We may not even be aware we are depressed. The person living with mental illness often believes there is nothing wrong
I heard a man preach when I was twenty-nine years old who asked, “If you had five minutes to live, what would you tell the person with you about Christianity?” I thought I could do that. I tried it out on the tractor, but after thirty minutes, it seemed like God said, “you don’t know what you are talking about, do you? You are saying nothing.” And I knew he was right and for the first time I said, “God show me.”
When the heart is distressed, grief struck, hurt at the hands of another, unjustly dealt with we are unforgiving.
There is no cure for rose coloured glasses except experience. When the true character of the love of our life is manifest the rose colour fades and we feel betrayed, heartbroken for a time.
‘It was when my hair went grey,' said Norma. ‘After losing our third ‘other son', all between the age of 18 – 25,
From experience and observation, poverty is an attitude.
‘The reward of great men is that long after they have died, one is not sure they are dead.’