Our Scars are Our Witness

There is a huge misconception within our culture that we need to be joyful in our struggles and our trials. There is even a stronger misconception that we are not trusting God if  we find ourselves in darkness or despair. Further those with mental/emotional illnesses and disorders are often told to "get over it" or trust God more, instead of people reaching out to comfort and support them. There can be great damage that can come from remaining in a state of despair without an attempted hope for the light in our life, however, there can come great strength in the feeling of momentary hopelessness. I have had several experiences…
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