And let us run with perseverance the race marked out for us, fixing our eyes on Jesus, the pioneer and perfecter of faith - Hebrews 12:1-2
Welcome to Run with Perseverance. This is a space where I will openly speak about my own race, one which has known the deepest joy and searing pain.
Running is a great analogy for life itself, but the name of the site comes from something much deeper. The bible verse quoted above, in so many ways, reflects everything I am and aspire to.
The darkest moments of my race encompassed 15 years living with serious mental illness which led to being homeless and 3 suicide attempts.
However those moments prepared me for a life in which I can give to others through fundraising and awareness raising.
In the same way, it is the dark, cold mornings which have allowed me to run over 30 marathons, a life transforming journey in itself.
Welcome to my life. Whatever your circumstances, I hope you will be inspired to persevere both through joy and challenges alike.
I will patiently be adding content over the coming weeks and months so please do bear with me during that time!
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