My grit and dirt story is about finding a way to channel my drive into significance. I’ve tried a number of endeavors and I’m still growing and learning along the way with God’s grace.
My mom passed down a love of reading at a very young age, and it led to a major advantage in school. I was able to read, write, and comprehend material fast, a ‘talent’ that would benefit me forever. I now say that if I have one true talent, it’s reading. In sport, I was sort of a jack of all trades, decent at a lot of things, but not great at anything. My dream as a kid was to be an olympic gymnast. The only obstacles being I was already too tall, too old, and possessed a near absolute lack of talent.Read more “Bethany Rutledge: My Grit and Dirt Story”
Have you ever felt stuck in an area of your life, whether it be a dead-end job, a dysfunctional relationship, or just lack of excitement and interest in what you’re currently doing? Have you ever wished for something exciting, a greater purpose, or just more energy for the good things you’re already doing?
All of us have felt stuck at some point, heck, at many points in our lives. And whether we chose to try to stifle that feeling or fill that void through eating too much, buying things we don’t need, or chasing quick thrills, we need a way to break out of our routine, to get ‘unstuck’.