Joy in the midst of despair – Internal response

Joy Advent candleWeek 3 – Joy in the midst of despair – may you feel a sense of transforming joy

When all is empty and all semblance of life is gone, God is not yet finished. The story is not yet complete. There is still space for joy. We celebrate the One who has come, is coming and will come again.

Response 1 – People who feel that their place in life is in personal despair

– Watch this clip from Soul Sunday with Brene Brown:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RKV0BWSPfOw
– Read this six of Mark Nepo’s poems from Reduced to Joy: http://www.marknepo.com/poetry_reduced.php
– To talk to someone, call Lifeline 13 11 14 or visit their online service: https://www.lifeline.org.au/Get-Help/Online-Services/Online-Services

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