Feeling Discouraged?

What does feeling discouraged mean?

If you work and work on a project and never seem to make any progress, you may feel discouraged, meaning your enthusiasm and optimism have been replaced by doubt and negativity.

If you’ve ever felt discouraged, you won’t be surprised to learn that the word’s French origins refer to courage that has being taken away.

What the Bible says about feeling discouraged?

{Joshua 1:9} “Be strong and courageous. Do not be afraid; Do not be discouraged, for the Lord your God will be with you wherever you go.” 5. {Ephesians -22} “Whenever you feel unloved, unimportant, or insecure, remember to whom you belong.”

How can I stop being discouraged easily?

Engage in positive self talk.

Throughout your day, try to say nice things to yourself. Avoid saying anything to yourself you would not say to another person. If you engage in a lot of negative thoughts about yourself, you will be more prone to feeling discouraged. Evaluate any negatives thoughts that enter your mind.

Why do I get discouraged?

There actually are simple Originally Answered: Why do I get easily discouraged? Fear of failing, past painful memories, a negative mental attitude, lack of support of friends/family , dwelling on mistakes, comparing yourself to others. Fortunately, with a few adjustments you can ward off discouragement.