291. The Light That Shines in the Darkness

Darkness of soul is a great descriptor of depression, but Jesus promises that Helight is the light that shines in the darkness. May those of us living in dark places let Him lead us, and may we follow.

Jesus doesn’t lead me geographically, though sometimes He does. He doesn’t drive my car or walk ahead of me on the golf course. He leads from within – my mind, will, and emotions. He shows me what to think and what to say, how to act and what to do, how to love and how to have great peace.

About Patrick Day

triumphoverdepression.org This blog is my ministry to support those who are depressed, in gratefulness for my having overcome major depression. Read "About Patrick Day" just to the right of "home" on the top of the blog site to find out more particulars about me. I retired from a career in higher education, where I served as Dean of Instruction, and promptly moved into a life of purposelessness and despair for five years, finally coming out on the other side. I am now an author, a business and life coach, a writer of this blog, and a volunteer for various organizations. What I write about in this blog is not hypothetical comments on depression. I have been there, felt the horrible pain, had my life disrupted, and experienced everything that I write about. I pray that I may be a blessing to you.
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