Weak isn’t the same thing as wimpy. American culture would say otherwise; especially for men. You aren’t allowed to show weakness.
We don’t suffer from it but we often suffer because of it.
We are the ones who see the darkest parts of what depression does to a person. We have sat for hours in beds, on the floor & in bathtubs with it.
She was so much more fun when you met, probably the life of the party. Then this guy Jesus wrecked it all.
When certainty abounds it is likely we have inserted our plans into the places God had intended to work miracles.
Six years and one day ago I was baptized. Spiritually, I felt like the chic in this photo… but with really cold bubbles ’cause my pastor thought it was funny to dunk us in freezing water. (Just kidding, but it was legit COLD!)
I grew up in an environment where complaining was considered “expression” right along with curse-words.
We are afraid, somewhere deep down, that we will be intentionally left out, neglected, or worse… that no one will even see us.