It’s never fun when life knocks you down. It is definitely not fun when you’re knocked down again.
Sometimes it’s something big. Something life changing.
Other times it’s the smallest brush of wind that pushes you down.
When life knocks you down, you feel the fall and with it comes the faint sense of failure that you’ve fallen once again.
Then, the questions fill your mind.
Why am I falling again?
What caused this to happen?
Why can’t I be strong enough not to let this push me over?
When will I stand regardless of the push?
For me, the past 10 years have been full of falling.
I handed over a ministry that I had a part in creating. I laid down growing this blog as we started the journey of missions. I got sick with MS symptoms. I walked away from our home to move to places unknown. I realized I don’t learn languages as quickly as I imagined. I felt bubbles burst one after another as the realities of missionary life became clear.
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