Is your child serious & dedicated enough to benefit from our camp? Take FREE Test to Find Out
  • About PGC
  • Camp Reviews
  • Today’s Monday Mindset: Keep It In Perspective

    We just finished a 30 minute visit with a woman that my mom has gotten to know who fled Ukraine with her husband and her daughter. They’re from Kyiv, and she was just sharing the trauma they’ve experienced. And it was heart-wrenching to hear of everything they’ve endured.

    They still have family there. Her brother has enlisted in the Army. And now, they’re moving from Canada because they can’t afford rent and can’t stay any longer. So they’re going to Spain where it’s cheaper.

    And I was just really touched. Touched probably isn’t even the right word. I admired her courage and what they’ve been able to survive. And also, reminded of the challenges in our own lives that are so easy to get wrapped up in.

    I was reminded to keep it in perspective because there are others around the world and in countries like Ukraine who are going through unthinkable, unspeakable challenges.

    Even as she moves to Spain, her husband is going to have to go away for six months, and then home for two months, and then gone for six months just to be able to pay for them to survive and live.

    And so whatever you’re going through today, not to diminish the challenges we have that are predominantly first world problems, not to diminish those in the least because they’re real and we feel them, but to keep it in perspective, whatever you’re experiencing today, to keep it in perspective of what others are experiencing in different countries in the world. And if you do that, I think you’ll be filled with gratitude and perspective.

    So keep it in perspective.

    That’s your Monday Mindset.

    New Here?

    Get videos like these delivered to your inbox!

    Share This Post

    Related Articles

    Monday Mindset: 3 Steps to Get Massive Results

    Here are three steps to getting the results for anything you want to achieve in life, whether it’s in basketball, school, work, or life.

    Read Article

    Monday Mindset: Faith & Surrender

    Have you ever been disappointed by believing in something that didn’t materialize?

    Read Article

    Monday Mindset: Give Confidence to Others

    Look for opportunities to raise the performance of somebody else by letting them know you believe in them.

    Read Article

    About PGC

    PGC Basketball provides intense, no-nonsense basketball training for players and coaches. Our basketball camps are designed to teach players of all positions to play smart basketball, be coaches on the court, and be leaders in practices, games and in everyday life.

    We combine our unique PGC culture with a variety of teaching methods and learning environments to maximize the learning potential of those that attend our sessions. In addition to spending 6-7 hours on the court each day, lessons will be reinforced through classroom sessions and video analysis.

    Our goal at PGC is to empower you with the tools to fulfill your basketball dreams, while also assisting you in experiencing the joy of the journey.

    To learn more about PGC Basketball, including additional basketball training tips and videos, visit our YouTube Channel or find us on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.

    Hey Click Here
    Hey Tap Here