The Weakest Reed

He will not crush the weakest reed or put out a flickering candle.

August 20, 2014
by Rachel Gustafson
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A decidedly unspiritual post….

OK, I read it this morning too.  The sweet but inspiring post written for us moms with babies entering Kindergartner in the fall.  And I’m feeling the twinge.  Probably more than I’d like to admit.  But overall, I’m anticipating the … Continue reading

May 4, 2013
by Rachel Gustafson
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Does our culture honor mothers or shame them?

Can I beg for your grace while I try to tackle a difficult hypothesis?  Our society doesn’t really value mothering.  We give it a lot of lip service, but we do not give it a place of true honor.   … Continue reading