Author Melanie Jean Juneau
I might have looked like a self-sacrificing mother but I was merely acting out of a sense of self-preservation when I put my kids’ needs first.
I would wrap the newborn tightly in a warm blanket and let each child cuddle up to a living and breathing teddy baby.
We cannot allow fear of the devil and deception to be stronger than our trust in God’s Mercy and Grace. Fear freezes us, often preventing the inner spiritual journey that leads to fullness of life in Christ.
For almost a quarter of a century, humans need a special kind of love and nurturing that will not only meet them and connect with them right where they are, but also guide them gently without controlling them and stunting their own growth intellectually, emotionally, and spiritually.