There will always be circumstances, people and matters of life that could potentially threaten to overwhelm us.
Model to your children what it means to live in celebration of God’s marvelous life.
Look for the miracles that might otherwise go unnoticed each day.
I might be a stay at home mom … but I work hard.Sometimes, too hard. Oh, not at cooking and cleaning necessarily–those things I work at, and most of the time my work … well, it works. If I clean something, it’s clean … at least for a few minutes. And if I cook a meal, we’ll all be full … at least until someone remembers I bought cookie dough ice cream at the grocery store.
It’s the other kind of work that can wear me down, overwhelm me, make me want to hide under covers some mornings. The really tough work: the soul shaping, question-answering, discipling kind of work that has so much at riding on how well I do it. Or so I think…