"Beating the Winter Doldrums", with host, Christene Jackman. Learn how to escape the limp sail season, physically, mentally, and spiritually.
"Are you currently having a near life experience?
Do you grudgingly greet the dawn; the seemingly endless gray winter days perfectly reflecting your mindset?
Do your work efforts seem as efficacious as car brakes on a steep hill after an ice storm?
No matter what you attempt, there is a lack of sufficient return on investment.
Does it leave you hesitant to move forward, leaving you as purposeless as a straightened slinky?
You, my friend, are stuck in the doldrums. Yeah, me, too.
The "doldrums" is a nautical term that refers to the belt around the Earth near the equator where sailing ships sometimes get stuck on windless waters. Very intense heat is created at the equator from the sun’s direct focus. This heated air rises upwards like a hot air balloon, rather than blowing horizontally. The result: little or no wind.
Let’s be honest. Yep, even believers go through doldrumic periods of life.
That means it’s time to sit before the Lord and let Him . . . "