Kathy is over at fruitfulfamiles.com sharing how we all have our own story to share. She is joined by women from all over the country with — shall we say — LARGER than average families. It’s great inspiration, though, for every mom of every size family!
I am continually amazed at how every mom has her own story. I have been blessed by many women telling me about their mothering lives. This started long ago, before and after I had children.
It seemed that God was telling me that here was His mission field for me. I needed to get used to the need, get used to the pain, and urge them to bring their hearts to Him.
It’s the mom in the grocery store starring into space as she walks around with her newborn in the cart. Wandering aimlessly, looking for something, anything to jog her memory of what she needs.
“Good morning! Are you looking for anything? Oh, I know what you are looking for. You’re looking for a few extra minutes of sleep that you need….,” I’ll say just to have her look up. Sometimes, a smile comes over her face when she knows that empathy exists — even in the aisles of the grocery store.
It’s the mom who somehow thinks that I, of all people, have it all together and suddenly sees that I don’t. She’s relieved. Frankly, so am I. Read more here…at fruitfulfamilies.com.