A Prayer for Disappointed Olympians (and the Rest of Us)

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - AUGUST 14: Miguel Delas of Spain looks dejected after their 2-1 defeat during the Men's hockey quarter final match between Spain and Argentina on Day 9 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Olympic Hockey Centre on August 14, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by David Rogers/Getty Images)

Like me and probably like you, my friend Clare Chate watched a lot of the Rio Olympics. Moved by the public failures some of these athletes endured, she wrote this post and prayer—which I’m sure will prove helpful for all us non-athletes too…in fact, anyone who’s had a disappointment or a broken dream. More…