"The Lord will fight for you, and you have only to be still.” Exodus 14:14 My girls have 4 years between them. This means there are some things they have in common and like to do together but also there is a lot of frustration with Little Sister from Big Sister. Big Sister definitely has the idea …
The last thing I ever wanted to do was to pass my anxiety on to my childrenStill, my adult daughter and I agree that I passed a milder version of anxiety on to her, though she says she doesn't remember me being especially anxious.How did that happen when I worked so hard to create a peaceful home and I didn't even appear anxious to her?
Having an autoimmune disease is incredibly challenging. Parenting with one is even more so. Regardless of our challenges, our highest calling and honor is to train up the next generation. Our kids watch us and learn by our daily choices. As flawed as we may perceive ourselves, I truly believe that with God as our strength, we CAN do it!
I was five months pregnant, totally broke, my daughter had been taken, and divorce papers were in my hands. My heart shattered. My world stopped. My hope seemed gone. I was just surviving. All I could pray was “Jesus help me to trust you, help me to believe, help me live, and help me to take care of my babies."