In our world, there are so many things that try to define us as women and especially as moms. So many books, blogs, shows, tweets and people trying to make us into their definition of motherhood.
So many definitions of a "good" mom.
Good moms have their kids in every sport.
Good moms limit sports and activities.
Good moms homeschool their children.
Good moms let their kids go to public school.
Good moms don't let their kids watch TV.
Good moms workout every day and eat healthy.
Good moms feed their kids organic food.
Good moms have pinterest worthy homes and meals and crafts.
Our identity can easily be defined by a million different things.
Our hands can feel like they are being directed by the push of what "good" moms should do.
This is key... He defines what kind of mom you need to be for the children that He asked you to raise.
I'm challenged daily to let my identity as a woman and as a mom be defined by my Creator and allow His hands to guide my way.
My prayer is that when other people look at me, they won't see me trying to create an identity of my own, but that they will see Him through me.
Fun on the journey,