Are you ready for this?
God did not give us our children to make us look good.
Am I the only one who thought that was part of the deal?
I was floored when I read this in How to Have a H.E.A.R.T.
for your Kids.
It was quite a wake up call.
God entrusted us with our children so that we could raise
them to become godly adults.
Making their parents look good is a nice perk, but certainly
not part of His plan.
Have fun with your children.
See them for how amazing they are, not in how
they make you look.
I always dreamed of a cheerleading daughter. An honor
roll cutie. Just think of the reflection on me! The
wonderful Mom who does everything right!
Neither my husband or I ever mastered the
There is no honor roll in home school.
Yes, we all want to be "the best". Winners. First Place.
But God is teaching me that there is SO much more to life
than being #1!
My daughters are both amazing in ways I never could have dreamed!
God knows best!
My oldest sees the best in everyone.
She forgives without hesitation.
She has such absolute grace.
I learn patience from her.
My youngest is Miss Organization and helps me daily with my To Do list.
She is the first to notice if I am having a bad day.
Then generously offers me a "spa.":)
I learn kindness from her.
Thank God for your blessings.
Then go give them a hug.:)