A couple of weeks ago, Facebook brought back this picture we had posted back in the fall of 2013. I remember the day like it was yesterday. It was an exciting day. We were at the restaurant drawing out plans and next steps for our new adventure called church planting.
When I saw the picture on my Facebook feed, it got me thinking about failure.
Failure. No one likes it. There are always well meaning people who will be quick to say that it’s not failure, it’s a growing opportunity.
Sure. I know. You know.
When it happens it still feels like failure and still needs to be processed for what it seems to be. Whatever it was you were trying to do did not work. You set out for something and didn’t make it. You failed. Technically. Continue reading