You ever have a rough day? Feel like you just can’t get it right? Things aren’t going your way? What’s the point? Life is tough. Not matter how hard things may get, you just can’t quit. This scene from “Facing the Giants,” (which is a movie I’ve honestly never seen), is something I came across on YouTube. Sometimes, you need a little push to persevere.
My family and I have been through a seemingly endless streak of what I’d characterize as extreme traumatic/trying/stressful situations in the past couple years–especially when you list them all together. But even through all the pain and stress and depression, I hold onto something a friend told me a few years ago when he reminded me, “your life is still better than 90% of the people in the world.” And it’s true. No matter how you slice it, I’m blessed. And we are all blessed, just to be here.
So in that vein, when my Mom shared this video in a family Facebook chat group, I watched it, and figured it was a good thing to post. These are simple reminders, but things that anybody going through tough times should be reminded of: