You know what it’s like to hit the depths. I remember coming across a song about being lifted up. The writer talks of a state where shame and guilt was completely overwhelming. That was compounded by being in a society where you’re an outcast if there’s any sign of failure. Under such pressures, the darkness […]Read More From Shades Of Night
It’s not the best of emotions to consider, but despair is a fairly heavy emotion. To feel it and express it says much about the condition that leads to it. The king in question in this verse is Josiah. Of all the kings to be found in despair, he is one of the odd ones. […]Read More What Would Lead to Despair?
Moses spoke thus to the people of Israel, but they did not listen to Moses, because of their broken spirit and harsh slavery. (Exodus 6:9 ESV) It is important not to underestimate the significance of the circumstances we face and where that’s coming from. If since childhood all the girl has ever heard is that she’s […]Read More Exodus Extracts 06 – Reminders Amidst Rejection