Divine Disillusionment: 'Tugging Rugs and Tired Horses'

Tired Horses and Worn Out Rugs

Dealing With Disillusionment

Disillusion and disappointment are normal for anyone who has the courage to be a follower of Christ.  Spend time in the machinery of any local church expression, and you will face disillusionment sooner or later. Disillusionment can be mild or debilitating. It is often accompanied with despair and loss of hope. When we are in the middle of it, it can be so difficult to see any of God’s goodness. How can it be redemptively processed? It helps to understand what Father is up to when we feel our rug being tugged.

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