We are constantly told that through all of our struggles, good will eventually come. It’s incredibly encouraging to hear, and it’s certainly true – suffering doesn’t last forever. But also true is that through times of great joy and blessing, suffering comes. It’s sad, it’s something we don’t talk about. The ’til death do us part section of marriage vows calls us to acknowledge death, sadness, will come. But we take it anyway. We do, regularly and without thinking, choose to love in the face of impending disaster. Why? Because joy. Because love. Because that is enough. Take that encouragement from the clip below.