Tags » Despondency

Burying the hatchet

Long and hard I have fought for you,
Through nights’ obscure I have strived,
To land upon these shore where you,
Slept calmly through the night.
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Happy to be Irrelevant

Having worked for the last 30+ years I’m currently languishing in the lap of redundancy.  “Redundant – surplus to requirements” according to the dictionary, what a heartwarming definition! 309 more words


In A Dry Place, You Are Moving!

Have you ever been in a really stagnant place in life?  Not in a bad place, necessarily, but just…dry.  Not moving, but not going backwards.  Day in and day out, constantly, waiting on God to show up like He said He would.   1,279 more words


“Struggling for so many years...”

You don’t feel like doing anything and there is nothing you look forward to. It is like a dark cloud. Showers of sadness fell, and you experienced a strong sensation of being hemmed in. 274 more words

01 Daily Meditations

John of Kronstadt: "Do not help the Devil to spread his kingdom."

“You see very clearly that it is extremely difficult, and without God’s grace and your own fervent prayer and abstinence, impossible, for you to change for the better. 188 more words

Religious/Theological Reflections

Come As You Are

Despondent Christian, Come.
Brokenhearted, Come.
Merciless, Come.
Hopeless, Come.
Earth has no sorrow that heaven can’t cure.

Come to Jesus. Come as you are. He will take your shame. 43 more words


Mind Storm

Thoughts gust and billow,

The sails of consciousness.

Tearing down equanimity,

Whipping up despondency.

Mind is tossed and turned.

Finding no fine calmness,

No quiet act of divinity; 64 more words