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4 Letting Go of Supermom

Like many women, Rakhi McCormick thought that welcoming children into her life would be an always-oyful experience. Here she shares the lessons she has learned when motherhood and pregnancy didn’t turn out to be the fairy tale she expected.

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12 I Hear You, Lonely Mama

Jane Korvemaker reflects on a recent encounter with a new mama and invites her and all other side-lining, sometimes-Mass-goers to come and risk being loved by a Church full of peculiar people, even when our children risk us all being exposed to the world for who we are: vulnerable. We are, all of us, vulnerable.

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1 If I Were a Rich Mom

Kelly Pease writes about not letting your want of things get the best of you. If we live in the what-if’s of the comforts we long for, we miss the what-is-now and the life that Jesus is offering us through the simplicity of vocation.

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2 How to Have a Happy Kid

Kelly Pease learned how the role of a parent can be inspired by Jesus, the Good Shepherd. He doesn’t do a tap dance and a comedy routine when times are tough. He fulfills the deeper needs. He tells us all throughout the scriptures that things will be hard, but still He is there.

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2 Letting Go

The moment has arrived to let go a little, offer him up to God, nudge him toward the edge of the nest so he can learn to fly. These are the birth pangs of the push forward, and birth pangs, like delivery, hurt. Judy Klein muses on letting go as her youngest child moves closer to independence.

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