Parenting is Hard
Sometimes we can lose sight of eternity amidst the day-to-day challenges of parenting. Whether it is a crying baby who interrupts sleep, or a teenager who won’t clean their room, the trials of child rearing are very real, and persistent. But the moments that test us today are only a small part of a larger picture. As it says in 1 Corinthians 13:12 "For now we see in a mirror dimly, but then face to face. Now I know in part; then I shall know fully, even as I have been fully known.”
As my wife, Kathy, and I shared recently with a room of ministry professionals, "Don’t sweat the details when the big picture is golden!"