Your struggle is proof you have not yet been defeated.
Grace heals emotions. Forgiveness heals relationships. Trust heals fear. Without them, ongoing hurt makes you bitter, not better.
“My spirits were sunken so low that I could weep by the hour like a child, and yet I knew not what I wept for.” –Spurgeon
Great character is not developed through ease and convenience but through doing now what needs to be done no matter how difficult it is.
“When we are foolish, we look for a co-conspirator to authorize our foolishness, and are baited by anything that calls bad desires good.”
“It is quite possible to work without results, but never will there be results without work”
“If you have a hard time forgiving yourself, it’s probably because you have a hard time forgiving others.”
“I’d rather believe there is a God and find out there isn’t than believe there isn’t one and find out there is.”