Throughout conversations with others lately, the words “freedom to fail” frequently come up. It seems that many people are too afraid to make mistakes and as a result they stay in the safe zone. For example, when trying to achieve excellence in a certain area, mistakes will happen along the way. However, I know many individuals who only put in a minimal effort so no mistakes are made. My friend Adam shares an account of this situation.
His discouragement confronted him stronger than before. The cards seemed stacked against him. He was faced with an important decision.