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How to Handle Trials

Jun 17, 2013 / Character     

Losing a job. . . marriage problems . . . health issues.  Experiencing hardship in your life is like driving on a dark, winding mountain road.  You can’t see what’s around the next curve.  You’re scared and confused.  But, when the darkness finally turns to light, and the winding road becomes straight, you may look back and see some good in the journey. So, the next time you experience hardship, try to focus on the tried and true adage that “experience is life’s greatest teacher”.  For more on putting hardships into perspective, here are 5 ways to survive when bad things happen



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