“I feel trapped, it’s hopeless. Everywhere I look there are problems, there's no way out. Everything just keeps going wrong.”
At times like this our tendency can be to turn away from God and look inwards. Psalm 142 and Psalm 57 show us a better way.
By Catherine Haddow
We all have worries. And they don’t go away easily. We know that our faith should make a difference. But sometimes there seems to be a gap – a gulf between what we know and what we experience.
What are we to make of Jesus’ command, “Do not be afraid” when life feels likes it’s crashing out of control? If you’re anything like me, you’ve probably thought “yeah.. right!”