By Greg Laurie
“For consider Him who endured such hostility from sinners against Himself, lest you become weary and discouraged in your souls.”
“The feeling of being let down is actually one of life’s toughest emotional experiences,” wrote Maia Szalavitz in New York Magazine.
Disappointment is a very real thing. And there are a lot of times when we feel let down in life. Maybe you’ve even felt as though God has let you down.
I think that’s how the disciples felt when Jesus was nailed to a cross. He’d told them repeatedly what was about to happen. He was very exact. But they may have thought He was speaking metaphorically. They didn’t take it literally, but they should have because that is exactly what happened.