Parenting is not just about looking after our children, it is about how we look after ourselves and our relationships in the family...
If you missed Kids Matter speaking to Cinnmon Network about how churches can support families, parents and children during lockdown, CLICK ON THE POST for an introduction and link to the webinar!
Loving people in the way they need to be loved, not the way YOU need to be loved, makes all the difference.
If our children think they are all we have, and that they are responsible for how happy we are, then they will be unable to leave, be independent and flourish in the world.
Lockdown life has placed some serious limitations on our ability to purchase/receive resources to keep our children busy but there are still things we can do and games we can play to put a positive spin on confinement.
The question that we were asking pre-COVID remains, only with increased urgency: in theses extraordinary times, whose job is it to support the children and families who are in desperate need?