It seems like, as Jesus said, in this world, we will always have trouble. Our lives will be punctuated with sorrow and discouragement, pain and fear. And for some, life offers fewer intervals between each onslaught. Chronicity is a word linked to so many medical disorders: anxiety, arthritis, diabetes, depression. No-one wants to hear it, … Continue reading When Discouraged.
We often played on the ‘street’ as children. There were not too many cars traversing the roads between rows of houses during my 1970’s childhood, and those that did were happy to wait patiently while we scattered from our games on the tarmac to the safety of the pavement. Our house was an ‘end of … Continue reading Sitting On The Wall.