The parable of the Sower is one of my favorites! The seed that fell into good ground brought forth fruit.
Whenever you try something new, or try to remember something from the past, you risk failing. Sometimes those failures are spectacular.
We do not have to lose the relationship we have with our kids as they get older. We do, however, need to let go of the idea that we get to control their world. I know this is a difficult idea to accept. This reality is a piece of what makes parenting older kids so dang hard.
I have learned that every time I feel fear, that means one thing. LEAN IN BABY.️ It’s go time! Because “there is no growth in your comfort zone, and there is no comfort in your growth zone.”
Whether or not you ever sign up for a half marathon, what life lessons can you take from this? How can you apply this not just to a half marathon, but to your life?
I am reflecting on this a lot.
I invite you to as well.