Dealing with Discouragement:
The roles & responsibilities of a firefighter aren’t easy. The ever increasing demands on our knowledge, skills, and abilities causes one to feel as if you most know everything, be prepared for anything, and can never take a breath.
One who is passionate, dedicated, and has a love for the calling of a firefighter can become weary when the following occurs:
All of your efforts are not appreciated and the mediocrity is rewarded.
Your family situation suffers
And the organization that you call the greatest job in the world makes you feel worthless.
How does one reignite the fire that once burned in their soul?
How does one reconcile their sacrifice and dedication with worlds constant lack of appreciation?
The answer is simple but the application is beyond difficult.
Our hope, Our joy, and Our significance cannot be based on the appreciation or lack there of from…
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