I pray you are blessed by these wonderful reads.
Ever Feel Like a Referee? by Pam of Doorposts
The Mystery of Child Training: Where To Begin? by Sally Clarkson of I Take Joy
"Training is constant instruction, interference with immature and inappropriate behavior, consequences of some sort, and modeling or requiring a correction of that behavior, with constant attention to the relationship."
When You're Finding It Hard to Be Patient by Ann Voskamp of A Holy Experience
"How can I be patient in the pain of now?
And it strikes me, an epiphany over the fry of bubbling pancakes, “Love is only patient if it’s first grateful for what is.”
When I am not patient? My failure to love is first a failure to be grateful for who people are right now."