Four Tips for Making your Marriage Last. The Advice from a couple who’s been married 60 years – Ouida and Steve Stephenson married six weeks after meeting on a blind date.
Some said it wouldn’t last. Those people were wrong.
Go ahead, underestimate me. You won’t be the first… You won’t be the last… But you will be wrong. Steve Maraboli.
Rachel Wojo said this, “Keep going, keep running, keep moving, keep praying.”
Sometimes I want to give up. I’m feeling a bit like that today as I steadily try to run faster and get back in shape to run a half marathon in the spring.
If you’re honest, you occasionally feel that way too. Whether it’s a relationship, a job, a heart issue, etc., that feeling of just throwing in the towel seems like a great solution, at least temporarily.
While there are times where change is necessary, that’s not giving up. Change isn’t giving up; doing nothing is giving up.
When I need the strength to keep going, the best place to which I know to turn is God’s Word. I thought you might want to be encouraged too- through these 12 Bible verses for when you feel like giving up.
Here are a couple…
I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me. Phil 4:13
Finally, be strong in the Lord and in the strength of his might. Eph. 6:10