Tag Archives: discouragement

Lifting Those in Darkness up to The Light

Those struggling with discouragement and depression need a special lifting to The Light. Continue reading

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A Change of Seasons

This explosion of green and growth around us reminds us that there is a season of refreshing… if we do not give up during the droughts of our lives. Continue reading

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Pre-Dawn Darkness

“Do not grow weary in doing good, for in due season we shall reap a harvest–if we do not give up.” –Old Jewish Tentmaker Continue reading

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Patience, Determination & Humiliation

I’m sure there are things worse than public humiliation; give me a while and I’ll remember what some of them are. Continue reading

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Beyond the Shadows

For those who suffer from depression… and for those who suffer with them, may you find comfort, even when you can’t feel it. Continue reading

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Things That Last

Sometimes
I have held to hope too lightly:
letting go too easily
in the long night of doubt
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The Sum of Years

In the long hours of darkness,
when the tender tends to harden in me,
I find myself closing off the path to closeness,
consoling myself with the ghosts of loneliness. Continue reading

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