Oct 13 2023
Gratitude Amidst Grief and Recovery with Justin Morgan
Justin Morgan dives into a profound journey of a family navigating through the tumultuous waves of a leukemia diagnosis, exploring the emotional, physical, and mental facets of dealing with cancer. The narrative unfolds a tapestry of resilience, hope, and an unwavering spirit, as a father shares the intimate details of their path from despair to triumph. Through actionable steps, maintaining a gratitude journal, and embracing challenges, the family finds a unique healing and strength amidst the struggle. Justin Morgan beautifully intertwines the themes of pain, perseverance, and ultimate victory, offering listeners a genuine, uplifting, and deeply moving story that resonates far beyond the confines of illness and recovery.Chapters:00:00:00 Justin Morgan: Embracing Challenges from Iron Man Races to Life's Toughest Battles00:03:29 The Power of Preparation: Tackling Marathons and Iron Man with Determination00:06:48 Overcoming Personal Demons: The Resilience Behind Every Victory00:11:29 Navigating a Family’s Cancer Journey: From Despair to Triumph00:13:16 Embracing Life's Tests: Cultivating Strength and Resilience00:18:34 Harnessing Past Experiences: Preparing for Life's Ultimate Challenges00:20:40 Gratitude Amidst Trials: Cherishing Moments in the Salt Lake City Bathtub00:23:12 Seeking Light in Shadows: Resilience During The Hardest Times00:25:57 The Beauty of Connection: Drawing Strength from Loved Ones During Weak Moments00:27:09 The Spirit of an Optimist: Embracing and Overcoming Life’s Challenges00:32:01 Personal Evolution: A Tale of Healing, Growth, and Self-Love Through Cancer's Journey00:34:03 The Curious Mind of Justin Morgan: A Lifetime of Learning and GrowthLinks And Resources:Instagram FacebookRaise Private Money Recommended Books: The Untethered Soul by Michael SingerPapercuts by Brent Perkins Loving What Is by Byron KatieThanks so much for joining us this week. Want to subscribe to Eternal Optimist? Have some feedback you’d like to share? Connect with us on iTunes and leave us a review!