One day a mother was sharing her heart with a friend, telling about a daughter who had gone astray. "If she were my daughter," replied the friend determinedly, "I would kick her out."
The mother thought for a moment and then said, "Yes, if she were your daughter, so would I. But she's mine, and I can't do that."
That's how we moms are. We don't always like the job of parenting, but we're stuck with it—bad days and all. We pray for God's guidance, do the best we can—and then trust the results to Him. read more