FOR WRITERS

FOR READERS

FOR PUBLISHERS




FREE CHRISTIAN REPRINT ARTICLES

Christian Articles for All of your Publishing Needs!

LIKE US
Translate this Page Here

FOR WRITERS

FOR READERS

FOR PUBLISHERS




Word Count: 241

Send Article To Friend Print/Use Article

Contact Sim Lee


The Happiest People

by Sim Lee  
4/07/2019 / Church Life


"He that handleth a matter wisely shall find good: and whoso trusteth in the LORD, happy is he." Proverbs 16:20 KJV

From the continuing sexual abuse of women and children by the clergy to the outright financial fraud and theft committed by those entrusted with congregation assets, there are so many negative comments about churches being made today. It is painful to hear, and can even damper one's enthusiasm for certain ministries, but such things will never take away the joy that regular church worship can bring to the believer.

A February 1, 2019 Pew Research Center Report determined that people who identify with a religion (25 countries) and who regularly attend church tend to be happier and more involved civically.* Further, people who attend church regularly do not smoke or drink as much as those who do not, and that they place a higher value on friendship and community

Another great thing about this report is that it lists the health-related benefits, from healthy lifestyles to healthy relationships, that are driven by all of the aspects of regular church attendance. Our health science organizations confirms this.

"The secret to happiness", in the words of Alli Worthington, "is found in living a life seeking God. When we follow His commands, we find the true recipe for happiness." That kind of happiness is eternal.

*"Pew: People who attend church are happier than those who don't.", by Leah MarieAnn Klett, CP Living, 2/1/2019

Sim Lee is a retired NE Iowan who loves all of God's creatures.

Article Source: http://www.faithwriters.com-CHRISTIAN WRITERS

If you died today, are you absolutely certain that you would go to heaven? You can be! Click here and TRUST JESUS NOW

Read more articles by Sim Lee

Like reading Christian Articles? Check out some more options. Read articles in Main Site Articles, Most Read Articles or our highly acclaimed Challenge Articles. Read Great New Release Christian Books for FREE in our Free Reads for Reviews Program. Or enter a keyword for a topic in the search box to search our articles.

User Comments

Enter comments below. Due to spam, all hyperlinks posted in the comments are now immediately disabled by our system.

Please type the following word below:


Not readable? Change text.



The opinions expressed by authors do not necessarily reflect the opinion of FaithWriters.com.

Hire a Christian Writer, Christian Writer Wanted, Christian Writer Needed, Christian Content Needed, Find a Christian Editor, Hire a Christian Editor, Christian Editor, Find a Christian Writer


Main FaithWriters Site | Acceptable Use Policy

By using this site you agree to our Acceptable Use Policy .

© FaithWriters.com. All rights reserved.


FaithWriters.com Free Reprint Articles - Your place for Christian articles, Christian poems, Christian stories and much more.