Braving Depression’s Truth

I convinced myself I was through the thick of depression. My free-flowing tears this summer, I attributed to growing in compassion. If you follow my blog, you may remember I wrote The Depression Confession in August as if it had passed. Here’s the link https://juliedibblewrites.wordpress.com/2017/08/23/the-depression-confession/ There’s no doubt when you sit in a counselor’s office … Continue reading Braving Depression’s Truth

Thanking Jesus First

The first time I read Matthew’s account of Jesus’s death, I was in awe … still am. The events leading to His death: the betrayal of Judas His crooked arrest the mockery were orchestrated perfectly. When I read the Son of God allowed these events, chose to suffer whips and an upright human death … with his … Continue reading Thanking Jesus First

Discover: A Poem

James 4: 8-10 Come close to God, and God will come close to you. Wash your hands, you sinners, purify your hearts, for your loyalty is divided between God and the world. Let there be tears for what you have done. Let there be sorrow and deep grief. Let there be sadness instead of laughter, … Continue reading Discover: A Poem