The Dark Night of the Soul – A Christian Poem About Doubt

This young man has a firm grasp on the Christian growth process. He’s also a great poet. Hope you all like this as much as I did from alongthebarrenroad.com

Along the Barren Road

282536042_7fbcf7f726This is a continuation of my post yesterday about dealing with the topic of doubt. It is a common misconception that there is something wrong with doubts, that if you doubt you don’t really believe. This is simply not true. Even John the Baptist had doubts. “Now when John heard in prison about the deeds of the Christ, he sent word by his disciples and said to him, ‘Are you the one who is to come, or shall we look for another?’ And Jesus answered them, ‘Go and tell John what you hear and see:the blind receive their sight and the lame walk, lepers are cleansed and the deaf hear, and the dead are raised up, and the poor have good news preached to them.And blessed is the one who is not offended by me.’ (Matthew 11:2-6)

Now at this point we know from the Gospel of…

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