I heartily agree here with C.S. Lewis on anxiety and all kinds of variants of personal sufferings. Focus being on personal. The Apostle Paul said in Colossians that he filled up in his flesh what was still lacking concerning Chris’s afflictions. As such, referring to those things we must suffer personally, not only vicariously through Christ’s Passion.

Our suffering in all its variant forms is for our good. As we suffer on behalf of our Savior(remaining true to Him), we will also participate in His glory. Christ has something that God the Father does not share, namely the experience of the capacity to suffer and to die. The Savior is our Great Advocate in all our sufferings, too.  -g.w.

24 Now I rejoice in what I am suffering for you, and I fill up in my flesh what is still lacking in regard to Christ’s afflictions, for the sake of his body, which is the church. Colossians 1:24

Published by: G.W.

Eclectics in praise of the Savior. Renderings in prose and poetry, rhyme and free verse. More info available in 'About Me' in my 'Hiding in Plain Site.' There is a small square box with three little dots inside, on the upper right hand side of every blog posted page,at the right side of title banner. Click on those dots to take you to a "hidden" site page with more info provided by me, including "follow" button and "About me." (I didn't design this.It came as-is). Also, WP has a mandatory banner at the bottom of the screen about privacy and cookies policy that blocks the visibility of a "follow" button that pops up under a "close and accept' of the privacy agreement. You must click the 'close and accept' to see the follow button. Things are becoming more complicated to navigation with hidden activations and complex instructions.

Categories UncategorizedTags, , , , , , , , , , , , , 7 Comments

7 thoughts on “Inquietude”


Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s