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Dealing with the Cards You’ve Been Dealt

At times, life can seem like a fixed card game.  To your right is a neighbor who is holding pocket aces.  Their family is like a Norman Rockwell painting, and they never seem to struggle.  You, on the other hand?  Your family is more like a reality TV show than a Rockwell painting.  You look Read More

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Dealing with the Cards You’ve Been Dealt

At times, life can seem like a fixed card game.  To your right is a neighbor who is holding pocket aces.  Their family is like a Norman Rockwell painting, and they never seem to struggle.  You, on the other hand?  Your family is more like a reality TV show than a Rockwell painting.  You look Read More

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How are things going in your home? Everything perfect? Do the siblings get along? Does everyone speak with respect all the time?
Of course not.
Struggle is a natural part of growing up. And if you have a teen in your home, you know they don’t keep that tension to themselves. The drama spreads to everyone under the roof.
But in the midst of the hassle and the heartache, we must never forget that nothing can separate us from God’s love and care. That is not a cliché. It is the hope moms and dads can cling to when things go a little bonkers. If we could actually see what God is up to, we would be singing during those painful times. Trust God for His grace when family life gets a little chaotic.

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