No one sets out to fail deliberately. But whether it’s in a relationship, a career, a personal habit, or spiritual defeat, we all experience failure in our lives. When that happens, what can we do to overcome it and reverse any damage? Here are 5 ways to flip your failures:
Drooping. Lifeless. Abandoned. Destined for the trash. Appropriate word choices for the plant sitting on the bargain rack of our local home improvement garden section. But you wouldn’t describe these flowering petunias with those same words, would you? Yet that pathetic description fit this hanging plant perfectly when I bought it a couple of weeks ago. Could it bloom again? Would it form soft, lilac petals again on its tired, worn stems?