• faith,  family,  fear,  kids

    I choose bold.

     My husband called me out on something I posted the other day. In a loving way, of course. He didn’t actually have to finish his sentence. After he read my Words for Wednesday last week, I knew where he was going when he said, “So you’ve got this quote in here from Jen Hatmaker about wanting kids to be brave and how you want that, too…” I knew what he was getting at. I want to be the brave mom that raises the brave kids. But on a lot of days, it’s not my nature. My nature is to be protective. And afraid.  The closer you get to accomplishing God’s…