Overcoming a Setback

  • Mentoring Conversation Instructions:

    1. Click on the blue circle to show the video to your mentee(s).

    2. After watching the video with your mentee(s), ask these questions to engage the young person(s) in a mentoring conversation with you:

    a) What was Bryshon’s talent and dream?


    b) What happened to Bryshon that damaged his talent and dream?


    c) How did Bryshon respond to what happened to him?


    d) What are some negative ways he could have responded?


    e) What struggles did Bryshon have to overcome to fully recover and get back to running in top form?


    f) What are some lessons you can learn from Bryshon’s story?


    g) Have you had to overcome something in your life?  What? And how did you overcome it?

    h) The Bible in Hebrews 12:1 says, “Therefore we also, since we are surrounded by so great a cloud of witnesses, let us lay aside every weight, and the sin which so easily ensnares us, and let us run with endurance the race that is set before us.”  What does it mean to run our race with endurance?


    i) Have you received Jesus as your Lord and Savior?

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