Preparing Our Children for Real Life (Hazaq V' Amatz!)


Facing The Waves  








When I look past the never-ending, daily, mundane, do-I-have-to-do-it-again tasks of my days as a mom.... when I really look past them, I am struck with an overwhelming sense of urgency.  An urgency in my being to “prepare” my children for life.  Real life.

Sure I prepare them for life in the everyday circumstances. But do I REALLY prepare them???

Read the rest of Preparing Our Children for Real Life over at Raising Homemakers where I am guest posting today...


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Ruth Schwenk

Ruth Schwenk is the creator of The Better Mom, and along with her husband, the creator of For the Family. She is a pastor’s wife, mom of four energetic kids, a lover of coffee, and dreamer of big dreams. She loves leading, speaking, and blogging. Ruth is the co-author of Hoodwinked: Ten Myths Moms Believe and Why We All Need to Knock It Off and two forthcoming books with Zondervan. A graduate of The Moody Bible Institute, Ruth and her husband have been in full-time local church ministry for over fifteen years.