No matter how dark it gets or how many other things pull at us, if we raise our children righteously, we will have succeeded. If you are a gardener, you know that the garden tended daily is the one that thrives.
She is as well-placed as anyone to start that debate — not just because she lived those changes, but because she has studied them, too. We need to remember that the purpose of our children is not to help keep our homes in order; rather, the purpose of our homes is to help us rear righteous children.
All of them. Then say that.
Yet many families experience the heartbreak of divorce or death. This post has been weighing on my heart.
A separate year study on single parenting that collected data from 40, households in the UK came to a similar conclusion last year. You know those moments where your spouse does something special with the kids that you would have never thought of?