March 1, 2015 “Crazy Stressed Parent Meets Jesus” is part 7 in the series on Busyness.
No one can become a parent without becoming busy. Parenting arrests our time, money and deepest hopes and fears. But why do parents seem increasingly harried, flustered, bone-weary? What do we and our children most deeply need and desire? See what happens when one crazy stressed out parent meets Jesus.
Key Quotes and References:
See Keven DeYoung, “Kindergarchy,” in Crazy Busy
See Eugene Peterson, Like Dew Your Youth: Growing Up with Your Teenager
A. Moody Stuart: “… every man influences others more by what he says to himself than by what he says to them.…” (The Life of John Duncan, p. 163)
Kevin DeYoung: “I want [my kids] to look back and think, ‘I’m not sure what my parents were doing of if they even knew what they were doing. But I always knew my parents loved me, and I knew they loved Jesus.” (Crazy Busy, p. 74)
March 1, 2015
Pastor Chuck Jacob