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Archive | January 25th, 2016

“How to Be Spiritually Miserable” by Eric Davis

Published January 25, 2016

(ARTICLE SOURCE: http://thecripplegate.com/how-to-be-spiritually-miserable/) You have to do one thing to ensure a run-in with misery: exist. In a fallen world, it’s inevitable. And, for many, it’s unbearable. Misery: a state of dissatisfaction, unfulfillment, and emptiness. It is the consequence of pursuing something other than the biblical Christ for salvation, satisfaction, and/or stability. Though it may deceitfully appear as happiness in the short-term, it eventually returns with a vengeance, and, in some cases, eternally. Often, the longer it delays its experiential effects, the worse it will be when its numbing smoke and mirrors are removed. But much of misery begins and is compounded in the heart. […]

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