“If you follow this advice, and if God commands you to do so, then you will be able to endure the pressures, and all these people will go home in peace.” Exodus 18:23
Motherhood is one of the highest and noblest callings in the world, but it can be corrupted by becoming the core of a woman’s identity.
Recently, I was having a discussion with a group of colleagues and we were sharing our working mom stories. One of them stated that she felt that she would not be able to sustain her career and be a mom although she desired children. I briefly told them my story and my ending phrase was “Don’t try to be a supermom…she doesn’t exist.”
If any of you lacks wisdom, you should ask God, who gives generously to all without finding fault, and it will be given to you. – James 1:5
“I can do all this through him who gives me strength.” – Philippians 4:13
Remember that the Lord will give you an inheritance as your reward, and that the Master you are serving is Christ. –Colossians 3:24
“And Mary said: ‘My soul glorifies the Lord and my spirit rejoices in God my Savior, for he has been mindful of the humble state of his servant. From now on all generations will call me blessed” – Luke 1:46-48
“No, despite all these things, overwhelming victory is ours through Christ, who loved us. And I am convinced that nothing can ever separate us from God’s love. Neither.. our fears for today nor our worries about tomorrow..” Romans 8:37-38