The mom had gone to this church for years and somewhat knew the people in the room, but now it was different.
Now she had a baby.
Now she had this precious, fragile, beautiful little girl and she was anxious about leaving her with ‘strangers’.
She was incredibly nervous to leave her.
Her baby was only 2 months old.
The mom walked to the door
The transition from preschool to elementary is a BIG one—especially at church. And it can be easy as a small group leader to start leading them like they've been in the world for more than 5 years—as if they know things like how to read, write, or do simple math. The reality is: they are sweet, but they are illiterate. (PS- this is why you'll see a
It seems like only a few weeks ago when I first met 25 beautiful young women all dolled up (most likely more for each other than anyone else) and desperate to stand out in a memorable way.
A few days before, I had met with others like myself who had been on this journey before, you know, to get advice, learn the ins and outs