Sometimes the things that stand in your way are interior problems. You carry a heavy load and wear yourself down. You might not be able to change the world, but Christ can certainly change your heart. He gives you the chance to be free and whole again.
Then Jesus told his disciples, “If anyone would come after me, let him deny himself and take up his cross and follow me. For whoever would save his life will lose it, but whoever loses his life for my sake will find it. For what will it profit a man if he gains the whole world and forfeits his soul? Or what shall a man give in return for his soul?