Ponder:What is my reaction when I have to repeat and repeat the same lessons to my children? Does it help my frustration level when I realize Jesus had to do the same thing with grown adults?
Pray:God, give me the endurance and patience I need to repeat the lessons my children need to learn to become the people You are calling them to be.
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About the Author
Claire McGarry is the author of the Lenten devotional "With Our Savior," published by Creative Communications for the Family/Bayard, Inc. and Tension to Grace: How Seeking God Can Transform Stress, A Martha & Mary Book, to be published by Our Sunday Visitor in the fall of 2021. Her freelance work has appeared in various Chicken Soup for the Soul books, Focus on the Family magazine, Catechist magazine, These Days devotional, and Keys for Kids devotional. The founder of MOSAIC of Faith, a ministry with several different programs for mothers and children, she blogs at Shifting My Perspective.