When I was growing up, almost every conversation I had with my mother about how to approach a challenge through prayer included her sweet reminder that often joy comes before dominion in our demonstration of Christian healing. And one of my favorite hymns says: O perfect Mind, reveal Thy likeness true, That higher selfhood which we all must prove, Joy and dominion, love reflecting Love.
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