The cross shows an anguished God who not only suffers, but suffers beside us. The cross shows a God of the oppressed. A God for us all.
God is shown to be agonizingly human and frail in this moment. A collective groan goes up in our hearts and from His lips. This God is…
-You do not need to be sicker to get help.
- You do not need to self harm or starve yourself to ‘prove’ that you’re struggling.
- You deserve help, you are worth it.
If you’re struggling, you deserve to get help. No ifs. No buts!
I can’t explain how much it hurts
To know that someone as strong and tough as you
Is vulnerable and silently suffering on the inside
And no one can see it but me."