Jesus & sadness aren’t mutually exclusive.
The idea of being vulnerable to many signifies a weakness. Vulnerability usually refers to a person of questionable emotional stability, or a people group or empire being susceptible to an invasion of their homeland. This definition is what is commonly adopted in a culture that emphasizes total self-sufficiency as a virtue, yet in the past [...]
The full range of human emotion can be a burden that at desperate or even hopeless points in life can become too heavy to carry. This burden causes an awakening to the paradoxical feeling of having no feeling at all. Apathy is like a cancer that starts off slow and then spreads aggressively, killing everything [...]
A popular saying these days is a line talking about "being in your feelings". Meaning that you've just taken some time to soak in your feelings, usually ones of misery. We are a race that survives on our feelings, and it is such a dangerous thing to base your decisions and happiness on the feelings [...]