The hurts and disappointments of life

In this world, it’s easy to become a loss lamenting, grievance collectingEeyorish kind of person. But this gloom and doom mentality only spirals life into a depressing cycle of emotional ups and downs. It’s an exhausting way to live and robs joy from life.

How can we find freedom from a despairing outlook on life? How can we experience joy when it feels like so much is against us? Another way to frame the question is: “How can we move life away from the flesh and toward the Spirit?”

If you’re feeling weighed down by the hurts and losses of life,

 

Steve Cornell

About Wisdomforlife

Just another worker in God's field.
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