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Rivers of disappointment

For anyone going through disappointment/discouragement…

I see Jesus’ Beloved standing in mud and rivers of disappointment are flowing towards her. Upon reaching her the rivers swirl around her and she can hardly stand up in the current. 767 more words


Perfect Gifts in Discouragement

It’s been a bit of a hard week for me. I’ve had a few things happen that felt deeply discouraging and hurtful. When I feel hurt, if I don’t let myself really grieve, spite and anger can lodge in my heart. 405 more words

Overloaded Circuits Halt Progress

This week, several circuit breakers have flipped in my life. The connection is deactivated to prevent further damage. Of course, when a circuit breaker flips, the power is lost. 1,063 more words

Facing Fears

Discouraged? Well then....

Devotional Thought of the Day
4  Celebrate God all day, every day. I mean, revel in him! 5  Make it as clear as you can to all you meet that you’re on their side, working with them and not against them. 520 more words


Yesterday I quit

The only place where dreams are impossible is in your own mind.  – Emalie

Yesterday I quit. I gave up. I told myself I can’t do this. 817 more words

Preambles To Writing

Day 176 ~ But Everybody Else Is Doing It

I have always had trouble accepting other people’s success in areas I struggle in. It’s something I’m working on, but it bothers me to no end when I’m working toward a goal and someone else appears from out of nowhere and flies right past me to the finish line. 258 more words

The Deer in the Headlights

I recently had a book signing that didn’t go so well.  It was at a craft show and I arrived thinking that this was going to be my best moment of sales yet.   901 more words