Definitions of joy
1.(verb) rejoice, joy
feel happiness or joy
2.(verb) gladden, joy
make glad or happy
something or someone that provides pleasure; a source of happiness
the emotion of great happiness
Read a post on Melissa Phillips' blog that spoke to me. These are quotes from her post:
"We as women are so lucky in many, many ways. We have been blessed with the incredible gift of compassion and love....our hearts and hands are wonderful tools for good and can bring so much happiness and joy to those we encounter"
"Creation brings deep satisfaction and fulfillment. We develop ourselves and others when we take unorganized matter into our hands and mold it into something of beauty..."