We live in troubled times. I think times are always troubled. Such is the nature of life.
We live in wondrous times. I believe we always live in wondrous times. Such is the nature of life.
Pick one of these statements and run with it.
If what you focus on expands, I wish for you at this time of the year, and always, that you choose the second statement. That choice will change the times for you and for everyone you hold dear.