In his book Spiritual Depression, Dr. Martyn Lloyd-Jones wrote that joyless Christians give the world a reason not to believe. That’s a strong idea, but one that needs to be heard. 501 more words
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What does it feel like to be alive?
Living, you stand under a waterfall. You leave the sleeping shore deliberately; you shed your dusty clothes, pick your barefoot way over the high, slippery rocks, hold your breath, choose your footing, and stand under the waterfall.
Time moves so quickly sometimes, and when it does I find my focus shifting to only looking ahead to what’s next. I’m always preparing myself for the next tour, the next project, the never-ending list of things to do and I’m so focussed on looking into the distance that I forget about the present moment that I’m in. 432 more words
“Crossings” is a two-part essay focusing on encounters I had surrounding my apartment complex. This work was a stretch for me, having never written any serious poetry or lyrical essay before I struggled at times with a sense of confusion, getting wrapped up in the words and losing focus. 2,559 more words
“Sonnets From Hush To Hush XVI”
by Ry Hakari
Are you in love with this foolish heart, or just cruelly infatuated with a spool unwinding its… 528 more words