At a dead end?

How do we respond if we seem to have reached a dead end in our lives, if we face a situation where there doesn't seem to be a solution or the choices seem unacceptable?

Early in my career in the military I was faced with such a situation. A superior officer seemed to find fault with just about everything I did, causing me much anguish. My wife was ill, and we had three small children to take care of. But I was at sea most of the time. The alternative seemed to be to get out of the Navy and find other work so that I could be of more help to my family. However, I felt it was right to continue with my career in the Navy.

NEXT IN THIS ISSUE
Article
Innocence—man's true heritage
May 29, 1995
Contents

We'd love to hear from you!

Easily submit your testimonies, articles, and poems online.

Submit