Should Christians Be Smiling All the Time?

Candice Lucey
Emotions in face blocks

Why do believers feel as though they are failing in some way if they aren’t always happy? And why do unbelievers expect Christians to constantly wear a goofy grin? I suspect that, like all of the most insidious misreadings of the Bible, their view comes from Scripture taken out of context.

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Originally published May 25, 2021.