When we bring our children before the magnificent, mysterious world God has made, when we allow them to answer their own questions with more questions, it sparks something sacred in their heart.
The word sent me digging. If this is what my life is measured up to, what does it mean? He held up his hand and traced a line across.
Visits with our family don’t always go as planned. My mind spun with all of the “too’s”… consuming too much sugar, getting too little sleep, and trying to do too much in too little time. It can leave me with too many regrets.
Motherhood’s supreme purpose looks past brief moments and long days. It gains perspective beyond what’s visible and reaches for something invisible.
It’s a question that took me over two decades to answer, “Is it worth it to take young kids on trips they won’t remember?”
I do not want to hand God a clean house. I want to present a life lived in service to others that they might see the face of God.
Raising kids stirs something deep in our souls — an innate knowing that our time is finite. Taking my kids outside in creation, I’m discovering how to stretch our time and pack it to the brim with meaning. God’s creativity provides the riches of resources for teaching the next generation who He is and how He loves us. Join our adventure and discover inspiration and resources for refusing rush, creating habits of rest, living intentionally, and making the most of this beautiful life!