Parenting in the 21st century is precarious. Parents often find themselves suspended between snow–capped mountains of exhilaration and craggy chasms of desperation. But what an awesome privilege parents have been given! What an opportunity to grow deeper in our relationship with God and to shepherd little souls as well! Such privilege and opportunity certainly demand more of us than we can hope to give from our own human strength.
Whatever stage of parenting you’re at, Insight for Living UK wants to equip you with helpful tools to help transform your relationship with your children from a struggle to survive into a lifelong love that thrives.
To be “humble in heart” as Christ stated He was, is to be submissive to the core. It involves being more interested in serving the needs of others than in having one’s own needs met.
May 2011 will forever be etched in my memory. Only eight months after being diagnosed with lung cancer, my father moved into full-time in-home hospice care. After receiving his phone call informing me that his prognosis was not good, I left my family in the UK to fly to the western shores of the USA with the intention of spending as much time...