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Keep pushing.

Push through every doubt the enemy instills in your mind. 

Push through the depression. Push through the worrisome moments. Push through that anxiety that won’t let you win. 

You’ve got to keep going.

Keep moving forward. 

You are a great mother. You are a great wife. You are a great employee and an even better friend. 

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Don’t get stuck in the same spot that depression has led you and those thoughts that say you aren’t good enough or worthy enough. 

You are. 

God says you are worthy, and you will make it.

We fight these battles that feel like they will never end, but we will win.

We deal with these voices that tell us we aren’t good enough, but you are, my friend. 

The enemy will try to beat you down, and he will start with your mind and then your body. Don’t let him take you over. 

The enemy will not win.

Let go and let God guide your footsteps. Let Him lead you out of that rut you’ve dug for yourself. Get yourself out of the way, and good things will follow. 

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You are so much more than the doubts you’ve repeated in your head since you were a little girl. 

That little girl inside you still has ambitions, and she is destined to do great things. 

It is never too late to have the life you have always dreamed of. It is never too late to rid yourself of the enemy in your mind.  

You’ve got to trust yourself and trust God during the process. He will do great things through youHe promised us that. 

Savannah Hadden

I'm a young mother/wife/full-time employee raising two daughters, ages three and one while adjusting to life after losing my mother. I never would have dreamed my life would be how it is now . . . I am continuously grieving the death of my mother with two small children at home, while trying to remain strong for my family. I'm just trying to be a great mother while being motherless.

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