For the Joy…

For the joy set before him he endured the cross, scorning its shame… — Hebrews 12:2b

What is this joy thing that it would enable our Lord to endure such horrific suffering? According to the psychologists at Life Model (formerly Shepherd’s House) joy is:

a dynamic relational experience. Joy is a “glad to be together” state amplified between two minds that are glad to be together at that moment. Joy is relational. High joy is found in smiles, play and love…

Is it possible then that the most powerful and perfect being in the universe endured his nightmare journey

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