Hope is finding the strength to get out of bed on a Monday morning to face the week ahead. Hope is being a point down in the final with only 5 minutes to go. Hope is walking into an exam with the feeling that you haven't revised enough.
The definition for hope is - "a feeling of expectation and desire for a particular thing to happen." Everyday, whether we are aware of it or not each one of us are hopeful for something. Whether it is something small like hoping it doesn't rain or whether it is something huge like hoping the test results come back clear. Hope is the driving force that keeps us going, having hope is so important. Having hope in something keeps us focused and determined on our journey's throughout life, hope helps us fight the battles life may throw at us and helps us stay positive and optimistic.
If you're ever feeling down and feel that you have no hope left, think of these 4 words. This is how hope can make you feel:
H - Happiness
O - Optimistic
P - Peaceful
E - Excited
Let us know what hope means to you! We would love to hear from you!
Jane, HopeAgain Web Consultant.