow in tears shall reap in joy. He who continually goes forth weeping, bearing seed for sowing, shall doubtless come again with rejoicing, bringing his sheaves with him.”
“The righteous shall be glad in the Lord, and trust in Him. And all the upright in heart shall glory.”
“My soul shall be satisfied as with marrow and fatness, And my mouth shall praise You with joyful lips.”
“For you shall go out with joy, And be led out with peace; The mountains and the hills Shall break forth into singing before you, And all the trees of the field shall clap their hands.”
“The voice of rejoicing and salvation Is in the tents of the righteous; The right hand of the Lord does valiantly.”
“You have put gladness in my heart, More than in the season that their grain and wine increased.”
“Blessed are the people who know the joyful sound! They walk, O Lord, in the light of Your countenance. In Your name they rejoice all day long, And in Your righteousness they are exalted.”
“Light is sown for the righteous, And gladness for the upright in heart. Rejoice in the Lord, you righteous, And give thanks at the remembrance of His holy name.”
“For then you will have your delight in the Almighty, And lift up your face to God.”
“These things I have spoken to you, that My joy may remain in you, and that your joy may be full.”
“Yet I will rejoice in the Lord, I will joy in the God of my salvation.”
“So the ransomed of the Lord shall return, And come to Zion with singing, With everlasting joy on their heads. They shall obtain joy and gladness; Sorrow and sighing shall flee away.”
“For our heart shall rejoice in Him, Because we have trusted in His holy name.”
1 Peter 1:8
“whom having not seen you love. Though now you do not see Him, yet believing, you rejoice with joy inexpressible and full of glory”
“You shall winnow them, the wind shall carry them away, And the whirlwind shall scatter them; You shall rejoice in the Lord, And glory in the Holy One of Israel.”
“But let the righteous be glad; Let them rejoice before God; Yes, let them rejoice exceedingly.”
“Therefore you now have sorrow; but I will see you again and your heart will rejoice, and your joy no one will take from you.”
“I will greatly rejoice in the Lord, My soul shall be joyful in my God; For He has clothed me with the garments of salvation, He has covered me with the robe of righteousness, As a bridegroom decks himself with ornaments, And as a bride adorns herself with her jewels.”
“Then he said to them, ‘Go your way, eat the fat, drink the sweet, and send portions to those for whom nothing is prepared; for this day is holy to our Lord. Do not sorrow, for the joy of the Lord is your strength.’ ”