How inexplicable were the currents and cross-currents of life!
The spirit atmosphere in which we live is full, chock-full, of cross-currents.
What are some of the cross-currents that threaten to draw the power of the feed-wire?
A moment later he was being tossed about by the cross-currents.
There will be cross-currents yet; but a strong tide has set in, bearing us on.