midlife crisis

Embrace Your Midlife Revolution

Embrace Your Midlife Revolution

Recently, economists discovered a dip in life satisfaction for people between the ages of 45-50. It's reliable and statistically obvious and even appears even when contributing factors like unemployment or divorce are removed. It shows across cultures and even across species.

It's called The Happiness Curve and Jonathan Rausch wrote a book about it.

Welcome to Midlife

Welcome to Midlife

So I get why people buy sports cars and have affairs rather than dwell in this weird middle place. Who wants to deal with deconstructing everything? It’s a hassle, and the pain of doing it is likely only surpassed by the pain of not doing it.

Isn’t God so gracious to provide an example, in the natural world, of exactly how the process works.