Luke 2:10 – “Do not be afraid. I bring you good news of great joy that will be for all the people.
The reason joy is such a huge part of the birth of Christ is because it is such a huge part of the life the Christ came to give us. And the joy of Christmas is nothing less than the joy of knowing and loving Christ.
1 Peter 1:8 – Though you have not seen him, you love him; and even though you do not see him now, you believe in him and are filled with an inexpressible and glorious joy,