Jun 24th, 2020
Joel Duval shares the story of his family and more recent events, including his marriage to Elise and the birth of their newborn son Zephaniah. Since Zephaniah’s birth eight weeks ago, he has required medical support and has been surrounded by love and prayers. As Joel reflects on these events he naturally reveals his deep gratitude to God for all that he has experienced, both in times of challenge and in moments of joy. It is an unfolding story of gratitude as he speaks of God’s ongoing presence, guidance and love. The episode will conclude with some final reflections on this gift of gratitude and its close relationship to joy.
"It is not joy that makes us grateful. It is gratitude that makes us joyful." Br David Steindl-Rast