Overcoming Adversity

Stories of Endurance

This week we are focusing on endurance. In order to endure it is important to have an understanding of what it actually means. Endurance is defined as the power to withstand hardship or stress. It is the staying power of an aircraft in flight. It is the conditioning and time a person can exert energy […]

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The Second Mile

And whosoever shall compel thee to go a mile, go with him two. Matthew 5:41 I once had a position with a company that drove me crazy. It seemed everybody there found a way to get out of working on a regular basis. This wouldn’t have been such a bad thing if I wasn’t the […]

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I’m In Hell

The heat wave going across the east coast has allowed me to have some colorful conversations with the people I talk to at work. A simple question like how is the weather can bring about some hilarious responses. One of them inspired the title of this post. Difficult Personal Challenges Seem To Combine It is […]

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Running For My Life

This story is┬áto help you change direction when the things life throws at you have you stuck. Running for my life When I was growing up I can vividly remember watching with my dad the animal documentaries on PBS. There was something about the wild that was calming and inspiring. My favorite episodes generally had […]

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Chasing After You

A story of the constant struggle to grasp something that is just out of reach. My heart is racing. I can’t catch my breath. I promise you if it wasn’t for my rib cage I think my heart would be beating outside of my chest. As blood pumps through my body the flow is so […]

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