Titus 2 Thursday: “Overworking” our children

This morning’s post was written by Kelly Crawford from Generation Cedar.  Kelly is the helpmeet to Aaron, and mother to 8 precious blessings.

I heard it again…quite a typical comment about grown children of large families:

“She was the oldest of six and felt like her mother required too much of her….so she doesn’t want a large family.”

Size of family debate aside…the issue here is not the number of siblings or the work load, but rather a fundamental lesson of the Christian life that the parents failed to transmit.

The conclusion that “I had to work too hard...” does not echo the perspective of a follower of Christ.  The first misunderstanding is that life is somehow not largely about work.

Read more here.

Join me each Thursday as I share a devotional that has encouraged me in my walk as a wife and mother.


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