Anthony Selvaggio has a nice essay at Ref21 on the struggle of confessional Reformed folk to experience a particular fruit of the Spirit. Like Anthony, I too am an immigrant to the Reformed world and am sometimes surprised at how much some Reformed folk take for granted. That’s not to say there aren’t reasons for Reformed folk to be joyful. There are and I detailed several of them in chapter 6 of Recovering the Reformed Confession. Here’s a talk on this theme from last Sept.