The joy of the Lord is your strength

40 Days, 40 emails, limitless joy!

We really love joy around here.

Our spiritual load-bearing capacity is largely determined by the level of joy in our lives. A merry heart truly is good medicine. Gladness and laughter are keys for us to be emotionally and physically healthy. God loves a cheerful giver. Cheerfulness is one of the main evidences we have attached faith to our decisions. These are just a few of the reasons we get so excited about joy! We invite you to join us.

What you can expect:

  • learn about the biblical basis for joy

  • be given keys to overcome the lies creating a lack of joy

  • learn from Steve Backlund’s journey of growing in joy.

  • receive 40 days of encouraging emails right to your inbox with a daily podcast and inspiration


Instructor Bio:

Steve Backlund is an encourager, leader developer, joy activist, and a revivalist teacher. He travels extensively throughout the world encouraging churches, leaders, and organizations into catalytic levels of hope. He has a unique anointing to release hope and joy paired with a revelatory teaching gift that creates new wineskins for greater dimensions of God (both personally and corporately).

Steve Backlund

Igniting Hope Co-Director