You want to help your children follow God’s will for their lives, but how are you supposed to know that will? By focusing on what our children might do vocationally at some future point, we forget that God has appointed us to train children to follow God wherever He leads.
I recently read Crazy Busy, by Kevin DeYoung. It’s a great little book, and it helped me a lot. However, one chapter in particular stood out to me. The title of the chapter is “You Need to Stop Freaking Out about Your Kids.” Here are some of the highlights as well as four takeaways.