As parents we walk a line between master and servant each day. We hold authority over our children and yet we serve them in some of the most basic, mundane and unappreciated ways each day. In parenthood it is natural to be both servant and leader. The only way this paradox can work is through love.
Throw out your expectations for a holy Lent and instead embrace the spontaneity of the Holy Spirit. He just may surprise you.
I’ve decided to pass on a little wisdom from someone who has raised their kids to those who are still in the “thick of it.”