Finding Comfort in Pain

Finding Comfort in Pain

You know, as a teenager, a lot of the time I can make a big deal out of nothing major. Then, when something major happens I’m just kind of in shock and can’t seem to fathom what’s actually going on. Although, there is one thing I can sure fire understand. I understand what pain is.

Now I’m not talking about physical pain, but more of a spiritual, emotional, and mental pain. Even at the pretty young age of 17/18, I have gained a firm grasp on the concept of pain. I know the heart wrenching feeling that comes with certain tough events in my life, and it causes an ache that sometimes just can’t seem to settle. From what feels like I’m failing God, to failing people closest to me, and even failing those who look up to me even if they aren’t able to see it, it causes an unbearable pain at times. And sometimes dealing with it is even harder.

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