In dealing with our kids’ pain, we’re sculpting their thinking about God and His relationship to the bad things that happen. Kids learn methods to encounter suffering in these moments—and to choose trust and courage rather than fear at those little, and large, forks in the road. They’re also answering the question, “Where is God in my pain?”
I’m posting on weareTHATfamily.com again, on a topic so close to my heart: How do we help our kids turn their challenges into worship--without being insensitive or coming across Pollyanna? There are at least ten practical ideas for that hard, hard place of helping our kids in their pain. Hope it helps…and may God give you what you need as you love on your your kids.
Because of a Generous Grace,