Tags » Despondency

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


Future's Beckoning

Future’s beckoning,

Time’s reckoning.

Melancholy threatens,

Peace deadened.

Conquering fear,

Living right here.

Finishing tasks,

Doing what’s asked.

Vanquish despondency,

Averting tragedy.

Becoming complete,

Understated, discrete.


Touch Me

I don’t want anyone to touch me.
I want to be alone.
Some days I dream about disappearing,
Or turning into stone.

I don’t want anyone to touch me. 69 more words


Acrostic : Desperation

Desperation bites when all is lost

Exhaustion demands  the full cost

Sleep evades  you,  what can you  do

Pacing, searching  for  what is true… 58 more words

Preaching to Myself

We must learn to fight despondency. The fight is a fight of faith in future grace. It is fought by preaching truth to ourselves about God and his promised future.

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I Don't Have a Happy Place: Cheerful Stories of Despondency and Gloom by Kim Korson - Review

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In her memoir, Kim chronicles the difficulties that she faced growing up – after all, it wasn’t easy being friends with the girl whose babysitter drowned (why couldn’t  699 more words