Normal Women Who are Heroes

worthy celebrating the value of womenHeroes are those who are admired for their courage. In my experience and observation, true heroes usually do not think of themselves as heroes or courageous. They’re generally normal people who are put in situations they wouldn’t otherwise have chosen, requiring them to show courage. This could include serving others, enduring chronic suffering, persevering through doubts or mental illness, showing faithfulness in obscurity, etc.

This past week on social media, I asked social media followers to tell me about a (non-famous) living woman who is a hero to them. Here are some of the replies from Twitter (visit my Instagram and Facebook posts to read more).

If there’s a woman who is an unsung hero in your life, why not take a moment to tell her today?