Journey The length Of the valley Of darkness ~ And learn there The lightness Of our human Condition ~ And what was despair Slowly changes The air ~ To a clearer Mysterious Beyond natural Brightness. ~
Constantly assaultedby temptation Doubtand despair Anotherwas needed To incarnatelove to his soul. ~ Inspired by 'The Little Flowers of St. Francis' ~
From the beginning God has been giving God to me In my ignorance In my emptiness In my fear And in my despair From the beginning God has been giving God's own very Spirit To me. ~
Surrounded By an infinity Of infinities At every different scale We seem So inconsequential And yet not so Because there is That which passes All understanding Both beyond And within And knowing that truth Is both blessing And our salvation From despair.
. Light Out of darkness . Hope From despair . The heart Learns slowly . Of God Truly there. .
. Offer your heart Of disappointment . To the one Who is love . Offer your bitterness, Offer your despair . Love’s touch Is transformation . Through the silence Of prayer. .
She knew about both despair and hope. First, despair: It was not Death, for I stood up,And all the Dead, lie down She develops a sequence of images to describe how despair feels: As if my life were shaven,And fitted to a frame,And could not breathe without a key,And ’twas like Midnight, some ... But … Continue reading Inspiring Poems: Despair and Hope with Emily Dickinson
. There is A revelation . Of love In sickness . In despair And darkness . That is beyond All human comprehension. . Image by redlotusglenn2211 from Pixabay
. No despair Can prevent . The dance Of joy . Which is always There . And so much so Today. . Image by Esi Grünhagen from Pixabay
. The despair of abandonment . May be the beginning of healing . When you know One . Who has gone Before. .