When you’re feeling stressed, depressed or overwhelmed, it’s hard to hold onto that feeling of hope. Feeling like there is no hope is one of the most challenging emotions to manage, especially when the feeling has been absent for a prolonged period of time. We’ve all had those moments when there didn’t appear to be a way out. During these periods, many who are hopeless wonder what the point of even trying is when you feel like there is no hope. Finding hope when it seems like there’s none to be found can be extremely difficult, but it is possible. Hope is there, we just need the courage and faith to walk through the wilderness and find our direction. If you’re ready to change your outlook on life and become a person of hope, here are seven steps that can see hope begin to overflow from within you.