• Home
  • >>
  • Blog
  • >>
  • #TeacherTired: How to Find Strength When You’re Not Sure You Can Keep Going

#TeacherTired: How to Find Strength When You’re Not Sure You Can Keep Going


 Feeling #TeacherTired? Join this conversation with Gina Rodriguez, author of the book #TeacherTired as we discuss how to find strength in God when you're just not sure you can keep going.

listen here:

time stamps

(3:00) How prayer and reading the Word can help you as a tired teacher

(5:04) Is God in public schools?

(7:19) Where did the word university come from (and why does it matter)?

(9:14) Facing division and clashing opinions

(12:23) How do we develop a sense of calm among the busyness of teaching?

(15:24) When you want to be the “number 1” teacher

(18:37) What you need to hear if you feel like you want to quit teaching

(20:32) Combatting fear with the Bible


Key Takeaways

- Prayer and the Word of God are powerful. 

-It’s not just pastors who do ministry! We are ALL the body of Christ, the light into the darkness, and the living letter to the world.

-God is in public schools because He has placed us- Christians- there.

-Unity in diversity; we are called to unity, but that doesn't mean we are all the same.

-When you get offended by something, take it to the Lord and ask Him how you should respond to represent Him well, rather than reacting out of anger or defense.

-You can't do everything; stop and make intentional choices to do what matters most to you.

-Rather than comparing ourselves to others, think: “Am I giving my best in what the Lord has put me in?”

-Our God is so great He can make plan B be even better than plan A. There’s no mistake He can’t course-correct and bless. 

-If God can feed the 5,000, He can take the little we have and abundantly provide.

resources mentioned:

spread the word!

Did you find this post helpful? Clue in your fellow teachers by sharing the post directly (just copy the URL) or by clicking one of the buttons to automatically share on social media.


This article may contain affiliate links. This means that if you purchase a resource after clicking the link, Teach 4 the Heart may receive a small commission at no extra cost to you. Thanks for helping support Teach 4 the Heart in this way.

What to Read Next
  • Very direct and clear ! There are no one way of doing this profession . Prayer is the key ! Teachers are born to love and train up others.

  • {"email":"Email address invalid","url":"Website address invalid","required":"Required field missing"}